Santa Cruz County remains in the Purple Tier. For now, non-essential travel to Santa Cruz County is not advised.

2020 Traveler's Guide


Plan Your Visit to Where Surfing Began! Santa Cruz County, the birthplace of mainland surfing, is the quintessential California beach town. Now you can plan your 2020 vacation to Santa Cruz County with the Official Santa Cruz County Traveler’s Guide. This easy-to-use digital version of the printed guide provides timely and useful destination information in an inspirational, one-of-a-kind publication. Explore coastal redwoods, 29 miles of exquisite beaches, boutique wineries, farm-to-table fare, 14 state parks and beaches, a vibrant arts and culture scene, heritage tourism hot spots, and thrilling attractions. Find the perfect hotel on the beach, quaint bed and breakfast inn, vacation rental for the family, or a rustic campground to round out your stay.

Flip through the 2020 Official Santa Cruz County Traveler’s Guide to get ideas and inspiration about where to stay, what to see, and where to eat throughout the region. This digital guide provides all the information you need right at your fingertips.

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