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Monterey and Carmel Tour

Monterey and Carmel Tour

Monterey and Carmel 1-Day Bus Tour

Monterey & Carmel One-Day Tour

On our Monterey & Carmel One-Day Tour you’ll enjoy amazing coastal views while driving along Highway 1, passing by Half Moon Bay and Santa Cruz to Monterey Bay. Highlights on the Monterey & Carmel One-Day Tour include: the scenic 17-Mile Drive, Pebble Beach, and the quaint costal town of Carmel-by-the-Sea. Upon arriving in Monterey, you’ll be able to stroll the historic Cannery Row, with luxury hotels, exquisite restaurants, boutique shopping, and a scenic pier.

Our Monterey and Carmel Tour will then take you through Pacific Grove viewing the famous Pebble Beach golf course, the Lone Cypress Tree, and the scenic outlook points of the Pacific Ocean. You will also be taken to the enchanted town of Carmel-by-the-Sea and the historic Carmel Mission, where you can have lunch, explore the boutique shops and art galleries, and take in the breathtaking white sandy beaches. After your full day tour of Monterey Bay, 17-Mile drive, & Carmel-by-the-Sea, we'll journey back to San Francisco and drop you off at your hotel. Discover the history and culture of the Monterey Bay on this Monterey and Carmel Tour.

Monterey & Carmel Tour by Bus - Times Approximate

8:00 - 8:30 AM
Pick up for the Monterey & Carmel tour at hotels in Downtown San Francisco or Fisherman's Wharf area.
9:00-12:00 AM
Begin the tour to Monterey, driving along Highway 1 viewing California's rugged coastline with a rest-stop in Daven Port.
12:30 - 2:00 PM
Arrive in Monterey where you can promenade the shops and have a meal in one of the many restaurant of the historic Cannery Row. Also, a chance to visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium (admission not included).
2:00 - 4:00 PM
Drive through Pacific Grove, known for its Monarch butterflies and turn-of-the century Victorian homes. Then follow the scenic 17-Mile Drive through Del Monte Forest, seeing the legendary Pebble Beach Golf Course and the Lone Cypress Tree.
4:00 - 5:30 PM
The last portion of this tour will be held at the beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea, where you can shop in small boutiques and visit quaint art and photography galleries.
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Finish the Monterey and Carmel tour and head to San Francisco.
7:30 - 8:00 PM
Drop off at hotels in Downtown San Francisco or Fisherman's Wharf areas.
Monterey and Carmel Tour Tour Prices* Adults (12+) Children (< 11)
Regular Price: $94 $53
Internet Special: $89 $49
Monterey & Carmel Tour Available daily.

Customer Reviews

Monterey and Carmel Tour
– Barbara C. on 09/21/2014

Joe was fabulous we really enjoyed the tour


  • Complimentary hotel pick-up
  • Guided tour through the famous 17-mile drive
  • Visit Monterey Bay, Cannery Row, and Carmel
  • Drive through Pacific Grove & Pebble Beach
  • Enjoy the scenic beauty and history of Monterey
  • Tour Operator: Extranomical or 3rd Party


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