- Our list of the best things to do in Santa Ynez, California, features the top 198 nearby activities — including 73 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Santa Ynez, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Tours.
- The results below include the top 30 things to do within the city of Santa Ynez, CA , followed by 169 popular activities in nearby cities, including Los Olivos, Solvang, Lompoc, Goleta, Santa Barbara and Santa Maria
Solvang's Quicksilver Ranch is a family-owned miniature horse breeding ranch. Quicksilver sells and breeds miniature horses and welcomes visitors, but does not offer organized tours. The ranch is open Monday through Saturday throughout the year.
A local park designed for families and kids, Sunny Fields Playground features a variety of equipment, including play structures, swings, and slides. The park also has a water mister and picnic areas with barbecue grills.
Retaining a sense of rural charm, Lincourt Vineyards overlooks the quiet Alamo Pintado Vineyard. The tasting room is a 1926 craftsman home kit and the grounds are well manicured, for an incredible spot to relax with friends and a bottle of wine on a sunny afternoon.
Founded in 1994, Beckmen Vineyards is a winery and vineyard that produces a variety of wines, including varieties of Syrah, Grenache, and Marsanne, among others. The winery offers sampling and tasting of the wines they produce.
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2205 Alamo Pintado Road, Solvang, CA 93463 MoreLess Info
Producing both red and white wines, Blackjack Ranch Vineyards & Winery offers visitors 11 wines to sample for each tasting session. The staff pouring the wines are knowledgeable about the wine making process.