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Ranked #1 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: The Santa Barbara Adventure Company is the premier adventure travel outfitter on the central coast. We offer Santa Barbara... more » Owner description: The Santa Barbara Adventure Company is the premier adventure travel outfitter on the central coast. We offer Santa Barbara kayaking & Channel Islands kayaking, surf lessons, wine country tours by van or bike, mountain biking, rock climbing and team building programs. Our knowledgeable and friendly guides offer exceptional service and share with you a side of the Santa Barbara area few visitors ever get to experience. « less
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Ranked #2 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: Santa Barbara Boutique Winery Tours Sustainable Vine Wine Tours offers group or private winery and vineyard tours to Santa... more » Owner description: Santa Barbara Boutique Winery Tours Sustainable Vine Wine Tours offers group or private winery and vineyard tours to Santa Barbara County's small production, family-owned and operated boutique wineries. Our wine tours include premium wine tasting, vineyard tours, and behind the scenes winery production and barrel room experiences. Tours are all-inclusive offering Mercedes-Benz vehicles, all tasting fees, an organic vineyard lunch, and an industry professional as your host. « less
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Ranked #3 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Channel Islands Outfitters is an employee owned and operated service company that is committed to sharing our passion for the... more » Owner description: Channel Islands Outfitters is an employee owned and operated service company that is committed to sharing our passion for the ocean and the natural world with you! CIO has been guiding kayaking trips for over 20 years. Our guides have over 150 years of combined experience at the Channel Islands, putting you in capable and knowledgable hands for your paddling experience. We are a "Yes" company and are here to make your experience amazing! « less
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Ranked #4 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Segway Tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #5 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: See the wineries of the Santa Ynez Valley aboard a fleet of comfortable H-1 Hummers. Tours are offered daily from Santa... more » Owner description: See the wineries of the Santa Ynez Valley aboard a fleet of comfortable H-1 Hummers. Tours are offered daily from Santa Barbara hotels and include wine tasting fees, lunch and a complimentary wine glass.We are consistently recommended as the BEST WINE TOUR in Santa Barbara for several years by concierge, visitors center and locals alike. « less
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Ranked #6 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: We offer stand up paddle board Lessons in Santa Barbara as well as Rentals, kayak rentals and tours, Santa Barbara Road Bike... more » Owner description: We offer stand up paddle board Lessons in Santa Barbara as well as Rentals, kayak rentals and tours, Santa Barbara Road Bike Rentals and Tours, Full Suspension Mountain Bike Tours in the mountains above Santa Barbara and in Santa Ynez, Mountain Bike rentals are available as well, kiteboarding lessons, boogie board rentals, surf lessons at many of Santa Barbara's amazing beaches and surf board rentals as well. All of the above is catered toward leisurely fun. If someone is looking for training of any sort we can up the tempo and do have some trainers on staff that will lead you through beach workouts, SUP Yoga or paddle board yoga, fitness training on paddle boards, and personal training. « less
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Ranked #7 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: Eat like a local! Join us on our 3.5 Hour guided, tasting, walking tours highlighting the delicious food, wine and beer of... more » Owner description: Eat like a local! Join us on our 3.5 Hour guided, tasting, walking tours highlighting the delicious food, wine and beer of Santa Barbara. Along the way we will also explore some of the local architecture, history and sights of the American Riviera. This is a walking and tasting adventure - perfect for both visitors and locals alike! This edible and educational 2 mile stroll features local foods, flavors and fun! « less
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Ranked #8 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
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Ranked #9 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Jeep Limo and 4-psngr jeep avail. to escort you to Wine country! Local owner operated with the goal of affordable, fun,... more » Owner description: Jeep Limo and 4-psngr jeep avail. to escort you to Wine country! Local owner operated with the goal of affordable, fun, memorable tours for our guests! We are flexible, casual, and accommodating. Our jeep tops can be on or off, you decide! « less
