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Santa Cruz: California's Classic Beach Town

A mix of laid-back surf culture, thrilling rides, and stunning redwoods – Santa Cruz embodies the vibrant spirit of coastal California

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Discover the timeless charm of Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

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California's most iconic seaside amusement park

Craving a beach escape with a twist? Marvel at the stunning natural arches sculpted by the relentless power of the ocean.

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Who's up for an adventure?  Chug through towering redwoods aboard a vintage steam train, where echoes of the past mingle with the thrill of adventure.

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Seeking breathtaking coastal views and laid-back vibes?

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West Cliff Drive offers a scenic escape where ocean sunsets and the rhythm of the waves set the perfect scene for strolling, biking, or a seaside picnic.

 Ready to plan your Santa Cruz getaway? Explore the full list of 51 amazing things to do!

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