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Solvang Travel Guide

Is this Denmark or California? The city of Solvang is definitely going to have you asking this question with its traditional Danish-style buildings, historical wind mills and famous red clog. Located in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, the Danish themed village is the perfect place to relax. The bakeries and restaurants around Solvang offer a taste of Denmark, with authentic pastries. Plus, you can also enjoy a glass of wine here since you're in Santa Barbara wine country. There are plenty of fun activities for all the family, such as browsing the European boutique stores, watching the horse-drawn street car and simply enjoying the culture in the Danish Capital of America.

Things to Do in Solvang

Top things to do in Solvang include wandering along Mission Drive. This main street is where you can admire the Danish buildings and do some souvenir shopping. Whether you want wooden shoes or a Danish treat, you'll likely find it here. In particular, the aebleskivers are the most popular pastry in town! Elsewhere, you can watch a show at the Solvang Feastival Theater and learn more about the Danish culture at Elverhoj Museum. Car Motorbike enthusiasts can appreciate models from the past at the Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum. To experience the outdoors, go hiking and biking in the Santa Ynez Valley.

Best Time to Visit Solvang

The best time to visit Solvang is during the summer months. Tourists also visit Solvang during September for the annual Danish Days celebration.

Price and Availability Index in Solvang

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Solvang is in February, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Solvang is in the high season in June. Solvang has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Solvang tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Solvang tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Solvang

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Solvang. The hottest month in Solvang is April, when temperatures peak at 113 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 28 ˚F. The wettest month in Solvang is February with 7.35 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Solvang

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 1632 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Solvang, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Solvang can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $35 per night. On average, a place to stay in Solvang will cost you $268 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 378 accommodations in Solvang that have WiFi. 34 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 266 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Solvang? Then choose one of the 384 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 234 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 38 pet-friendly places to stay in Solvang, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Solvang AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 276 places to stay from Airbnb, 54 accommodations from Homeaway and 54 places to stay from VRBO.

1004 accommodations in Solvang have been reviewed: 59% are rated excellent or good. 296 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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