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San Luis Obispo County

(4.3/5 based on 19,000+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, wineries, wildlife areas

The Central Coast

Separated from major metropolitan areas, coastal San Luis Obispo County has preserved its rural character. It includes many small communities with a strong agricultural heritage, and preserves a sense of old California. Many visitors on holiday come here to browse the excellent farmers' markets or tour world-class vineyards. The county offers plentiful outdoor vacation ideas, with beaches, rolling hills, and the Santa Lucia mountain range nearby. You can also take side trips to the area's larger towns, with their historical downtown districts, shopping destinations, and museums. With the Inspirock world travel planner, San Luis Obispo County and other destinations across the globe can be made central to your personalized travel plans.
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Historic sites, wildlife areas, beaches
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Wineries, museums, outdoors
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Sightseeing, historic sites, wineries
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Nature, museums, beaches
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