Santa Cruz, California is a beautiful place to visit. In addition to its beauty, there are many attractions and activities to fill your days. Santa Cruz vacation rentals will provide the perfect accommodations for your stay. Whether you're interested in lots of activities or a more leisurely visit, Santa Cruz has lots to offer. For those who love the outdoors, there are 14 state parks, 20 miles of walking trails and the opportunity to walk through the tallest wooden covered bridge in America. Behold the beauty of the seasonal migration of Monarch butterflies at Natural Bridges State Beach park. Enjoy the water with offerings from Pacific Yachting and Sailing. Shop at local farmers markets: Ben Lomond and APTOS. For rides and games, the Boardwalk has plenty to offer. Santa Cruz has wonderful restaurants. A walk on the wharf will lead you to your choice of restaurants. A family friendly pub to add to your list is 99 Bottles of Beer. If you have a sweet tooth The Penny Ice Creamery and Ashby Confections are sure to please your palate. For beer and wine tastings, visit Bargetto Winery and Beauregard Vineyards. Brew Cruz is a fun way to sample local craft beers while drinking responsibly. A tour bus takes you to local breweries. Annieglass Factory offers tastings of regional wines and craft beers. They also offer free tours of the factory at 1:30 pm Thursday- Sunday. Beer Thirty is a great spot for games and craft beers. No matter what your preferences are, you're sure to be happy you chose to visit this beautiful locale. Finding Santa Cruz vacation rentals is all you need to set your plan in action. Beautiful scenery, activities, and wonderful experiences await.