8 days in Santa Cruz Itinerary

8 days in Santa Cruz Itinerary

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Santa Cruz
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Santa Cruz

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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.
You've added Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery, Mount Hermon Adventures, Nickelodeon Theatre, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Monterey Bay Aquarium and Santa Cruz Wharf. Go for a jaunt from Santa Cruz to Monterey to see Dennis the Menace Park about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, take in the waterfront activity at Santa Cruz Harbor, and take an unorthodox tour of Mystery Spot.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Santa Cruz online trip planner.

In August, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Adventure

Side Trips

Monterey, Mount Hermon Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ©
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Dennis the Menace Park ©
Dennis the Menace Park

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