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Apr 25 2014

The Annual Solvang Datsun Roadster Classic

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May 3 2014

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2014 Solvang Visitor Guide

Request Solvang Visitor Guide 2014

Request a FREE Visitor Guide or view our online Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley Visitor Guide. Santa Barbara County Wine Country, California. more »


Group Reservations Solvang

Group Reservations Solvang

Bring your group to Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country. Solvang, ideally suited for weddings, reunions a... more »


Danish Days Celebration

Solvang Danish Days button 2013

Join us for Danish Days to celebrate the history of Solvang, enjoy Danish-style hospitality and reco... more »


Taste of Solvang

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The annual “Taste of Solvang” Food + Wine + Fun offers a showcase of delectable desserts, a “walking... more »


Shops along Alisal Road

Shops in Solvang

Delightful shops offer imported European wares: porcelain, iron work, leather, linens, and handicrafts. more »


Julefest Holiday Music

Julefest Holiday Celebration

Head to Solvang, California to celebrate the Christmas season this year, and you might feel like you are half-way around the world. But, you’re o... more »


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Museums & California Missions

Museums and California Mission: Devoted to Danish culture, the Elverhoj Museum of History and Art showcases period rooms including a charming kit... more »


Hotels, Solvang, CA, USA

Where to Stay

From quaint inns to full-service hotels, a hearty welcome awaits you at our lodging establishments. They are ideal starting points for outings th... more »


Wine Glass

Wine Country

Solvang, CA, has more than ten wine tasting rooms and there are 80+ wineries in the Santa Ynez Valley. more »


 

 

 

 

Visitor Information


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FREE Visitor Guides and Information
SOLVANG VISITORS CENTER
Daily:  9:00 AM-5:00 PM

1639 Copenhagen Drive, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-6144 or 1-800-468-6765

Lodging Information

For 24/7 lodging information, click here for free reservation service or call 1-888-795-7922 to check availability and check in to Solvang.

INTERNATIONALLY recognized for its Old World architecture, variety of hotels, unique boutiques, award-winning restaurants and historic museums, as well as quick and easy access to Santa Barbara Wine country and beaches. Solvang is the perfect getaway to explore, shop, dine and celebrate. 

Solvang's Temperate Climate

SOLVANG AND SANTA YNEZ VALLEY smogfree climate has almost year-round sunshine and cool, crisp nights. Average annual temperatures are from 76 F/32 C to 54 F/12 degrees. Summer highs can reach into the high 80's F and winter lows into 40's F. Annual rainfall seldom exceeds 12 inches.

EMERGENCY SERVICES
Dial 9-1-1 from any phone to reach police, fire or ambulance.

Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital has 24-hour emergency medical care, 2050 Viborg Road, Solvang.

WHAT TO WEAR

Dress is casual and comfortable. Early mornings and evenings are generally sweater/jacket time.

Solvang, CA, USA ~ Map - Get Directions
Current road conditions, or call 1-800-GAS-ROAD 1-800-GAS-ROAD .

GETTING HERE

Highway 246 travels through the heart of Solvang, HWY 101 is just three miles west of Solvang and State HWY 154 is six miles east of Solvang. Parking is free throughout Solvang and Santa Ynez Valley.

Amtrak® offers daily connecting bus service from area train stations to downtown Solvang ( 1-800-USA-RAIL  1-800-USA-RAIL or www.amtrak.com). 
Private aircraft land at Santa Ynez Airport-IZA (688- 8390). 
SuperRide offers shuttle service from Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) 
with advance reservations (683-9636). 

Central Coast Shuttle Services from Santa Barbara and Los Angeles International (LAX)   airports with advance reservations ( 1-800-470-8818  1-800-470-8818 ).

Santa Ynez Valley Cab/Solvang Taxi (688-0069 or 688- 5900)

Serenity Limousine (688-6532); Vindal Limousine (598-2356)

Hertz Car Rental: (Buellton & Santa Ynez Valley Airport,  800-654-3131  800-654-3131 ).

Public Transit: 
~Santa Ynez Valley Transit - Monday-Saturday (688-5452) 

~Valley Express bus services from/to Buellton/Santa Barbara (683-3702)


Area Services

FAST STATS
Population (2000 U.S. Census):
City of Solvang: 5,332
City of Buellton: 3,828
Unincorporated Area: est. 10,000
Feet Above Sea Level: 495
Industries: tourism, agriculture, ranching.

Buellton Visitor Center
376 Avenue of Flags, call 688-7829 or  1-800-324-3800  1-800-324-3800.

 updated 07-18-2010
Distances from Solvang
City/Area Miles City/Area Miles
Cachuma Lake 15 San Francisco 297
Copenhagen 5,672 San Luis Obispo 67
Disneyland 157 Santa Barbara
Hearst Castle® 93 ---via Hwy. 101 45
Lompoc 18 ---via Hwy. 154 35
Los Angeles 132 Santa Maria 36
Morro Bay 81 Vandenberg AFB 28
San Diego 251 Ventura 67

 

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Group Reservations Solvang

Group Reservations Solvang

Bring your group to Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country. Solvang, ideally suited for weddings, reunions a... more »


How to Find Us

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Cycling

World-Class cycling

Three time host to Amgen Tour of California Time Trials. Beautiful scenic routes over hills and through valleys. more »



 

Julefest Holiday Music

Julefest Holiday Celebration

Head to Solvang, California to celebrate the Christmas season this year, and you might feel like you are half-way around the world. But, you’re o... more »