400 Beach Street, Santa Cruz, CA
317 Cedar Street
Learn the secrets to brewing the perfect cup of tea... read more
5355 Graham Hill Road
Take a ride on a 19th century steam engine through towering redwood trees... read more
144 School Street
The site of California's 12th mission oozes with history and expansive views of Santa Cruz... read more
Santa Cruz Beach
Beach adjacent to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk...
East Cliff Dr at Seabright Ave
Expansive beach featuring a light house... read more
32 Municipal Wharf
Fish, sight see, and soak up the sea during a trip on the Stagnaro family's boat, Velocity... read more
303 Potrero St # 15
Learn to SCUBA dive with this premier water sports business... read more
790 Mariner Park Way
Learn to sail with experienced instructors on the Monterey Bay... read more
A hidden swimming spot in the Santa Cruz Mountains... read more
21600 Big Basin Way
Beautiful trails to hike and explore, including resplendent waterfalls... read more
101 Beach Street
Learn to surf with the best surf school in Santa Cruz by Good Times newspaper... read more
401 Upper Park Road
Disc golf and golf at a hidden gem of a course...
20 Clubhouse Road
Rated among the best courses in the world... read more
465 Mystery Spot Road
400 Beach Street
(at the corner of Cliff Street)
910 Cedar St.
Inspired, ingenious, involved, incomparable...
1401 Coast Rd
A great place to go for a walk in the woods but better known for its excellent mountain biking trails... read more
Learn to Stand Up Paddle board with one of the best instructors in Santa Cruz... read more
1117 Pacific Avenue
Pre-owned books and records at discount prices...
The Best of NileGuide
There’s never a reason to be bored in Santa Cruz. There are just too many things to do. Start with the must-see attractions, move to the big sights and fine museums, check out some tours, dig in to some outdoor activities, and work your way down to the between-the-cracks, off-the-beaten-path gems. Just leave some time to catch your breath.