Planning a trip to Santa Barbara? Our experienced travel editors break down the town so you can make the most of your stay. Let these itineraries be your guide, whether you're here for a weekend or a whole week.
1 Pack a picnic and walk through the Douglas Family Preserve on a bluff over the ocean or take one of many hiking trails in the Santa Ynez Mountains, like the Hot Springs Trail (you can get hiking information from the Visitors Bureau).
2 This is your last day, so spend the afternoon taking in State Street’s shops.