Big Sur

Big Sur, California
With dramatic cliffs, wild waves and crystalline views of the Pacific Ocean, Big Sur offers epic coastal scenery. The strip of Highway 1 in this area is routinely rated as one of the most spectacular drives in the world, with soaring sea cliffs that tumble down into the deep blue drink. Big Sur boasts a wealth of trees, wildflowers, California condors and marine life, from playful sea otters to magical gray whales. The ideal setting for a scenic vacation, the natural bounty of the Big Sur coastline cannot fail to enchant you. Located right at the northern tip of this stunning slice of planet earth, Hyatt Highlands Carmel provides a perfect home base to explore all the charms of the coast.

Big Sur, California Near Carmel
Though the region is sparsely populated, Big Sur attracts numerous travelers from the nearby California cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles, as well as international tourists looking for America the beautiful. You will find it at Big Sur, and as the winding road along the coast turns back and forth (and back and forth), your jaw will drop as your eyes try to soak in the striking scenery. Travel along the edge of the world where the Santa Lucia Mountains meet the Pacific Ocean and experience one of the most beautiful places that you will ever encounter.

Big Sur, California
Discover all kinds of fun and relaxing things to do in Big Sur and in the gorgeous area around Hyatt Highlands Carmel, from horseback riding and flightseeing adventures to wine tasting, spa treatments and hiking trails that lead to breathtaking vistas. Visit unique gift shops and eclectic art galleries, uncover hidden hot springs and explore redwood forests. Hit the water and go for a sail, take a sea kayaking lesson, sign up for SCUBA diving or grab a picnic basket and relax on a peaceful beach. Hyatt Highlands Carmel is one of the only hotels at Big Sur, and with unparalleled scenery, an incredible coastline and breathtaking views at every turn, this area of California is a traveler’s dream.
For more information on Big Sur events, activities, destinations, and more, please visit the Big Sur Visitor's Bureau.

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120 Highlands Drive, Carmel, California, USA, 93923

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