Highway1 Discovery Route

Experience the Best of Highway 1 in Coastal San Luis Obispo County.

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    This 101 mile span of prime Pacific coastline in San Luis Obispo County offers an amazing number of ‘must-see’ and ‘must-do’ destinations encompassing diverse artisan towns, charismatic seaside villages, scenic country roads rich in character and history, and two world-class wine regions complete with amazing outdoor adventure, boutique shopping, delicious restaurants, and a dazzling roster of food, wine and cultural events. So wherever you roam along the Highway 1 Discovery Route, you will find the best of Highway 1!

    Leaders in Stewardship Travel deemed the next step in eco-tourism, the California Highway 1 Discovery Route offers 70 activities like restoring park trails, protecting wildlife on the beach, or planting native trees, as well as cause related donation opportunities that help visitors feel good while doing good on vacation. Every February, the 10 towns along the California Highway 1 Discovery Route host a Coastal Discovery & Stewardship celebration, offering special lodging packages, activities, events and movies throughout the region. Find enriching multi-day tours filled with fun, meaningful, and relaxing itinerary ideas that create a best of Highway 1 vacation throughout these 10 destinations: San Simeon, Ragged Point, Cambria, Cayucos, Los Osos & Baywood Park, Avila Beach & Valley, Edna Valley, Arroyo Grande Valley, Oceano, and Nipomo.