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Big Sur offers residents and visitors a spectacular view of the coastline on the western slope. Big Sur is home to three million acres of wilderness in the Las Padres National Forest on the eastern slope. Big Sur offers many recreation opportunities such as fine dining, rustic lodging, luxurious health spas, camping, and more.

Big Sur is located in Monterey County south of Monterey between Carmel and San Simeon along Highway 1 near the Pacific Ocean.

Big Sur is part of the Salinas, California metro area.

Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Loma Vista Cafe Gardens | Nepenthe | Rocky Point Restaurant | Ripplewood Resort |
RV campgrounds and dealers Big Sur Campground & Cabins |
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05/27 Coming to The area
Santa Cruz Baroque Festival Santa Cruz CA April13-May11 A festival of baroque music.
Bach Festival Carmel CA July13-27 Multiple performances of works by Bach.
Festival Mosaic San Lui Obispo CA July16-28 Five centuries of music on the central California coast.
Gilroy Garlic Festival Gilroy CA July26-28 The internationally acclaimed Great Garlic Cook-off, the signature event of the Gilroy Garlic Festival has increased the top prize in the July 27th competition to $5,000.