3 days in Santa Barbara Itinerary

3 days in Santa Barbara Itinerary

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Santa Barbara
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Santa Barbara

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take a stroll through State Street, then immerse yourself in nature at Carpinteria State Beach, and then take in the waterfront at Stearns Wharf. Keep things going the next day: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Santa Barbara attractions planner .

In November, daytime highs in Santa Barbara are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. You'll set off for home on the 4th (Sun).

Things to do in Santa Barbara

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Carpinteria State Beach
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Wine Tours & Tastings
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Carpinteria State Beach
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Stearns Wharf

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