A little research and planning can mean the difference between an average vacation and an amazing one! Wander wisely in Aptos by knowing a few details about it before you get there.
To help you find your feet, Aptos sits 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south of the significant city of San Jose.
At last count, the population of this part of Santa Cruz (and vicinity) was 6,000.
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Get your Aptos trip off on the right foot by reserving a place to stay with Travelocity. You'll find at least 21 options to choose from, all within a reasonable distance of the downtown area.
Got a taste for the fancier things in life? Then spend your getaway in style at the Inn at Depot Hill.
Traveling on a budget? Not to worry, you won't be left in the cold. The Rio Sands Hotel will keep both you and your wallet happy.
Get set for some wonderful new experiences! The center of Aptos is only 25 miles (40 kilometers) south of Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC).
Thinking about taking a road trip around Aptos? A rental car will surely come in handy here. Look through your options on Travelocity, take your pick and hit the highway!
Picking up a rental right at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport means you'll be out of the cabin and onto the highway in no time at all. Budget is a reliable outlet here. Avis is also worth looking into.
Renting a car shouldn't be hard to do. So why not pick up your set of wheels from the peace and tranquility of a close by neighborhood? Let Enterprise in Eastside Santa Cruz do the hard work for you. All you have to do is find your way to 2724 Soquel Ave. You also have the option to check out the selection at Hertz, which you can find at 7000 Soquel Avenue.
Nothing in this world is quite like the peace of mind you'll get from sitting by the water. Set aside some time and appreciate watching the sun reflect on the waves at Seacliff State Beach.
Need some more options?
A visit to Nicholson Vineyards will be an excursion for your palate.
And there's more.
If you love nature, The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park is a place you'll appreciate. Bring the kids for a hike and picnic in the fresh air.
Aptos has loads of things to see and do, but if you want to explore further afoot, you're in luck! You have internationally celebrated tourist attractions just a stone's throw from here! People from all across the globe flock to Gilroy Premium Outlets. You can reach it easily from Gilroy, 18 miles (29 kilometers) away.
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