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17-Mile Drive, Monterey
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A scenic road winding its way over the Monterey Peninsula, 17-Mile Drive runs along the Pacific coastline and passes several well-known golf courses and private mansions. Serving as the main road of a gated community, this drive features several scenic overlooks where you can take in unobstructed views of the region's mountains and beaches. Once inside the community's gates, follow the posted signs and red lines painted on the pavement to stay on the route. For street views and a list of nearby attractions, check out the interactive map provided on the official website. For 17-Mile Drive and beyond, use our Monterey family vacation planner to get the most from your Monterey vacation.
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  • If you are in the area and want to see the Mansions and Golf courses of Pebble Beach along with great views of the ocean this is a great drive. The minimum fee for entrance is worth the trip. Lots of ...  more »
  • Great cycle with a few stiff hills and a constant breeze (windy!!) the scenery is fabulous from the rugged Pacific Grove area through the elite golf terrain of Spanish, Cypress and Pebble. The real es...  more »
  • We brought our bicycles and decided to ride 17 mile drive. It was breathtaking! We started at our hotel about 2 miles from the wharf then followed the scenic route from there. We stopped along the way...  more »