Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Morro Bay to Ventura. If you're planning a road trip to Ventura, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
10:00 am start in Morro Bay
drive for about 28 minutes
10:28 am Pismo Beach
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:28 am
drive for about 55 minutes
2:06 pm Santa Barbara
stay for about 2 hours and leave at 4:06 pm
drive for about 43 minutes
4:49 pm Ojai
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 5:49 pm
drive for about 21 minutes
6:10 pm arrive in Ventura
driving ≈ 3 hours
Your starting point is Morro Bay, California.
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Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Pismo Beach (47 answers)
Laetitia Vineyard & Winery (3 mentions)
San Luis Obispo Mission (3 mentions)
Edna Valley (2 mentions)
F. McLintocks Saloon and Dining House (2 mentions)
restaurants around Pismo Beach:
Avila Valley Barn
hotels around Pismo Beach:
Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort
Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa
Seacrest Beach Resort
Solvang (44 answers)
Firestone Vineyard (3 mentions)
Fess Parker Winery (3 mentions)
R Country Market (2 mentions)
Blackjack Ranch (2 mentions)
Saarloos And Sons Tasting Room (2 mentions)
restaurants around Solvang:
Los Olivos Wine Merchant Cafe
Olsen's Danish Village Bakery & Coffee Shop
hotels around Solvang:
Ballard Inn & Restaurant
questions about Solvang:
What to do in Solvang... good places to stay, eat, etc.
Santa Barbara (185 answers)
Butterfly Beach (7 mentions)
Bacara Resort & Spa (6 mentions)
Hendry's Beach (4 mentions)
Stearns Wharf (4 mentions)
The Funk Zone (4 mentions)
restaurants around Santa Barbara:
McConnell's Fine Ice Creams
La Super-Rica Taqueria
The Lark - Santa Barbara
Boathouse at Hendry's Beach
The Palace Grill
hotels around Santa Barbara:
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
San Ysidro Ranch
El Encanto Hotel
questions about Santa Barbara:
Favorite restaurants in Santa Barbara?
Bachelorette Weekend Getaway in Santa Barbara
Best Beach in Santa Barbara?
24 hours in Santa Barbara, what do I have to see/eat/do?
Santa Barbara wine country ideas?
Ojai (16 answers)
restaurants around Ojai:
The Deer Lodge
hotels around Ojai:
Ojai Valley Inn & Spa
questions about Ojai:
Must-See Places During An Overnight In Ojai?
Your final destination is Ventura, California.
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