Don't stockpile those vacation days, spend them the right way when you visit SLO CAL. Nearly 55% of us don't use our allotted time-off. Break the mold and start planning your vacation now and don't worry, we'll help
Step 1: Choose your SLO CAL Destination
(Don't worry you don't have to choose just one)
Scenic Highway 1
Fun for the Whole Family
Step 2: How to Get Here
*San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport offers direct flights from Phoenix, Los Angeles, San Francisco and beginning April 13, Seattle.
*Amtrak’s Coast Starlight and Pacific Surfliner trains make daily stops at the City of San Luis Obispo Amtrak station, located near downtown. Amtrak also has services that stop at the Grover Beach and Paso Robles stations.
*San Luis Obispo County is located mid-way between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Its accessible via U.S. Highway 101, which runs north and south through the heart of the county. From interstate Highway 5, head west to the coast on State Highways 41, 46 or 166. Or for an iconic road trip, travel along Highway 1 from San Francisco.
Step 3: Choose your Lodging
Step 4: Choose your Activities
- Sunset Cruise
- Mountain Biking
- Bonfires on the Beach
Beverages and More
*Brown Butter Cookies
Shopping and Culture
- Point San Luis Lighthouse and Piedras Blancas Light Station tours
- Elephant Seals in San Simeon
- Monarch Butterflies in Pismo Beach (November - March)
- Zebras at Hearst Castle
- Wildflowers (Spring)
- Birding at the Morro Bay National Estuary
- Whale Watching
- Sea Otters in Morro Bay
Step 5: Post your SLO CAL Vacation Photos
Now that you've planned your trip, don't forget to share it with us when you're here! Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @SLOCAL, tag us in your adventures and use #SLOCAL. We may even share your unique vacation with our followers!