Get a taste of wine country without driving the distance to the vineyards in an area of town known as the Urban Wine Trail. Tasting rooms from more than 25 wineries are located within just a few blocks of each other, boasting a comprehensive collection of Santa Barbara County varietals.
Los Alamos, a small Santa Barbara County town that's a nice escape from the busy, touristy wine towns nearby. Pictured: The Union Hotel, a perfectly preserved slice of the Old West with a saloon to match.
The Valley Project Tasting Room - In this quaint tasting room, you can try wines from each of the 5 surrounding AVAs (American Viticultural Areas, or wine-growing regions) along the Urban Wine Trail. While you're there, take a look at the infamous hand-drawn chalk map of Santa Barbara County—perfect for a photo op.