Big Sur

Big Sur is a region on the of . It contains vast wildernesses and breathtaking views as it stretches 72 miles along the rugged Pacific Ocean.
Photo: Calilover, Public domain.

Big Sur

36.2702° or 36° 16' 12.9" north
-121.8075° or 121° 48' 26.8" west
United Nations Location Code
144 feet (44 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Big Sur
  • Arabic: بيج سور
  • Arabic: بيغ سور
  • Arabic: ويكيبيديا:مسابقة مؤسسة الملك عبد العزيز ورجاله للموهبة والإبداع/مقالات/بيغ سور
  • Armenian: Բիգ Սյուր
  • Azerbaijani: Biq-Sur
  • Belarusian: Біг-Сур
  • Belarusian: Біг-Сюр
  • Bengali: বিগ সার
  • Bengali: বিগ সুয়ার
  • Bulgarian: Биг Сър
  • Catalan: Big Sur
  • Cebuano: Big Sur
  • Chinese: 大南方岬
  • Chinese: 大瑟尔
  • Chinese: 大瑟爾
  • Chinese: 大苏尔
  • Chinese: 大蘇爾
  • Czech: Big Sur
  • Danish: Big Sur
  • Dutch: Big Sur
  • Finnish: Big Sur
  • French: Big Sur
  • Georgian: ბიგ-სიური
  • German: Big Sur
  • Greek: Μπιγκ Σουρ
  • Hebrew: ביג סאר
  • Hungarian: Big Sur
  • Italian: Big Sur
  • Japanese: ビッグサー
  • Korean: 빅서
  • Norwegian: Big Sur
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Big Sur
  • Persian: بیگ سور
  • Persian: بیگ‌سور
  • Polish: Big Sur
  • Portuguese: Big Sur
  • Russian: Биг-Сур
  • Russian: Биг-Сюр
  • Scottish Gaelic: Big Sur, Calafòrnia
  • Scottish Gaelic: Big Sur
  • Slovenian: Big Sur, Kalifornija
  • Spanish: Big Sur
  • Swedish: Big Sur
  • Ukrainian: Біг-Сюр
  • Ukrainian: Біг Сюр
  • Arbolado
  • Big Sur Valley
  • Біґ-Сур

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