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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Santa Ynez, USA your home away from home

A trip to the town of Santa Ynez in the valley of Ynez is like being in one of the famous Western movies. The vast, slightly hilly plains, the rides on horseback, the wooden buildings with hanging sign posts, the lonely windmills; it?s all there. As tourists would imagine, there is plenty to keep one busy during a holiday there. Activities such as wine and beer tasting, visits to art galleries and museums and shopping await visitors alongside a host of outdoor adventures. There will be nary a dull moment during a Santa Ynez holiday. Visitors can expect to be put up in ranch style houses, different styles of farmhouses and luxurious apartments.

Things to do on holiday to Santa Ynez, USA

Hiking through the beautiful countryside is one of the first things that visitors want to do as soon as they set foot here. Santa Ynez Valley?s gently sloping hills and undulating vineyards are quite a sight to behold. Those seeking to challenge themselves can climb towards the Santa Ynez Mountains and those more keen on surveying the locale?s impressive range of vegetation need to take a walk through the Los Padres National Forest. Here they will also view rare animal species such as the California Condor and the Pelegrine Falcon. A more romantic way of viewing Santa Ynez?s lush countryside is on horseback and there are a number of ranches in the valley where tourists can learn how to ride and thereafter tour the region extensively. At the Fess Parker ranch, visitors can engage in a spot of wine tasting and also treat themselves to a delectable repast. Some ranchers have lakes within their property where visitors can enjoy boat rides as well as fish.

In terms of outdoor activities this locale does not disappoint in any way. Golfers, for one, will find a number of 18-hole championship golf courses.

Places to visit on holiday to Santa Ynez, USA

Those who visit Santa Ynez will be treated to a dose of the locale?s history on visiting any one of the museums there. Motorcycle enthusiasts will be happy to note that this town is home to Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum. While on a visit there they will get to feast their eyes on a wide range of vintage and classic bikes from all over the world. Art lovers will want to pay a visit to the Wilding Art Museum. Apart from viewing art pieces depicting the America?s vast scenery, they will get to improve their skills with art classes.

Weather in Santa Ynez, USA

This area boasts a unique weather pattern featuring temperatures that are more or less constant throughout the year. Average highs from January to December range between 18 and 24°C while the lowest winter temperatures are around 3°C. Rainfall here is not much and the bulk of it falls between January and March.

Travel to Santa Ynez, USA

The Santa Barbara Municipal Airport is the nearest such facility to Santa Ynez being only 18 miles away. Air Canada, US Airways and United Airlines are some of the carriers that bring in travellers from Canada and other parts of the States.

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