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Discover the earthy charm of central California in the city of Paso Robles. Tourists have been flocking here for over 100 years to soak in the mineral waters that bubble beneath the surface of the city. Today, it’s more famous for its wines. Hop between the wineries outside the city and discover vineyards that double as sculpture parks, or cellars with traditional 19th-century aesthetics.
Rent a car through Orbitz in Paso Robles for ease of access between the wineries, and to explore the rest of the friendly region. Drive west for just a short distance, and you’ll reach the enchanting coastline.
Use Paso Robles as your base for discovering the rest of the Central Coast region of California. Start by exploring these three destinations in your rental car.
Everything stays mellow and casual in the charming city of San Luis Obispo, where they keep things SLO. The city emerged around the site of an 18th-century mission, which you can still visit today. Historic buildings line the downtown region, where you’ll find independent art galleries and wine bars selling the produce from the nearby valleys.
Journey time: Around 40 minutes
Distance: Approximately 30 miles
Big Sur is a driver’s dream, with roads winding around some of the most dramatic coastal scenery in the US. As you glide beneath cliffs and along precipitous bridges, with the Pacific Ocean crashing beneath you, you’ll be glad you decided to rent a car. Don’t miss McWay Falls, where a waterfall cascades directly onto the beach, just a few feet from the surf.
Journey time: Around 1 hour 30 minutes
Distance: Approximately 65 miles
Santa Barbara has earned the nickname ‘The Californian Riviera’ because it looks like a Mediterranean getaway. An old-world atmosphere permeates the entire city, from the historic mission down to the wooden boardwalks of Stearns Wharf, where you can feast on incredible seafood. Don’t miss the spectacular County Courthouse, which is decorated with impressive murals.
Journey time: Around 2 hours 10 minutes
Distance: Approximately 125 miles