Discover miles of rugged coastline with stunning views on the Pacific Ocean. Big Sur is a hiker's heaven and a nature lover's paradise. Enjoy an epic drive down California's Central Coast from Carmel to San Simeon and explore this natural playground with beaches, lookouts, and breathtaking views.
Explore national and state parks with winding trails, giant trees, rocky cliffs, and postcard worthy beaches. Trek scenic hiking trails through the redwoods at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Par with a waterfall over the tall cliffs. Climb high hillside trails for the best coastal views on earth. Grab a bite to eat at one of the clifftop restaurants, like the famous Nepenthe, and take in jaw-dropping vistas of the Pacific Ocean and dramatic coastline. The Wave Street Inn is about 32 miles north of Big Sur on Highway 1.