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You have to stop and take photos!!!

Personally as someone scared of heights this makes my stomach churn but it is a must see if on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mistyb1302
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Dursley, United Kingdom
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Vacation

Good place to stop and take pictures of this very famous bridge while driving on Hwy 1. Parking can... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Tom M
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Humble, United States
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This historical bridge is a popular subject for photographers.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Personally as someone scared of heights this makes my stomach churn but it is a must see if on Highway 1. We crossed it twice yesterday; once on our way down from Monterey to the closure just beyond Big Sur and then again on our...More

Thank Mistyb1302
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Good place to stop and take pictures of this very famous bridge while driving on Hwy 1. Parking can be a problem.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Wow...the views fro this place! The bridge, the ocean and the mountains. Pictures can't grasp how pretty all of this is!

Thank Krr1975
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped to take a picture of the bridge and the coastline. A lot of people around but you can get a nice shot as long as the fog is gone.

Thank Nina S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Bixby Bridge is on California highway 1 south of Monterey. It's probably one of the most picturescue sightseeing on the CA-1. there is limited amount of parking places, can be crowded on summer. The CA-1 is currently closed about 20 miles south from Bixby so...More

Thank trueRoamer
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Best view of the bridge and ocean is just before the bridge. There are 2 bridges so make sure you don't just stop at the first one if you are headed south.

Thank Bailie P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Located south of Carmel and Carmel valley in Monterey county lies this impressive bridge off highway 1. Amazing it was not damaged from all the rain and rock slides. Unfortunately the highway is closed 5 miles south so you can't get to big sur anymore....More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you are driving along the Pacific Coast Highway, I would recommended you take a moment to stop and take a photo with one of the most photographed photos in the area. If possible, aim to be there for sunrise or early morning as it...More

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Beautiful photo op. Saw bridge on tv. There really is not much more to say as it is a bridge over the beautiful Pacific ocean.

Thank Fastmary
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful bridge along the Pacific Coast Highway. It is about 20 minutes drive from Carmel. There are some parking spots before the bridge, if you are coming from Carmel. The bridge is next to the coast and the Pacific Ocean. The...More

Thank Phi S
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Jessica R
9 August 2017|
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Response from lfabian47 | Reviewed this property |
Need to approach from the north, but it's not a very long drive from Carmel by the Sea and it's a pretty drive with lots of pull outs
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Jessica B
19 May 2017|
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Response from Gul K | Reviewed this property |
You can always have a turn around. It's worth watching though
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Barbara B
26 February 2017|
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Response from Ajay h | Reviewed this property |
just check the caltrain website for Highway 1 closure before you start.. based on the reports in local media, some portion will remain closed for few months because of damage to bridge.. so definitely you can not do... More
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