3 days in Santa Cruz Itinerary

3 days in Santa Cruz Itinerary

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Santa Cruz
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Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take a leisurely stroll along Boardwalk's Cocoanut Grove. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at West Cliff Drive, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then find something for the whole family at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Cruz trip planner.

Milpitas to Santa Cruz is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also drive. In October, daily temperatures in Santa Cruz can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

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