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“Not worth the money” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of 17-Mile Drive

17-Mile Drive
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US$750.00*
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Monterey with Carmel and 17 Mile Drive - Private SUV Tour
Ranked #3 of 101 things to do in Monterey
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Owner description: Seals bask on the beach and pelicans perch on rocky cliffs along this famous drive that passes through many popular spots.
San Francisco, California
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Not worth the money”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2013

To have to pay $10+ for this drive...when you get just as good view, if not better driving from Monterey through Pacific Grove for FREE.

Visited November 2013
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“World Classic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2013

Unlike many well-know landmarks, Pebble Beach is totally about the natural beauty of the area. Flora, fauna, sea life abound.

Visited November 2013
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“You have to do this”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2013

Even though it costs 10 dollars (may be 12) to just drive through a residential area, it is WELL worth it. That is one of the most scenic drives I have ever made. From the different rock formations, the ocean, and the drive down highway 1 from Monterey to there is just an incredible experience you cannot miss.

Visited June 2013
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Montreal
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“Beautiful!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

Definitely worth the time. The views of the ocean are just beautiful. We took some fantastic photos at some of the vista points.

Visited November 2013
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Fresno, California, United States
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“Nice scenic drive thru Pebble Beach!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

Though it costs just shy of $10 to enter, if you have some food and beverages handy, you can take a leisurely drive to see some fancy beach homes, the rugged coast, and just take in the atmosphere. I chose to have wine, cheese, bread and relax at the Lone Cypress tree. Many spots marked to draw you attention. It is between Pacific Grove and Carmel off Hwy 1 and will take you in a loop, follow the signs and the red lines in the middle of road to guide you and watch for other slow cars, joggers, bikes, etc.

Visited November 2013
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