Explore the American Riviera
With its Mediterranean-like climate, spectacular beaches, culinary delights and nearby wineries in the Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Barbara is a seaside paradise. The train station is two blocks from the beach and just steps from the popular Funk Zone featuring the Urban Wine Trail with 20+ tasting rooms. Santa Barbara County is home to three of California's 21 missions, including Old Mission Santa Barbara, “The Queen of the Missions.” Cultural, culinary and environmentally friendly events are held almost every weekend, and include the annual Earth Day Festival, the Santa Barbara International Film Festival®, and Old Spanish Days Fiesta.
Also served by Amtrak Coast Starlight