There is a city, a land, a state of mind,
known as Santa Barbara. Between its towering
mountains and gently restless sea, there is
nothing like it anywhere.
Justifiably famous for its historic
architecture, botanical gardens, terrazzo
walkways and palm-lined white sandy beaches,
it is one of the most stunning coastal areas
in Southern California.
The year-round Mediterranean climate and
serenity of Santa Barbara has captivated
people for 7000 years, from the Chumash
Indians and Spanish settles to the many
celebrities who live here today.
(Temperatures average 65 to 75 degrees F.)
your mornings with either SpaFari
Yoga/meditation, or a Pilates class;
followed by an invigorating Day Hike (we
choose the appropriate length of hike and
pace for your level of fitness, and
generally split the group into two levels)
in the mountains:
Explore the many thousand acres of state and
national parks with miles of vigorous hiking
trails, Indian caves, and cascading
waterfalls. Trek 4,000 feet up the immense
volcanic cliff paths of the Santa Ynez
Mountains overlooking the remote Channel
Islands. Hike or jog on miles-long sandy
beaches adjacent to uninterrupted sand
dunes. Cool off in the ocean and swim in
deep fresh water pools of fern lined
Thursday afternoon we include a Yoga class
that is followed by Meditation in a mountain
temple while listening to the Buddhist nuns
Additional outside activities include: a
Bike trip along a picturesque coastal path;
options to Sea Kayak, or a Sail at sunset
when the earth, sky and water are bathed in
red ... watching for dolphins and migrating
After an active day, melt into the hands of
our expert massage therapists (on Monday,
Wednesday and Friday). Additional massages
are available for an additional fee of $100.
may include the Santa Barbara Mission, the
Natural History Museum, and an afternoon
stroll through the Botanical Gardens. And
... Santa Barbara's State Street is a
We also offer Health & Wellness Education
plus Native Indian Culture.
Our charming Santa Barbara Inn includes a
swimming pool and is steps from the beach.
Healthy Dinners are enjoyed in a variety of
gourmet organic restaurants in Santa
SPAFARI in SANTA BARBARA, DAILY SCHEDULE
6:30 Wake up.
7:15 Lemon cleansing drink.
7:30 Yoga/Stretch Class. Meditation. or Pilates Class
8:30 Healthy Breakfast (fruit, cereal, eggs).
9:00 Exhilarating, scenic, challenging Day Hike.
*Distance and pace is geared toward
each individual's fitness level and ability.
(Less miles for Mature-Active Trips)
12:30 Healthy Pack Lunch on trail
2:30-5:00 Return to Accommodations
4:00-6:00 Optional Massages
Optional activities: Siesta/Free Time; Swimming, Walk
the beach, Shopping, Bike Riding, Sea Kayaking, sunset
5:00 Thursday: Yoga class and Meditation in a mountain
7:30-8:00 Organic Healthy Dinners are enjoyed in a
variety of Santa Barbara restaurants
8:30 Evening activities can include a Health & Wellness
talk, Cultural Event and Free Time
Sunday-Saturday 7-Day weeks offered in March, April
Santa Barbara Inn: $4,500 per person double occupancy. $1,750 single occupancy.
Other Choice Accommodations range in price from
Unique Comfortable to Deluxe and Luxury.
Custom and Private Santa Barbara SpaFari’s available
at ANYTIME of the year.
Please Email for details: Hike@SpaFari.com