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Carmel By the Sea to Morro Bay drive

driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV

Carmel By the Sea to Morro Bay road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Carmel By the Sea to Morro Bay. If you're planning a road trip to Morro Bay, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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10:00 am  start in Carmel By the Sea
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:34 am  Pinnacles National Park
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:34 pm
drive for about 32 minutes

1:06 pm  King City (California)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:06 pm
drive for about 1 hour

3:07 pm  Villicana Winery
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:07 pm
drive for about 40 minutes

4:47 pm  San Luis Obispo
stay for about 1.5 hours
and leave at 6:17 pm
drive for about 18 minutes

6:35 pm  arrive in Morro Bay
eat at Brown Butter Cookie Co

driving ≈ 4 hours


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Where should I stop along the way?

Pinnacles National Park  (2 mentions)
    questions about Pinnacles National Park:
        Best hikes in Pinnacles National Park?

King City (California)  (2 answers)

Villicana Winery  (5 mentions)

San Luis Obispo  (122 answers)
    Bishop Peak  (4 mentions)
    San Luis Obispo Mission  (3 mentions)
    California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo  (3 mentions)
    Edna Valley  (2 mentions)
    F. McLintocks Saloon and Dining House  (2 mentions)
    restaurants around San Luis Obispo:
        Firestone Grill
        Novo Restaurant & Lounge
        Bello Mundo
        Splash Cafe
        Avila Valley Barn
    hotels around San Luis Obispo:
        The Madonna Inn
        Madonna Inn Resort & Spa
        Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort
        Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa
        Seacrest Beach Resort
    questions about San Luis Obispo:
        What is your favorite restaurant in San Luis Obispo?
        Lodging
        Exploring SLO in March to scout moving there - what should I check out?
        Where to stay outside of San Luis Obispo for Cal Poly graduation


Where's the best place to eat in Morro Bay?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Brown Butter Cookie Co, which was mentioned 2 times.

Want to research more popular restaurants in Morro Bay? Click the blue button below.




What are some things to do in Morro Bay?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Morro Bay  (8 mentions)
Morro Rock  (6 mentions)
Baywood inn  (4 mentions)
Morro Bay State Park  (3 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Morro Bay.




Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Morro Bay to Carmel By the Sea drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Carmel By the Sea? Try searching for places within 2.5 hours of Carmel By the Sea.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Carmel By the Sea to Morro Bay. Or get a full Carmel By the Sea to Morro Bay flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Carmel By the Sea well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Carmel By the Sea!





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 145 miles
driving time of 2 hours, 29 minutes
69 Carmel By the Sea travel answers
2 King City (California) travel answers
122 San Luis Obispo travel answers
53 Morro Bay travel answers





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