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Big Sur Tours and More

48485 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9694
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Unforgettable!

Dave picked us up in Monterey and took my husband and I on an unforgettable journey to Big Sur and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hailey C
The pacific highway is closed!

We took a flight to Monterey and rented a car to drive from there to our hotel in San Simeon taking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sveta s
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Custom tours of California's Central Coast; don't be a tourist, be a traveler!
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pebble beach” (14 reviews)
“his knowledge” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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48485 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9694
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dave picked us up in Monterey and took my husband and I on an unforgettable journey to Big Sur and everywhere in between. He knows all of the best spots and has great recommendations for things to see / do while in town. He's also...More

Thank Hailey C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a flight to Monterey and rented a car to drive from there to our hotel in San Simeon taking the breathtaking Pacific Highway. We started the trip at around 2:30 PM, so we made just a short 1 hour stop at Point Lobos...More

Thank sveta s
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's not much I can add to Dave's tour. Just look at all his positive, glowing reviews. So, on to the point; Would I recomend anyone for the tour- Absolutly. And, the real test, would I use Dave again,- without a doubt. He's simply the...More

Thank audie c
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I moved to Monterey in June 2017 and due to work and unfamiliarity with the area, had not been able to venture down the highway through Big Sur until my parents visited last weekend. Dave picked us up at their hotel and gave us a...More

1  Thank Jason M
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I called Dave to book a tour for my fiancée and I one month in advance. I mention this because he asked me a lot of questions about what we found interesting and catered the stops on the tour to our interests. I was impressed...More

Thank rickeyhelsel
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Dave provided us with an incredible tour of Big Sur and more. We liked all the information he shared about the area, the spectacular sights, the delicious breakfast at River Inn, sea life spottings, the beautiful Hawthorne Gallery, and his knowledge of our hometown, Onalaska...More

Thank nevis5169
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Dave took us all around the Monterey Bay showing us many local spots. His tour was spontaneous and catered to our interests. He really loved to listen and talk to my girlfriend and me. He knew so much about the central coasts history and many...More

Thank Mike N
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Dave's one person guide service, Big Sur Tours and More, is just that-MORE! Without boring you with too many superlatives here goes: In addition to being a California native Dave is one of those rare individuals that is punctual, informative and entertaining.. His choice of...More

1  Thank Joy B
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Dave was the perfect guide. Our three days with Dave and this breathtaking coast is now etched in our memory bank forever. He was super knowledgeable about the area. His outgoing personality and quick wit made our one-of-a-kind trip even more enjoyable. Dave's hotel and...More

Thank Bowles J
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We didn't take a tour but we drove. National Geographic lasts this as one of the top 50 drives on planet earth and having done it I can see why. Around every corner is another spectacular view. Mountains, ocean, beautiful woods, breathtaking in every way....More

1  Thank OnTheRochs
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to_calvary
16 July 2016|
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Response from hawthornenepenthe | Property representative |
While a round trip from San Francisco can be done in one long day, I highly recommend staying overnight in Carmel or Monterey. Much to see and do there. Highway one is bank in the drive is quite smooth in the hands of a... More
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JohneeCanuck
13 September 2015|
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Response from thefeff | Reviewed this property |
Here is his phone number. 831-241-2526
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