Santa Barbara is a city on the central California coast, with the Santa Ynez Mountains as dramatic backdrop. Downtown, Mediterranean-style white stucco buildings with red-tile roofs reflect the city’s Spanish colonial heritage. Upscale boutiques and restaurants offering local wines and seasonal fare line State Street. Solvang is a city in southern California’s Santa Ynez Valley. It’s known for its Danish-style architecture and many wineries. The Elverhøj Museum of History & Art explores the city’s Danish heritage through personal stories and photographs. The Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum exhibits dozens of classic American, Japanese and European motorbikes.
Itinerary: Los Angeles, CA
Today, we are starting our tour at Los Angeles, CA and you can choose to be picking up from Downtown Los Angeles-area hotel. If you wish to be picking up outside of Downtown Los Angeles-areas, please advise your pick up address when check out. ***Please note that surcharge may apply for picking up outside of Los Angeles.
Today, we will travel up the stunning California coastline on our way to Santa Barbara, where we will visit an old Spanish mission and learn about how these religious outposts were key to the development of the region. Then, we will visit the city’s harbor and sandy beaches, getting to know why rich and famous movie stars love to call this place home.
We will continue north to Solvang, an authentic Dutch village with European architecture. We will stroll down the main street and browse local shops. The town was settled by Danish immigrants, and today serves as a portal to the past for curious visitors, we will stay for some time in this beautiful city before returning to Los Angeles.
By the end of the day, we will return to Los Angeles, CA in the late evening to conclude our tour. Please advise your drop off address when check out.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Los Angeles|
|SUGGESTED DEPARTURE TIME||8:00am to maximize sightseeing time|