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Things to Do in Santa Barbara

A culturally rich and enchanting piece of California, Santa Barbara—also lovingly referred to as the American Riviera—truly does have something to offer everyone. Whether you’re looking for an island getaway, a walking tour of downtown Santa Barbara, a whale-watching expedition, an urban wine tasting adventure, or a locally sourced seafood dinner on Stearns Wharf, we guarantee your itinerary will be filled with captivating views, delicious food and drink, and memorable entertainment. With so many things to do, you may have to book a second trip! In the meantime, enjoy the following destinations and attractions in Santa Barbara County beloved by tourists and locals alike.

sunset at the channel islands

Sunset at the Channel Islands