Santa Cruz Flights GuideSanta Cruz is a city in California on the northern edge of Monterey Bay. Some of Santa Cruz's top attractions are the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Seymour Marine Discovery Center, Mystery Spot, Sanctuary Exploration Center, Seacliff State Beach, Main Beach, Museum of Art & History, Natural Bridges State Beach, Municipal Wharf, La Selva Beach, Manresa State Beach, Sunset State Beach, Twin Lakes State Beach, Cowell's Beach, and the University of California, Santa Cruz.
There is no airport in Santa Cruz but you can catch flights in San Jose, which is about an hour away. You can drive from Santa Cruz to San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento, Monterey, Los Angeles, San Diego, and more. San Jose offers nonstop flights to Los Angeles, San Diego, and Ontario (CA). You can also take busses or a combination of bus and train to various California cities.
Santa Crus has warm and mostly dry summers and cool and wet winters. Fog is common during the night and early morning hours. November to March see the most precipitation.The best time to visit Santa Cruz is from September to November, right after the summer tourist peak, allowing for slightly lower prices and more space on the beach and at other attractions. There are also tons of special events during the fall like the air show, festivals, county fair, triathlons, and more.
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