Activities and Attractions

If you're looking for something fun to do, look no further. There are tons of fun things to do in Santa Barbara County. Great food, great shopping, great culture, delete traffic and noisy, crowded streets, and now shrink it to about 20 square miles. Whatever your passion, there's always something to do in Santa Barbara County, which combines big city culture with backwoods outdoor adventures.  Having phenomenal weather year round, the activities are endless, which offer up even more opportunities for fun.  You'll never run out of things to do in Santa Barbara County.

  • Historic tours
  • Wine tastings
  • Bicycling tours
  • Kayaking (daytime & evening astronomy tours)
  • Guided or Self-guided walking tours
  • Horticulture / Garden tours
  • Surfing & water sports
  • Whale watching 
  • Horseback riding 
  • Sailing & yachting
  • Art & Gallery tours
  • Culinary tours
  • Eco-tours
  • Hiking
  • Sunset dinner cruises
  • Music and theatrical performances
Below are a few links that are absolutely filled with vistor information!


Here is a link for local area maps: