Neighboring Carmel-By-The-Sea, Pebble Beach’s 17-Mile Drive is widely recognized as one of the most scenic drives in the entire world. 17-Mile drive provides a driving experience unlike any other, running both along the Pacific coastline and through the Del Monte Forest.
One major point of interest on 17-Mile Drive is Cypress Point Lookout, which is home to the famed Lone Cypress tree. The Lone Cypress has stood strong for over 250 years as one of California’s most prominent landmarks and one of the most famous trees in the world. The Lone Cypress was even recognized as one of the “10 Most Magnificent Trees in the World,” by World Amazing Events.com. The cypress has become an icon of Pebble Beach and the area in general, and is now used as the symbol of the Pebble Beach Company.
In addition to the Lone Cypress, visitors to 17-Mile Drive will experience spectacular views of Carmel Bay, Del Monte Forest, and the world-renowned Pebble Beach Golf Links. 17-Mile Drive even passes by The Lodge at Pebble Beach, which is considered by many to be the heart of Pebble Beach. Sure to create lasting memories, 17-Mile Drive is one landmark that no visitor to the area will want to miss.