MUST SEE, DO
» California Origins
Visit Mission Santa Barbara, established in 1786 and known as “Queen of the Missions.” It was the 10th of 21 California Missions to be founded by the Spanish Franciscans.
» Wild Coast
Cruise Highway 1 along the majestic Big Sur coast, where the sky touches the sea.
» American Riviera
Step off Stearns Wharf in Santa Barbara and stroll along the miles of beaches studded with palm trees.
» Monterey’s Historic District
Find Old Monterey’s adobes and gardens from the Spanish and Mexican eras, including the site of California’s first Constitutional Convention, scattered near Fisherman’s Wharf.
» Nine Sisters
Stretching between Morro Bay and San Luis Obispo, the craggy peaks of the Nine Sisters provide beautiful vistas in the Central Coast. Get up close to one of them, Morro Rock, in Morro Bay.