The Central Coast of California is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Outdoor activities abound, and there are many interesting attractions for the entire family. A holiday rental home in the Central Coast of California will be your home base for all of your adventures.
There is so much to do in the Central Coast of California that you may have trouble choosing how to spend your days whilst on holiday. There are a number of spectacular wineries where you can have tastings or just enjoy the beautiful views of the vineyards. Fine dining and a very active nightlife are also features of the Central Coast of California. Some of the best chefs in the United States have restaurants here and people come from near and far to sample their creations. There are seemingly endless beautiful beaches. Some of the best surfing in the country can be found in the Central Coast of California. There are also world class golf courses, opportunities for every type of water sport as well as hiking, climbing and cycling.
There are many popular attractions in the Central Coast of California. The Monterey Bay Aquarium features more than 200 galleries designed not only to entertain, but also to teach visitors about marine life and their environment. There is a one million gallon “indoor ocean” in which lives sea turtles, sharks, barracuda and many other kinds of marine life. The Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park is a horticultural park that is home to 40 attractions. Designed to be of interest to every member of the family, there is a butterfly habitat and a live honeybee exhibit. Note that this attraction is only open from March to November. The National Steinbeck Center is an interactive museum that pays homage to author John Steinbeck and many of his most well-loved works, such as Of Mice and Men.
The weather in the Central Coast of California can get quite warm in the summer months. From June through August, the average high temperatures are between 32 and 37 degrees. The winter months are quite mild, with average temperatures of about 10 degrees. There is not much rain in the summer, but it rains much more often during the winter months.
There are many airports in and near the Central Coast of California including Monterey Airport (MRY), Salinas Airport (SNS) and Santa Barbara Airport (SBA). From the airport, you will need to take a shuttle bus, rental car or taxi to your final destination. A car is recommended for use during your stay in the Central Coast of California.