The Crossroads is located in Carmel at the gateway to the remarkable Big Sur coastline. The Crossroads is a short 15 minutes drive from Monterey 2 minute drive from downtown Carmel-by-the Sea and walking distance from Carmel River Inn. Crossroads is our neighbor, a perfect shopping and dining destination for guests. Home to over 50 shops and all your needs and desires. A full directory and map are available on their website.