Featured Santa Barbara Activities
This is a must-do activity for the visitor & local alike. In the calm water of the harbor paddler’s often see pelicans and sea lions and on their way over to the wharf it is not uncommon to see dolphins and occasionally even whales!
Join us for a ride past the beautiful beaches in Santa Barbara. From Stearns Wharf to the historic 4 Seasons Biltmore and Coral Casino. We’ll travel past volleyball players on East Beach, the Santa Barbara Zoo and the Bird Refuge all the way to the white sands of Butterfly Beach.
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Create Your Own Santa Barbara Adventure
Santa Barbara is the perfect destination to experience all the best of California in one place. With beautiful beaches, an expansive wine country, and plenty of fun on the water, there’s no shortage of activities for the whole family to enjoy! We’ve gathered all the best tours and activities in the area to make your vacation planning easy. Browse our options for things to do in Santa Barbara and book your experiences online!
You could spend days on Santa Barbara’s beaches and never run out of things to do. If it’s water sports you’re looking for, you can find surfing, paddle boarding, and kayak rentals and lessons. Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy the beautiful sunshine Santa Barbara has to offer as you go on an adventure on the water!
Head out to sea with a boat tour or whale watching experience. Enjoy panoramic views of the Santa Barbara coastline and exciting wildlife encounters. Sea lions, pelicans, dolphins, and porpoises are sure to delight you, no matter your age. Nothing compares to seeing gray whales swim by the harbor on their annual migration. It’s an experience you can’t miss!
If you prefer dry land, join a Santa Barbara Wine Country tour and get a taste of what makes this a world-renowned wine region. Take in scenic views of the rolling hills of the valley as you make your way to award-winning wineries.
Make the most of your Santa Barbara vacation with the best tours and activities in town! Explore our experiences and book online today.