Big Sur Vacations

A magnet for visitors to the bustling city of Monterey, Big Sur has much to offer visitors. Big Sur is situated 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Monterey’s central business district. If you are flying in, Big Sur is approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Monterey Peninsula Airport.

Big Sur is close to many of Monterey’s well-known sights. The Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park and the Point Sur Lighthouse are two of the interesting place to visit here. And don’t miss Bixby Bridge and the Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park.

Monterey is known throughout the world as the home of the Monterey Bay Aquarium. This iconic landmark is 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the middle of town.

The center of Monterey has lots of great places to see. So take your family and visit Fisherman's Wharf.

Hit a few balls at the Carmel Valley Ranch Golf Course in Carmel, amongst the most popular greens in the area.

If you are travelling with adults there are some great places to spend time, such as Bernardus Winery in Carmel, Heller Estate and Talbotts Vineyards.

When you’re ready to put your feet up after enjoying the delights of Big Sur, check in to one of the area's many accommodation options. The Carmel Valley Ranch, the Ventana Inn And Spa, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel and the Hyatt Carmel Highlands are just three of the many great places to stay around here.

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