Attractions

IMG_9154This town offers several attractions to visitors and locals, and has been named one of the most beautiful cities in America by Forbes Magazine. No matter what time of year you visit, Cambria has something for you.

Cambria attractions bring people back year after year, its natural wonders will leave you breathless.  Cambria’s rich history is rooted in the exciting story of the American West with tales of cowboys, miners, merchants and pioneers. Not into history? Cambria’s art community is bustling with local artists, galleries and theaters that attract visitors worldwide to our little corner of the coast.

Find the perfect gift or personal item in a variety of shops in the Village, or meet our local farmers at the weekly Farmer’s Market.

Ready to tie the knot? If you’re looking to get away and give your guests a unique experience on the Central Coast, a Cambria wedding is the perfect match for you.

Whatever your reasons for vacationing, consider Cambria. It’s the ultimate getaway.

Highway Closures

Highway 1 Closure

If you're heading to the Central Coast, be sure to be mindful of the stretch of Highway 1, 21 miles north of Cambria. Caltrans is busy with a major construction project to make traveling along the stunning Pacific Coast Highway a safer journey.

Highway 1 Storm Repair Along the Big Sur Coast Due to multiple active slides, State Route 1 is now closed between Ragged Pt. (SLO 72.87) and just south of Nepenthe (Mon 44).

Worried about Highway 1 Road Closures? Cambria and Hearst Castle are easily accessible from Highway 46 West from 101 South of Paso Robles or from northbound Highway 1 from the city of San Luis Obispo. Travelers from the north can easily take Highway 101 as an alternate route to Highway 1, which reduces travel time to Cambria by about 25 minutes.

For the latest road closure information visit the Caltrans website.