Sights & Attractions in Monterey Bay


Things to Do in Santa Cruz

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center
Learn all about the treasures in the nation's largest marine sanctuary...
Information Centers Santa Cruz
Mount Hermon Adventures
Zipline through the redwoods, climb a giant live oak tree, and...
Tours Santa Cruz
Mystery Spot
Hokey tourist trap or genuine scientific enigma? Since 1940...
Local Interest–Sight Santa Cruz
Natural Bridges State Beach
At the end of West Cliff Drive lies Natural Bridges State Beach...
Nature Preserves Santa Cruz
Pacific Avenue
When you've had your fill of the city's beaches and waters, take...
Neighborhoods / Streets Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Santa Cruz has been a seaside resort since the mid-19th century...
Promenades / Boardwalks Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park
On the northern fringes of downtown is the site of California's...
Historic Districts / Sites Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Mountains wineries
Highway 9 heads northeast from Santa Cruz into hills densely...
Scenic Drives Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf
Jutting half a mile into the ocean near one end of the boardwalk...
Marinas / Piers Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Surfing Museum
This museum inside the Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse chronicles...
Museums / Galleries Santa Cruz
Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Part of Long Marine Laboratory at UCSC's Institute of Marine...
Zoos / Aquariums Santa Cruz
Surf City Vintners
A dozen limited-production winery tasting rooms cluster in renovated...
Wineries / Breweries Santa Cruz
Twin Lakes State Beach
Stretching a half mile along the coast on both sides of the small-craft...
Beaches Santa Cruz
University of California at Santa Cruz
The 2,000-acre UC Santa Cruz campus nestles in the forested hills...
Educational Institutions Santa Cruz
A slick, contemporary tasting room in downtown's Abbott Square...
Wineries / Breweries Santa Cruz
West Cliff Drive
The road that winds along an oceanfront bluff from the municipal...
Scenic Drives Santa Cruz
Wilder Ranch State Park
In the park's Cultural Preserve you can visit the homes, barns...
Parks Santa Cruz
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