Cambria Area Guide

Where Adventure Meets Relaxation on California's Scenic Highway 1

Situated on the stunning California coast, halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, Cambria, California, is a picturesque community that offers visitors the chance to unwind and enjoy a quieter pace of life. Whether you’re on a stopover as you drive the magnificent Highway 1 or you’re looking for a relaxing weekend in wine country, there’s plenty to keep you entertained during your stay.


If time by the water is on your list, you’ll love the proximity to Moonstone Beach. From leisurely strolls along the boardwalk or across the smooth pebbled shore to tidepool exploration and even whale watching, it’s the perfect way to spend your day. In addition to marine life, nature lovers can get their fill at the nearby Fiscalini Ranch Preserve. With miles of trails that wind past the ocean and through dense pine forests, it’s a great way to reconnect and recharge.


When it’s time to explore the town, Cambria delivers with charming shops, art galleries, and restaurants along its vibrant Main Street, offering you an opportunity to mix with the locals as you enjoy delicious coastal cuisine or shop for a one-of-a-kind keepsake.


No matter how you choose to spend your time during your Cambria vacation, you’ll find it a welcoming location for visitors of all ages. From beautiful vacation rentals to charming community activities, it’s the ideal spot for your next getaway. Browse the categories below and start planning your trip today!