What are some popular attractions on the Big Sur Highway 1 drive?You’ll want to stop your car every minute for a picture! Top attractions include Bixby Bridge (Big Sur’s landmark crossing), McWay Falls, Headlands Trail and the Point Lobos State Natural Reserve. Experience a stunning sunset at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park and wander the beautiful redwood groves at Limekiln State Park.
Is there a scenic beach?The best beach on Big Sur is Pfeiffer Beach, which is open daily from 9AM to 8PM. Pfeiffer Beach is located approximately 7 miles south of Andrew Molera State Park. Enjoy unique rock formations, hiking trails and inspiring coastal scenery. This is also one of the best places to catch the sunset.