- TripBuzz discovered 51 different types of activities for couples in the Santa Ynez area, including Winery/Vineyard (like Sunstone Vineyards & Winery), Parks (like Nojoqui Falls Park), Hiking Trails (like Bradbury Dam Vista Point) and Casinos (like Chumash Casino), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 171 date ideas in or near Santa Ynez, California, including 148 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Los Olivos, Solvang, Lompoc and Goleta.
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4705 Santa Maria Mesa Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454 MoreLess Info
The Bien Nacido Vineyards are located in the scenic Santa Maria Valley's wine country. The family-owned vineyard offers tours of their mountainous property, classes explaining their varietals, and tastings of their wines by appointment on weekends.
Located in California's Santa Maria Valley is Presqu'ile Winery. The winery specializes in varietals that grow best in a cool coastal environment including their exceptional pinot noir, sauvignon blanc and chardonnay.
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1212 Mission Canyon Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 MoreLess Info
Horticulture enthusiasts and nature lovers adore the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, a peaceful haven of manicured landscapes, formal gardens and endangere plant species. The Garden also offers many classes and seminars on topics such as bird identification.
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3940 Dominion Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454 MoreLess Info
Offering wine tasting and education, Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard & Winery often let their guests sample aged wines from the early 2000s. They also give guided tours for their cave, which holds their underground barrels.
Arroyo Burro County Beach Park, better known as Hendry's Beach, is popular with children looking for a secluded place to play in the sand and with surfers. It is also popular because dogs are allowed off-leash in some areas of this beach.
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2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 MoreLess Info
A wide range of exhibits are available at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History including those that feature mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, plant life, and geology that is native to the Pacific Coast and Channel Islands. There are also dioramas that depict prehistoric Native American life.
From its origins as a stagecoach stop in 1886, Cold Spring Tavern, has been operating as a tavern since 1941. Voted the best romantic getaway location in California, you will enjoy the fine food and drink among its rustic charm.