12 days in Big Sur Itinerary

12 days in Big Sur Itinerary

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A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Visit Point Sur State Historic Park and New Camaldoli Hermitage for their historical value. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and Sand Dollar Beach. Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Limekiln State Park, hike along Big Sur, take in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls, and look for all kinds of wild species at Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Big Sur travel itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and Metropolitan Oakland International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Fri).

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, Sand Dollar Beach
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Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Point Sur State Historic Park ©
Point Sur State Historic Park
Limekiln State Park ©
Limekiln State Park

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