Big Sur

Big Sur Travel Guide

There’s a wide range of fantastic things to do in Big Sur. This guide will help find the activities that suit you! For ocean lovers, Adventures by the Sea is what to do in Big Sur. They offer kayaking trips with excellent views of Cannery Row. If you enjoy hiking the great outdoors, Berry Creek Falls Trail is the thing to do in Big Sur. You’ll be able to spot Californian wildlife during this 12-mile and enjoy the nature and tranquility of Big Sur.

If you’re up for a drive along the California coast, a trip to Cannery Row in Monterey is a must. The waterfront district became famous due to a novel by John Steinbeck. Cannery Row offers excellent opportunities for shopping and dining. If you have a sweet tooth, The Cottage of Sweets in Carmel, CA is well worth the just a quick trip up the coast. The Maple Walnut Fudge is a must-try. If you’d rather stay put and are wondering what to do in Big Sur, there are horseback ride tours, hikes in the Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park or a trip to the Henry Miller Library.

Deep within Los Padres National Forest, Pfeiffer Beach is a surreal mix of purple sand, giant redwoods, sycamores, and oaks. Offshore, a smattering of sea stacks are scattered like biscuit crumbs across the ocean.

Deep within Los Padres National Forest, Pfeiffer Beach is a surreal mix of purple sand, giant redwoods, sycamores, and oaks. Offshore, a smattering of sea stacks are scattered like biscuit crumbs across the ocean.