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Santa Barbara Shopping Tour (Self Guided), Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara has plenty of world class retail shops and diverse local crafts shops for pleasing the most meticulous consumers. Wonderful outdoor paseos, shadowed plazas and long-brick sidewalks make shopping in Santa Barbara the most enjoyable way to spend your free time. Take this tour to discover the best venues for shopping in Santa Barbara.
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Santa Barbara Shopping Tour Map

Guide Name: Santa Barbara Shopping Tour
Guide Location: USA » Santa Barbara (See other walking tours in Santa Barbara)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 Km or 0.9 Miles
Author: HollyZ
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Santa Barbara Cigar and Tobacco
  • Bella Rosa
  • La Arcada
  • Paseo Nuevo
  • Chocolate Maya
Santa Barbara Cigar and Tobacco

1) Santa Barbara Cigar and Tobacco

Santa Barbara Cigars and Tobacco opened in 1996 and provides the city with refined cigars and original accessories. The selection of humidors, lighters and cigar cutters will satisfy even a very pretentious consumer. This is a shop for all your smoking needs. Inside the store you can relax and enjoy aromas of the shop and flat screen TVs. This shop carries all the top brands available today, like Canacho Liberty, Tatuaje, La goria Cubana Artesanos de Miami, Rood 101 and many others.
Bella Rosa

2) Bella Rosa

Bella Rosa is a shop that should be visited as a gallery; even if you don't intend to buy anything, just enter and enjoy the warm atmosphere, check out the luxurious items and enjoy the exclusive paintings of local artists. In Bella Rosa you'll find exciting Estate Jewellery, Coloured Diamonds, Rare Antique and Modern decorative Art. The products sold there represent an impressive collection of cultural diversity from around the globe. At Bella Rosa you have a great chance to select the best present in the world for yourself and your friends and relatives.
La Arcada

3) La Arcada (must see)

Right in the center of the city, La Arcada shopping street is a peace of history, with modern malls with plenty of unique art galleries, shops and the best restaurants in the city. Sidewalks decorated with beautiful sculptures, fountains, and well-groomed flowers decorate the lush landscapes. You'll find casual clothing in natural fabrics for women, marvellous treasures and fine things, original artworks by Santa Barbara Art Association and other unique items to see and to buy.
Paseo Nuevo

4) Paseo Nuevo (must see)

Paseo Nuevo is an open air shopping center, dotted by small cafeterias and restaurants along the center. There is a great variety of shops and boutiques in Paseo Nuevo, where you'll find world renowned brands like Victoria's Secret, Gap,Chico's, Cashe, Banana Republic and others. After shopping you can spend your free time in Paseo Nuevo's numerous restaurants, bars, cinema's and even a theater.
Chocolate Maya

5) Chocolate Maya

Chocolate Maya is a one-of-a-kind candy shop that you would want to live in, as they sell pure, fresh, luscious chocolates of all possible shapes, tastes and color blends, as well as candies, from classical truffles and creamy bonbons to spicy candies. Also you can find spicy and traditional chocolate drinks to soothe your soul. There is a large selection of organic, natural chocolate products for those who are close to nature. Special products for gifts, parties, weddings, corporate specials and holidays can be found as well.

Walking Tours in Santa Barbara, California

Create Your Own Walk in Santa Barbara

Create Your Own Walk in Santa Barbara

Creating your own self-guided walk in Santa Barbara is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Museums Walk

Museums Walk

Santa Barbara has a variety of interesting museums, most of them situated in the downtown area of the city and in the harbor, the most important of which is Santa Barbara's Old Mission and Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Discover the astonishing Spanish heritage of America and the beauty and richness of local nature through this Museums self-guided walking tour.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.1 Km or 4.4 Miles
Santa Barbara Art Galleries

Santa Barbara Art Galleries

Santa Barbara is a poplar tourist destination in California. This lively city has a number of art galleries hosting exciting art collections. Most of the galleries highlight the visual creativity of local artists. The following walking tour will help you discover the most visited art galleries in Santa Barbara.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 Km or 0.6 Miles
Santa Barbara Downtown Walk

Santa Barbara Downtown Walk

Santa Barbara is a beautiful city in California. Popular as a tourist resort, the city has everything you need to enjoy a fabulous holiday – sunny beach, interesting museums, art galleries, numerous lovely shops and an impressive historic architecture. This walking tour will guide you to Santa Barbara’s most popular tourist attractions.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 Km or 1.6 Miles
Santa Barbara Introduction Walk

Santa Barbara Introduction Walk

Nowadays widely regarded as a posh location favored by the rich and famous, Santa Barbara is a beautiful coastal town and a popular weekend spot in Southern California. Other than its beaches and warm climate, the city is also famous for its red-tile roofed stucco architecture, reflecting Spanish colonial heritage, and a plethora of cultural attractions. Follow this orientation walk and discover...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 Km or 2.4 Miles