Trip Ideas


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It’s no secret that there is plenty to do while you’re here. If you want to make the most of your visit and
benefit from some local tips, we have you covered. Check out these Goleta trip ideas and itineraries, designed by
locals to make sure you don’t miss a thing.

Go at your own pace and soak up the sun on a coastal cycling adventure or go for a sip in wine country in gorgeous


Goleta’s Shopping Scene: From Hidden Treasures to Retail Hubs
Welcome to Goleta, where the shopping experience is as diverse as the stunning landscapes surrounding this charming community. Whether you’re in the mood for a leisurely browse or ready to indulge in some serious retail…
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Explore The Best Places

Explore Goleta’s Best Flavour
This small town packs a big punch when it comes to dining. Foodies will want to maximize the flavor with this comprehensive itinerary that highlights Goleta’s many restaurants and dining options.
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Explore The Best Places

Go Back In Time In Goleta
From the railroad and oil booms to undeniable Spanish Colonial architecture to one of the most renowned gas stations on the coast (yep, that’s right!), this itinerary takes you back in time.
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The Best of Goleta In 72 Hours
72 hours in Goleta will give you a taste of our beautiful area, but will leave plenty of fun to be had on your next visit. Use this itinerary to book your perfect Goleta Style…
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Food & Drink

Enjoy New Flavors In Goleta’s Old Town
Goleta’s original grid is now home to some of the area’s most coveted restaurants, bars, and quick bites, and this itinerary takes you to many of them in Goleta’s Old Town.
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