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Visit California's Little Denmark on a Solvang Vacation

Solvang, California Charmingly quaint, this Danish village on the Central Coast of California is truly another world. Your Solvang vacation will transport you and yours to a time and place unlike any in the U.S., surrounded by old-world architecture, quirky boutiques, heavenly bakeries, and immaculate scenery.
Not only that, you'll be right in the middle of some of the world's finest wine country. The Santa Ynez Valley features more than 60 renowned wineries in every direction, with tasting rooms throughout Solvang, promising a level of delicious relaxation and cultural escape.

Solvang, California Vacation Destination

Scandinavian culture fills the flower-lined streets of this delightful Central Coast village. Affectionately known as the Danish Capital of America, the city's name of Solvang means "sunny fields", an apt description for both the geography and people that inhabit it. Everywhere you turn there's a smiling face to welcome you, the scent of fresh-baked sweets, and sound of laughter. Take time to shop the more than 150 unique boutiques for imported wares, or just wander the quiet streets in peace.
When you venture out, you won't have to go far to see what put the Central Coast of California on the map for wine lovers. More than 18,000 acres of vineyards cover the Santa Ynez Valley, producing renowned chardonnay, pinot noir, and syrah. Explore wineries on a backcountry jeep tour with Cloud Climbers, or soar over it all in a glider out of Santa Ynez Airport. Either way, the inventive cuisine at farm-to-fork restaurants like Succulent Cafe and Root 246 are the perfect way to end your day