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Ranked #10 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: Get ready for a flexible, fun-filled day in the vineyards, sampling liquid treasures crafted by passionate local winemakers.... more » Owner description: Get ready for a flexible, fun-filled day in the vineyards, sampling liquid treasures crafted by passionate local winemakers. Discover Santa Barbara's premier wine region aboard The Grapeline Wine Country Shuttle – a fleet of deluxe shuttles with friendly hosts and thoughtfully arranged itineraries. Daily public tours as well as private group outings. « less
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Ranked #11 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: A helicopter tour is one of the best activities in Santa Barbara! We invite you to take to skies above Santa Barbara with an... more » Owner description: A helicopter tour is one of the best activities in Santa Barbara! We invite you to take to skies above Santa Barbara with an adventurous helicopter tour or luxurious helicopter charter. Explore the “American Riviera” by air, experience the breathtaking scenery and landmarks surrounding Santa Barbara County, including: Stern’s Wharf, Santa Barbara Mission, Clark Mansion, Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch, the Ronald Reagan Ranch, and Oprah Winfrey’s estate. We also offer ecotourism helicopter flights. These adventurous flights include: helicopter tours the City of Santa Barbara, Coastal and Beach Tours, helicopter Wine Country Tours of the world renowned vineyards of the Santa Ynez Valley.The entire Santa Barbara Helicopters staff is committed to do its best to make your helicopter flight a safe and enjoyable experience. We guarantee lasting memories that will be the highlight of your Santa Barbara vacation. We hope you will fly with us soon; together we will create adventures and experiences that will last a lifetime.Enjoy your flight,Daniel Casey Chief Pilot of Santa Barbara Helicopter Tours - Santa Barbara Coastal Helicopter Tour - Get a perspective of Santa Barbara from inside a helicopter. In our Santa Barbara Coastal Helicopter Tour your pilot will fly the helicopter from the Santa Barbara Airport along the coast and beaches into the historical Downtown Santa Barbara area where you will have to opportunity to see Stearns Wharf, the waterfront, beaches and surrounding attractions like the Santa Barbara Mission. Approximate Route: 20 min $150 per person - Wine Country and Neverland Ranch Helicopter Tour-See the Famous Santa Barbara Wine Country and Neverland Ranch; home to the King of Pop. In addition to the Downtown Santa Barbara attractions, the pilot will fly you over the Los Padres Mountains for an aerial view of the Santa Ynez Valley Vineyards, Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch, former President Ronald Reagan’s Ranch and the impressive downtown of Solvang. Our helicopter is very well equipped for in-flight wine tasting if you would like to bring your own bottle aboard this phenomenal helicopter tour.Approximate Route: 50 min $300 per person - -Luxury Helicopter Tour- Finding it difficult to choose? See it all.Join us and take advantage of our best tour; guaranteed to give you the experience of a lifetime. Combining the routes and attractions from all our flights, this helicopter tour has something for everyone to see: Santa Barbara coastline, Santa Barbara Wine Country, and Neverland Ranch. This tour is offered on a limited basis, and must be booked two weeks in advance.Approximate Route: 130miles $400 per person. « less
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Ranked #12 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
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Ranked #13 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Captain Jack's would like to thank everyone for voting us the #1 Wine Tasting Tour in the Santa Barbara News Press "2013... more » Owner description: Captain Jack's would like to thank everyone for voting us the #1 Wine Tasting Tour in the Santa Barbara News Press "2013 Readers Choice" reward. Tours include a $40 kayak tour, $35 Sunset Cruise, a $50 wine Tasting Tour & a $50 Beer Tasting tour. Horseback Riding tours start at $50. We offer many more tours. Please visit our web site. « less
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Ranked #14 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Single Day Bike Tours of the Santa Barbara Wine Country. Includes transport to/from Santa Barbara and wine country, bike... more » Owner description: Single Day Bike Tours of the Santa Barbara Wine Country. Includes transport to/from Santa Barbara and wine country, bike rental and helmets, guided tour, rustic gourmet picnic lunch, tasting at two wineries, and souvenir water bottle. « less
