Monterey's 17-Mile Drive wows from the entrance of Pacific Grove and Carmel to famed Pebble Beach. Ride past the seaside towns, fancy mansions, golf links and rocky coastlines that make up this magical journey. The massive Del Monte Forest is a sight to see. Don't overlook the seals at Fanshell Overlook. Take pictures of The Lone Cypress, one of the most enchanting landmarks in California. Pack a lunch and enjoy a scenic picnic at Spanish Bay. Shop, dine or tee off at The Lodge at Pebble Beach. And there's no point in taking the 17-Mile Drive without a visit to Point Joe attraction to see natural rock formations.
Pebble Beach is known for award-winning cuisine and spectacular views. From casual eats to gourmet dining, there are over a dozen eateries at the Lodge, Inn, and in the area. Alfresco style. Epic views. Posh settings. You name it. Sample fresh seafood and the finest cuts of meat.
If you’re planning the scenic 17-Mile Drive in Monterey, California, add these points of interest to your list. The Del Monte Forest with thousands of acres. The famed Lone Cypress. The Spanish Bay, the rocky point Joe and Fanshell Overlook. Cap it off with a visit to The Lodge at Pebble Beach.