Santa Barbara County Wine Country

Discover what generations of Hollywood celebrities have already known: a trip to Santa Barbara County revives the senses and soothes the soul. With a vast coastline that gives way to rugged backcountry, the charming hamlets scattered through the region offer astonishing dining opportunities, a chance to interact with nature, and of course, relaxation.

Fly Into

SBA Santa Barbara Airport 
(Santa Barbara, CA)


15mins To Santa Barbara, California
Where is

Santa Barbara County


  1. Set aside an afternoon for a hike in the Santa Ynez Mountains—Inspiration Point is a favorite.

  2. Go whale watching! There are 30 different types of whales and dolphins that inhabit the Santa Barbara Channel during various migratory seasons.

  3. Rent a bike and take a ride along the coastline for some fast-paced exploration.

Don't Miss

  1. Sanguis Winery Serious winemaking technique go into each bottle of the Rhone-style wines produced at this charming winery.
    8 Ashley Ave, Santa Barbara CA
  2. Stop by for a few goodies to go, but stick around for a brunch the locals adore.
  3. Arroyo Burro Beach County Park Referred to locally as Hendry Beach, this dog-friendly stretch of sand is a low-traffic getaway.
    2981 1/2 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara CA
  4. Captain Jack's Tours This agency can fulfill most preferences, whether it be wine tasting, paragliding, kayaking, or horseback riding in the surf.
    , Santa Barbara CA
  5. Santa Barbara Shopping The main thoroughfare in downtown Santa Barbara, State Street offers a multitude of opportunities for shopping, dining, and exploring.
    500 E Montecito Street, Santa Barbara CA


Bed & Breakfast / Inn
Hadsten House Inn & Spa

With clean rooms, an indoor pool and outdoor hot tub, and complimentary breakfast, you’ll enjoy your stay at this comfortable, mid-range hotel.

Resort & Spa
Ritz-Carlton Bacara

Take a quiet getaway and retreat to the beautiful Bacara Resort. Soak up spectacular views, enjoy top-notch service, and relax in first-class accommodations.


Trattoria Grappolo

Cozy, romantic Italian restaurant with fresh, authentic cuisine and a great local wine list.


Things To Do

Family Friendly
Santa Barbara Zoo

Close to other Santa Barbara attractions, the Zoo is small, with its habitats are built for the comfort of the animals featuring little hide-a-ways, toys, and natural looking environments with plants. It has gorgeous scenery with lush landscapes.

Mission Santa Barbara

This well-preserved Catholic church is surrounded by a beautiful park and grounds. Parking at this landmark and walking around is free, and there is a small fee to enter and take the tour.



Carr Vineyards & Winery

Relax with a handcrafted Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Cabernet Franc,or any of the other handcrafted wines and enjoy a game of shuffleboard or checkers. Art shows, concerts, release parties, and more are also held at this small and welcoming winery.

Did you Know?

The only attack on the U.S. mainland during World War II took place 10 miles offshore, when a Japanese submarine fired on Elwood Oil Field.

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