Santa Cruz Itinerary 2 Days
Explore the best places to visit in 2 days in Santa Cruz with this travel itinerary for a memorable experience!
- Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
- Santa Cruz Wharf
- West Cliff Drive
- Natural Bridges State Beach
- Main Beach
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Suggestions for Santa Cruz Itinerary 2 Days
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2 Days in Santa Cruz - Perfect Weekend Guide
Planning what to do for couple of days in Santa Cruz? It is best to sort your preferences and then choose from the options available in city. Santa Cruz replete of beautiful points of interest never fails to overwhelm the tourists with its natural view and historical architecture.
What to pack for 2 days in Santa Cruz vacation?
As you are going on a 2 days Santa Cruz vacation, compact luggage is ideal. Carry a backpack that can fit in your belongings or choose a compact trolley bag. You only need one pair of shoes that you're wearing, make sure you pick sturdy ones for all the walking and sightseeing. Check the live weather of Santa Cruz and pack just what's needed! Do not forget to bring extra batteries for your camera, you won't have time to move back-n-forth to your room to charge them. Pro Tips: Carry your Passport and photo identification proof with you at all times. Carry a Santa Cruz local map, a hard copy or in your phone.
Are 2 days enough to explore Santa Cruz?
It is slightly difficult to explore the entire city in 48 hours time, but you can easily visit the hand-picked 8-10 points of interest in Santa Cruz on your trip. You will have to travel a bit if you want to cover all the popular places in Santa Cruz within 2 days. So, if you have any particular place in mind, then plan your Santa Cruz visit accordingly. If it is a weekend trip, check for special events happening and plan accordingly.
Trip Budget for a weekend trip to Santa Cruz?
Santa Cruz weekend itinerary budget would vary from is USD 1108 to USD 628 as per your choices. There are enough free places in Santa Cruz to ensure that unless there’s an exhibition or event you really want to see, paying is unnecessary.
How to spend 2 days in Santa Cruz?
With so many things to explore, Santa Cruz is a place to be. Walk along the streets of Santa Cruz and soak in the very essence of its people, and culture, dine at its attractive restaurants; shop at its ambient stores, and unwind at one of its many green spaces. Wondering what to see in 2 days in Santa Cruz? Triphobo offers you perfect itineraries that will cover all the must see places in Santa Cruz. Start your day 1 in Santa Cruz by visiting Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, West Cliff Drive in the morning. Experience the good food in the afternoon at local restaurants in Santa Cruz. The best way to see Santa Cruz and absorb its culture is by visiting Santa Cruz Wharf and spending some time there. Afterwards take a cab or walk to the Mystery Spot which will take up the afternoon. In the evening, head to the Natural Bridges State Beach before wrapping up the day where you can stroll, eat and shop in peace. On the day 2, we suggest you visit the Roaring Camp Railroads, followed by University Of California Santa Cruz and Main Beach. With these Santa Cruz weekend itineraries and 2-day trips, we can make sure you will not miss out on any fun!
Money saving tips for Santa Cruz weekend itinerary:
- Skip the restaurants and cafes for street vendors and supermarkets
- Get 2 Day Santa Cruz transport Pass if possible which offers free public transport, free entrance to the recommended attractions
- Couchsurfing is a great way to save loads on accommodation expenses
- Spend More Time In Fewer Places of Santa Cruz
Where to eat in Santa Cruz if you've 48 hours?
48 hours to enjoy the culinary delights of Santa Cruz and the best you can do is opt for a buffet that offers local variety at a reasonable rate.
Where to stay in Santa Cruz for a weekend?
You can book a hotel or apartment close to University of California Santa Cruz and this would save you lot of time for 2 days trip. You can also opt homestays to stay in Santa Cruz. Prices for the same may be slightly steep, but it is the convenience that matters!
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