7 Best Places to Visit in Santa Cruz, California

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There are many amazing things to do in the city of Santa Cruz. Here is a list of some of them...

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

This is a very popular & classic- seaside amusement park. It consists of amusement park rides, games, shops, food stalls, & many other attractions that you can enjoy.


West Cliff Drive

 It is a beautiful road that offers views of many small beaches. It also has a bicycle path slightly over 3 miles along the pacific ocean with the backdrop of the ocean & cliffs.


Natural Bridges State Beach

It is a very beautiful and popular beach that is mostly famous for its scenic beauty. Here you can see shorebirds, migratory whales, seals, and otters playing offshore.


Santa Cruz Wharf

This place is famous for fishing, and boat trips, watching sea lions, restaurants, souvenir stores, and a variety of other activities. There is also a beach located next to it.


Roaring Camp Railroads

These trains take passengers through Santa Cruz's stunning natural landscapes. This vintage railroad climbs to the top of Bear Mountain, passing through redwood grooves.


Downtown Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz offers a charming downtown area with tree-lined streets. It is home to many branded stores & has a wide variety of unique local shops, cafés, etc. that you will love.


Santa Cruz Harbor

Santa Cruz Harbor has two large marinas. Here you can enjoy lovely waterfront views and a lively ambiance. The popular Walton Lighthouse is also visible from here.


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