Whether you enjoy hiking, shopping, fine-dining, or lazing on the beach, Santa Barbara is the place to visit. Known as the American Riviera, the resort town offers beautiful beaches, majestic mountains, and colorful culture make it a premier destination.
Santa Barbara is a 2-hour drive north from Los Angeles, 6-hours from San Francisco, or accessible from anywhere via the Santa Barbara airport. Santa Barbara's harbor is home to the world famous Stearns Wharf, a great destination for the entire family. Visiting the zoological gardens makes for a great family day-trip. From the City, you are just minutes away from the Santa Barbara wine country. The gorgeous Santa Ynez Valley, with its breathtaking vistas, is home to such notable attractions as Solvang and the Chumash Reservation.