Best Things To Do in San Simeon, California

Whether you're visiting San Simeon for a few days or are a localite, San Simeon is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in San Simeon. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in San Simeon. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in San Simeon. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in San Simeon keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in San Simeon listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in San Simeon which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in San Simeon will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in San Simeon recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in San Simeon

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in San Simeon that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
    - Used in 57 itineraries
    San Simeon Chamber Of Commerce

    Address: 250 San Simeon Ave, San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

    San Simeon is undoubtedly a charming town and if you wish to know more about the popular attractions here that you can explore, a visit to the San Simeon Chamber of Commerce would be recommended. This...Read more

  2. #2 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
    - Used in 25 itineraries
    Hearst Castle

    Address: 750 Hearst Castle Rd, San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

    This is an important landmark in the history of California. The history of this place starts from 1865 AD. You must hire a tour guide who will tell you about the history of this beautiful castle. The ...Read more

  3. #3 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
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    Hearst Castle Visitor Center

    Tags: History Museum, Castle

    Address: San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

    If researching history is your cup of tea then this place is definitely what you have been looking for. Set in the little town of San Simeon, California, the Hearst Castle Visitor Center is awe-inspir...Read more

  4. #4 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
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    Hearst Castle

    Tags: Landmark, Castle

    Address: 750 Hearst Castle Rd, San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Overview of Hearst Castle Hearst Castle is a mansion located on the Central Coast of California. This building was designed by architect Julia Morgan and is today considered a National Historic Landm...Read more

  5. #5 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
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    Piedras Blancas Light Station Image
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    Address: CA-1, San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

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    Andee Allen

    Beautiful views and nice cliff side walk from the elephant seals viewing parking lot.

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  6. #6 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
    Piedras Blancas Light Station Association Image
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    Address: 15950 Cabrillo Hwy, San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

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    Christine Meagher

    So glad I worked this tour into my vacation, interesting and fun!

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  7. #7 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
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    Hearst Castle Theater Image
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    Address: 100 Hearst Castle Rd, San Simeon, CA 93452, USA

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    Judy Barcenas

    The coast line is a must see with special historical stops that are worth visiting.

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  8. #8 of 42 Things To Do in San Simeon
    - Used in 6 itineraries
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    Elephant Seal Vista Point Image
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    Address: Cabrillo Hwy

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    Simon Guerin

    Great place to stop and spot an elephant seal or fifty. Year round you'll see them lounging, fighting, and having fun in the sand. Pro tip: stand up wind. They have a rather pungent aroma about them....

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