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So glad we did this self guided walk

I did some research beforehand and found this self guided walk on line. It is a fabulous... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dursley, United Kingdom
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Thoroughly enjoyed

We spent a sunny afternoon taking advantage of this self guided walking tour. The Visitor Center... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
Battle Ground, Washington
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Self-guided walking tour of Santa Barbara's historical landmarks.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did some research beforehand and found this self guided walk on line. It is a fabulous introduction to Santa Barbara and all there is to offer in Downtown. We really enjoyed finding the historic buildings en route, taking some great photographs whilst also getting...More

Thank Mistyb1302
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We spent a sunny afternoon taking advantage of this self guided walking tour. The Visitor Center provided a map with great descriptions of each highlight and the best part was that you can spend as much or as little time at each one that you...More

1  Thank 234Glenys
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We picked up the brochure for this tour at our hotel and followed the route downtown, starting at the Courthouse. Good descriptions of each stop, though the map was a little hard to follow. Had to use the GPS on my phone part of the...More

Thank anne g
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The Red Tile tour is an official walking self-guided tour that is available online and also in a printed version in Santa Barbara's visitor center. It takes you through all the historic buildings along the beautiful State street and Santa Barbara street, beginning in the...More

3  Thank GameServer
Reviewed 8 April 2012

After seeing the Mission, Courthouse, and taking a trolley tour, we were ready to walk the Red Tile Tour of Santa Barbara's oldest and historic buildings. It was such a peaceful and informative tour. (we got a map with descriptions on-line) It was nice to...More

1  Thank Alice F
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Pick up your free map from the Santa Barbara Visitor’s Center (located on 1 Garden St.—near Stern’s Wharf). The free online versions I found showed less detail. The historic tour points you to the more interesting downtown historic landmarks. I quickly folded up the map...More

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