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From San Francisco: Monterey and Carmel Day Tour

Product ID: 7381
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Cruise along California's spectacular coastline on a relaxing day trip from San Francisco. Follow Highway 1 to the Monterey Peninsula and visit Steinbeck's Cannery Row. Finish with a stop at the town of Carmel-by-the-Sea before returning to San Francisco.
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Mobile ticketing
Duration 11 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pickup from selected San Francisco hotels. If pickup is not available from your hotel, please meet at the local partner's office, Union Square, 478 Post Street.

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  • Travel the 17-mile Scenic Drive
  • Visit Cannery Row, made famous by John Steinbeck
  • Wander the quaint town of Carmel by the sea
  • Ample photo stops along the way
  • San Francisco

  • 2.5 hours

  • Monterey (break, photo stop, lunch, shopping)

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium (visit) optional

  • 17-Mile Drive (photo stop)

  • Carmel (break, shopping)

  • 3 hours

  • San Francisco

5.5 hours

Pickup included
Main stop
Full description
Travel scenic California’s Pacific Coast Highway 1 to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, famous for its spectacular ocean views, abundant wildlife, and historical past. You will stop at Cannery Row, made famous by John Steinbeck, where there are great shops and restaurants overlooking the Pacific.

Next travel through the famous 17-Mile Drive and see Pebble Beach Golf Course. Photo stops will be made along this gorgeous drive. Your tour continues to Carmel by the sea where ample time is given to walk through this charming town dotted with lovely shops, and beautiful architecture.
  • Full-day tour
  • Transportation by air-conditioned bus
  • WiFi and restroom on board
  • Pickup from selected San Francisco hotels
  • Carmel and Steinbeck's Cannery Row in Monterey.
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks

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Important information
Know before you go
• Pickup is available from selected hotels in San Francisco
• If pickup is not available from your hotel, you'll have to make your way to the meeting point at the local partner's office
• Please contact the local partner after booking to confirm your pickup or meeting point details

From US$ 85 per person

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Product ID: 7381