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Big Sur Monterey from San Jose

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Pickup included

Starting time: 9:30am

Price details

Price is $678.00 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is $678.00


Price is $678.00
* Select 4 adult tickets to get our lowest price of $205 per adult

What's included, what's not

  • What's includedWhat's includedPrivate transportation
  • What's includedWhat's includedTrasnsportation by Town Car
  • What's includedWhat's includedWiFi on board
  • What's includedWhat's includedAir-conditioned vehicle
  • What's includedWhat's includedAll Fees and Taxes
  • What's includedWhat's includedReturn trip ticket from Salinas to San Jose Diridon Station by Coast Starlight train
  • What's excludedWhat's excludedLunch
  • What's excludedWhat's excludedDinner
  • What's excludedWhat's excludedGratuity

Know before you book

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Covid-19 protocols are observed by our staff.

Activity itinerary

Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park
  • 30m

1) From San Jose - Total time 8 hours. Driver guide will pick you up at San Jose Diridon Station at about 9:30 a.m. Driving through Silicon Valley and The Redwoods you reach the coast at Santa Cruz. Along Highway 1 you go through Aptos, Capitola, and agricultural area to Elkhorn Slough and Moss Beach. Soon you are in Castroville driving through miles of artichoke and strawberry fields. Along the coast you see sand dunes on the west and Salinas Valley with the coastal mountain range to the east. Salinas River empties into Monterey Bay. Past California State University of Monterey in what used to be Fort Ord through Marina and Seaside you reach Monterey and Carmel by 11:30. Continue on Highway One through Point Lobos, Garrapata and Rocky Point to Bixby Bridge.

  • 2h

Further south you can wander in the Redwoods, have lunch at The River Inn or at Nepenthe or ask the driver to take you to any special place you want to see. By about 3:30 you return to Monterey. Time permitting you can take an alternate drive through 17 Mile Drive and see Pebble Beach.

Bixby Bridge
  • 15m

This iconic single span concrete bridge built during 1940s is seen in many movies and commercials. You stop at both ends for views and taking photos.

McWay Falls
  • 15m
  • Admission ticket included

Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures
  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitized between use
Safety measures
  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Activity location

    • Pfeiffer Big Sur Rd
    • 93920, Big Sur, California, United States

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • 65 Cahill Street
    • 95110, San Jose, California, United States

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