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Ranked #15 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: Eos Transportation has been providing wine tours for over a decade, so our guides are exceptionally knowledgeable about the... more » Owner description: Eos Transportation has been providing wine tours for over a decade, so our guides are exceptionally knowledgeable about the finest wines, winemakers, and wineries that the region has to offer. Based upon your wine preferences, we'll help you pick out three Santa Ynez Valley wineries to visit. Then safely drive you in comfort to them for a leisurely five hour tour and gourmet picnic lunch. If you don't feel like doing the planning, we'll be delighted to put a wonderful itinerary together for you. Got a special request? We'll be happy to accommodate that, too. Whatever it takes, Eos Transportation & Wine Tours will see to it that your wine tour is definitely first rate and memorable. « less
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Ranked #16 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Wine Canyon Tours provides scenic wine tours of Santa Barbara Wine Country. We specialize in visiting the smaller boutique... more » Owner description: Wine Canyon Tours provides scenic wine tours of Santa Barbara Wine Country. We specialize in visiting the smaller boutique wineries that are producing high quality wines. Established in 2010. Wine Canyon Tours inception came to fruition in the Summer of 2010. After 25 years of working in the local Santa Barbara wine industry. I created a small owner operated boutique Wine tour company « less
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Ranked #17 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: Wine Edventures Wine Tours offers all inclusive group excursions out of Santa Barbara daily. Tours include tastings at four... more » Owner description: Wine Edventures Wine Tours offers all inclusive group excursions out of Santa Barbara daily. Tours include tastings at four boutique wineries, a freshly made to order winery picnic lunch, a stemless tasting glass and fully guided fun and educational tour. Tour includes a behind the scenes production tour and a tour of the vineyard. Come and experience our "grape to bottle" wine tour! « less
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Ranked #18 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: Santa Barbara Hot Rod Limo - The HOTTEST Ride in Town! It's the most unique and fun way to explore the city! Offering 60 and... more » Owner description: Santa Barbara Hot Rod Limo - The HOTTEST Ride in Town! It's the most unique and fun way to explore the city! Offering 60 and 90 minute narrated city tours of Santa Barbara & Montecito. With seating for 8 people, our open-air, eye-catching, HOT ROD LIMO is the most exciting way to see the sights of Santa Barbara. « less
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$79* and up
Ranked #19 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: Santa Barbara Food Tour in The Famous Funk Zone This 2.5 hour walking tour takes guests to various eateries and tasting... more » Owner description: Santa Barbara Food Tour in The Famous Funk Zone This 2.5 hour walking tour takes guests to various eateries and tasting rooms for 8 different tastings. This Funk Zone tour starts out near the beach and visits 3 restaurants, 2 wine bars, 1 distillery, and 1 brew house with stops in between for mini photo lessons. The food stops feature fresh seafood, gourmet flatbread pizzas and eclectic bistro style creations that are sure to tickle your tummy. In between tastings, learn how to take better travel photos while you explore our fabulous city! Our knowledgeable tour guides will teach you the best ways to shoot food, people and the scenery...with your camera, of course! This tour is great for all photo novices of every skill level...even the iPhone photographer! We'll teach you how to eat like a local and shoot like a pro. « less
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Ranked #20 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Classes/Workshops; Classes
Owner description: Market Forays offers Locavore Cooking Classes and Culinary Adventures for leisure travelers. Sustainable Team Building Events... more » Owner description: Market Forays offers Locavore Cooking Classes and Culinary Adventures for leisure travelers. Sustainable Team Building Events for Corporate Groups. Private Chef Services. Our classes are built around the freshest seasonal local ingredients, combined with a playful attitude that draws on my French upbringing, enriched by the cuisines of the many countries I have visited and by California's own multicultural richness. The preferences and restrictions of my guests are built into the day's lesson plan to ensure that everyone enjoys the experience. Sample menus can be viewed on the Market Forays website. Classes are hands-on, and a printed recipe guide is provided to each guest. The goal is not to impress you with my skills, it is to help you realize your own abilities. Saturday Market Forays classes begin at 8 in the morning at the harbor, continue on to the farmers market, and then we cook and share a feast. Class wraps up around 3:30 pm. Cost is $145 per person. Private classes available during the week, advance reservation is required. « less
