There are many people who prefer to move to Big Sur, whenever they go on bicycling trips, especially when they are riding on mountains. This is an attractive area because you get to see beautiful landscapes and the route is more popular for hiking and biking.

Most of the bike riders must have heard about Garrapata State Park. The moment you start into it, you will see coastlines, which are popular with tourists. When you will go farther, a lot of scenic spots will come. Carmel highlands is one of the famous spot, which is actually a small community based near the part. Riders can dine at the restaurant, look around the unusual rock garden and do other fun filled activities. The place is famous for its expensive homes, which you will see around the downtown area.

If you are a nature lover and quite fascinated with wildlife, you might see a whale. People often say that if you can see an ocean, you will see the whales. It somehow depends on what time of year you are visiting the place. Riders also see monarch butterflies from October to January.

If you are an architect, then taking a bike ride across 18 miles long Bixby Creek bridge will be a nice experience for you. Locals also say that it is one of the world's highest single span concrete arch bridges. So, don't forget to take your camera for capturing this beautiful construction forever.

Before starting a riding tour, you should know the places where you can ride and those where bicycles are prohibited. Mostly riding is prohibited in the wilderness areas.

When you get tired of riding, or want a break stop at a restaurant and have some snacks. You will find that all the restaurants here not only offer good food, but they have a scenic view of ocean.