Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

The Central Coast of California is home to a vibrant and colorful arts & culture scene with plenty to explore.

Beaches

Beaches

Our coastline is scattered with diverse and beautiful beaches, rocky cliffs and scenic canyons. Surfers ride the curling waves, tourists soak up the rays and the sandy shoreline is home to an abundant wildlife! Relax, unwind and enjoy!

Events & Festivals

Events & Festivals

There is always something hip and happening going on for the whole family to enjoy! Our local event calendars will keep you up to date.

Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

Explore our Farmers Markets to discover the best local produce, arts, crafts and so much more ...

Golf Courses

Golf Courses

Enjoy breathtaking views as you tee off on our coastal scenic fairways with a challenging game for every level.

Museums & Historic Sites

Museums & Historic Sites

Our coastline has a rich maritime history dating back to the 1500`s. Step back in time as you visit our musuems and historic sites.

Outdoor Activities

Outdoor Activities

Whether you are hiking the trails, cruising the waters or quietly observing the wildlife, there is an abundance of outdoor activities and adventures to enjoy.

Parks & Preserves

Parks & Preserves

From beaches, bays and tidal pools to forests, dramatic cliffs and rock pools - our parks and preserves offer exciting recreational activities and a chance to escape the crowds with mother nature. Get exploring!

Pet-Friendly

Pet-Friendly

Pack up your pooch! Not only do we have great pet-friendly vacation rentals but there are plenty of pet-friendly beaches, activities and restaurants to enjoy during your stay.

Restaurants

Restaurants

Let your taste buds be tantalized with our selection of amazing restaurants, cafes and eateries. Eating out is a treat on our coastline!

Wineries

Wineries

Enjoy an unforgettable wine experience in what is fast becoming one of California`s premier wine regions. Take a tour or explore our local tasting rooms for the finest wines in beautiful settings.