30 Awesome Things to Do & See on a Central California Road Trip


One of the most thrilling road trips I’ve experienced is cruising Highway One along the Central California Coast. The scenic coastal regions of Monterey Bay, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura provide ample opportunities for outdoor adventure, food and wine tours, and cultural celebrations. Whether you’re camping your way south or hopping from one beachfront resort to the next, consider these 31 amazing activities and attractions sprinkled along the Central Coast.