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Things to do in San Simeon

 
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Elephant Seal Rookery
Ranked #1 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #2 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas

Three miles north of the turnoff to Hearst Castle, you'll find a parking lot overlooking a beach at Piedras Blancas. If it's Dec-Feb, the presence of crowds of people lined up at... more »

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Ranked #3 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Historic Sites; Castles; Monuments/ Statues
It took 28 years to complete William Randolph Hearst's lavish estate, which includes 165 rooms on 125 acres.
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Wineries
Owner description: The hand-crafted vintages of Hearst Ranch Wines have been brought to life by the collaboration of sound agricultural... more » Owner description: The hand-crafted vintages of Hearst Ranch Wines have been brought to life by the collaboration of sound agricultural practices, impeccable winemaking and the philanthropic involvement of Steve Hearst and Jim Saunders. « less
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Ranked #5 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #6 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Beaches
Charming and natural beach.
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Ranked #7 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Specialty Shops
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Ranked #8 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: State Parks
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Ranked #9 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Boat Tours
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Ranked #10 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Geologic Formations
Jade hunters enjoy looking for this gem on the beach.
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Ranked #11 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #12 of 12 attractions in San Simeon
Category: Theaters
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