Join a semi-private tour along California's Pacific Coast to explore historic Monterey and picturesque Carmel-by-the-Sea. An exquisite day of sightseeing!
Leave San Francisco for a day, as your guide consults and customizes your day's itinerary to your group's interests. Visit Santa Cruz and a few spectacular scenic lookout points and then Monterey’s famous Cannery Row. Take a moment to stroll among the shops and grab some lunch. Then you are off again, through the little town of Pacific Grove and see its beautiful homes, world-class golf courses, and even the last remaining forest of rare Monterey Cypress trees. Finally, upon arrival to the enchanted town of Carmel-by-the-Sea, spend some time exploring before heading back to San Francisco.
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Pick-up at Select Downtown San Francisco and Fisherman's Wharf Hotels
Depart San Francisco & Drive Along Highway 1 (3 hrs)
View California's rugged coastline as you drive to Monterey on the famed Highway 1 with a rest-stop in Davenport.
Explore Monterey (1.5 hrs)
Arrive in Monterey where you can enjoy the shops and have a meal in one of the many restaurants of the historic Cannery Row. If time allows, you might also be able to squeeze in a quick visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium (admission not included).
Pacific Grove & Del Monte Forest Sightseeing Drive (1.5 hrs)
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.
Visit Carmel-by-the-Sea (1.5 hrs)
Shop in small boutiques and visit quaint art and photography galleries.
Drive Back to San Francisco (3 hrs)
Drop-off at Select Downtown San Francisco and Fisherman's Wharf Hotels
Price & Options
The vehicles are only able to accommodate collapsible wheelchairs that fold flat. Please indicate during booking if you are bringing a wheelchair on the tour so that the driver can be notified.
For the child's safety on the tour vehicles, it is required that participants bring a child safety seat for all children that are eight years old and below or less than 4 ft 9 in (145 cm).
This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
If less than 5 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
A valid government-issued photo ID
Sweatshirt / light jacket
Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
It is not recommend to use your time in Monterey to visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium. If you choose to do so, the entrance fee for the Monterey Bay Aquarium is not included.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
Gratuity is not included in the price.
Meals are not included in the price.
Drinks and meals are available for purchase
You can book a maximum of 13.
Frequently Asked Questions
Cancellations made 72 hours before the start of tour will incur a USD 35.00 fee per booking.