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Ranked #21 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: At Evolutions Medical & Day Spa visitors can enjoy state-of-the-art aesthetic treatments and relaxing day spa services in our... more » Owner description: At Evolutions Medical & Day Spa visitors can enjoy state-of-the-art aesthetic treatments and relaxing day spa services in our 6,000 square foot facility. Our day spa provides a serene atmosphere with full shower and locker facilities, dry eucalyptus saunas and a tea lounge to enjoy with a treatment. Massage, facials, body treatments, and waxing are offered. A "getaway" in downtown Santa Barbara. « less
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Ranked #22 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Biking Trails; Sports
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Ranked #23 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: A Taste of Santa Barbara, an intimate walking tour of the mid-State Street area, is currently being offered on select... more » Owner description: A Taste of Santa Barbara, an intimate walking tour of the mid-State Street area, is currently being offered on select Saturdays and for private tour groups of 8 - 15 people. Each tour stops at 6 different locations, where guests will enjoy tastings of some of the areas best food finds. As we walk the tour route, you'll taste some of the best dishes in Santa Barbara and learn about the history of the area (including the Arlington Theater, the County Courthouse, and the Presidio). Our tasting tours are intimate and informal, giving you a behind the scenes look into some of our gourmet food producers and culinary purveyors. French pastries, Northern Italian dishes, gourmet cheese, local wine, handcrafted chocolates, East Coast deli fare, and dishes featured on the Food Network are amongst the tasting options. « less
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Ranked #24 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #25 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: This all-inclusive fitness retreat is designed to help you jumpstart your fitness goals while relaxing in the natural... more » Owner description: This all-inclusive fitness retreat is designed to help you jumpstart your fitness goals while relaxing in the natural splendor of Santa Barbara, CA. Through daily local hikes and fitness training, healthy cuisine, luxurious spa treatments, and the opportunity to explore some of the area's most notable sites and restaurants, guests will receive highly personalized care, as well as the tools needed to extend the benefits of their program long after their retreat. « less
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Ranked #26 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
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Ranked #27 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Wineries; Food and Drink
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Ranked #28 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Tours; Food and Drink
Owner description: Open Air H1 Hummer wine tours in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. 4 stops/tastings, gourmet picnic lunch and... more » Owner description: Open Air H1 Hummer wine tours in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. 4 stops/tastings, gourmet picnic lunch and tasting glass all included. Seating 9 guests in comfort and luxury. « less
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Ranked #29 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Category: Wineries; Food and Drink
Owner description: Known for producing small lots of Rhone-style wines from the Central Coast's best vineyards. Varietals include Chardonnay,... more » Owner description: Known for producing small lots of Rhone-style wines from the Central Coast's best vineyards. Varietals include Chardonnay, Viognier, Grenache, Syrah and Zinfandel as well as blends. We offer several wine tasting options to please any palate. Located just a block from the beach on downtown Santa Barbara's Urban Wine Trail. Open daily: 11am - 6pm. « less
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Ranked #30 of 130 activities in Santa Barbara
Owner description: A 3.5 hour progressive lunch through famous Downtown Santa Barbara. Walk and learn all about the SB culture, architecture,... more » Owner description: A 3.5 hour progressive lunch through famous Downtown Santa Barbara. Walk and learn all about the SB culture, architecture, history and of course the food! Pick up some fun facts, great for tourists AND locals. The tour is foodie tested and approved! Suitable for most ages, all fitness levels. Eat. Play. Love. Local. « less
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