Circle Bar B Guest Ranch This ranch specializes in horseback rides from their well-stocked stables of gorgeous horses. Beginner and expert riders alike revel in 1,100 acres of mountain beauty passing through canyons, across creeks, and past waterfalls to breathtaking lookout peaks.
Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours Family owned and operated, this Santa Barbara County Jeep tour company has been showing off the area to visitors for 15 years. There's no better way to taste your way through wineries or savor a mountain sunset than in their open air 4-wheel-drive Jeeps.
Elverhoj Museum of History and Art Focused on the Danish-American heritage and history of Solvang, no museum better exhibits the cultural spirit of the area. The lovely collection sits inside a piece of art itself: the Scandinavian-inspired home of artists Viggo Brandt-Erichson and Martha Mott.
Hans Christian Andersen Museum Author of The Ugly Duckling, The Little Mermaid, and The Princess and the Pea, Hans Christian Andersen is one of the most important figures in childrens literature of all time. The collection here includes rare writing, handmade cutouts, photos, and more.
River Course At the Alisal When the views are as magnificent as this, it doesn't matter what kind of game you play. The par-72, 6,830-yard course is remarkably playable for all skill levels, as it winds along the Santa Ynez River and scenic foothills. Just watch out for the 4 lakes, and that tricky 7th hole!
Santa Barbara Glider Rides Experience the inspiring, serene feeling of silently soaring high above the vineyards, ranches, lakes and mountains of the Central Coast of California when you book a flight with these experienced sailplane pilots. Be sure to bring your camera!
Solvang Festival Theater All sorts of live acts have filled this space since it was built in 1974, from touring plays to marquee concerts. Notable past performers include Clint Black, Bonnie Raitt, and Kenny Loggins. Sunday Jazz in the Garden and Family Night are new events to watch out for as well.
Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum Dating back to 1910, the vintage, rare and collectible motorcycles on display here are true treasures. With an emphasis on racing models, the collection rotates regularly, so you never know what you’ll find, from BMW and Ducati, to Triumph and Moto Guzzi.
Wine Tasting Over 18,000 acres of vineyards weave across more than 60 wineries in the Santa Ynez Valley, famous for some of the most renowned wines in the world. Local varietals of exemplary quality include chardonnay, pinot noir, viognier, and syrah.