4 days in Santa Cruz Itinerary

4 days in Santa Cruz Itinerary

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Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk has been added to your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santa Cruz: Carmel (Point Lobos & Fairy Tale Cottages of Hugh Comstock), Monterey (Monterey Bay Aquarium, 17-Mile Drive, & more) and Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard (in Pacific Grove). There's much more to do: cruise along West Cliff Drive, enjoy the sand and surf at Twin Lakes State Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Boardwalk's Cocoanut Grove, and stroll through Pleasure Point Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Santa Cruz trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

In August, daytime highs in Santa Cruz are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Monterey, Carmel, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
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Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ©
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive

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