Capitola is a small, charming town on the coast of Monterey Bay in California. It is approximately 6 miles east of downtown Santa Cruz.

Get in

Take bus lines 66, 68 or 69 from Santa Cruz Metro Center towards Capitola Mall. The cost is 2 dollars. If you're driving, Highway 1 and use 41st Avenue, Park Avenue or Bay Porter exits.

Get around

By bicycle, skateboard or bus. You could also call a taxi or an Uber.




Capitola hosts a number of year-round events, including Twilight Concerts, Art at the Beach, the Capitola Begonia Festival, Movies at the Beach, the Capitola Art and Wine Festival, and many more.


Capitola Village offers a variety of shopping and dining options. The shopping area consists of a number of retail art galleries, jewelry stores, and cute boutiques that will satisfy even the most discerning shopper.




Go next

Routes through Capitola

San Francisco Santa Cruz  N  S  Aptos Monterey

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