Santa Barbara ("Saint Barbara") is the county seat of Santa Barbara County situated in the United States' state of California. Located on a south-facing coastline section, the longest on the West Coast of the U.S., the city lies between the Pacific Ocean and Santa Ynez Mountains. The total area of Santa Barbara is 108.700 km2 (41.970 ml2), while its land area is 50.422 km2 (19.470 ml2).
The climate of Santa Barbara is often described as Mediterranean. The city has been promoted and is now famous as the "American Riviera". In 2014, Santa Barbara had an estimated population of 91,200 which is up from 88,410 estimated in 2010, making it the 2nd most populous in the county after Santa Maria. The contiguous urban area, including the cities of Carpinteria and Goleta, along with the unincorporated regions of Hope Ranch, Mission Canyon, Montecito, Summerland, Isla Vista, and others, has a population of around 220,000. In 2010 the population of the entire county was 423,900.
In addition to being a popular resort and tourist destination, the economy of Santa Barbara includes a large service sector (accounting for around 35% of local employment), technology, education, health care, agriculture, manufacturing, finance, and local government. Education is well represented, with 5 institutions of higher learning situated on the south coast (Antioch University, University of California, Westmont College, Santa Barbara City College, and Brooks Institute of Photography). The city is served by Santa Barbara Airport. U.S. Highway 101 connects Santa Barbara area with San Francisco to the northwest and Los Angeles to the southeast. Behind the city, in and beyond Santa Ynez Mountains, is Los Padres National Forest, containing a few remote wilderness areas. Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and Channel Islands National Park are located 32 km (20 ml) offshore.
The Santa Barbara cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Santa Barbara, California.
If you lose the Santa Barbara location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Santa Barbara cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Santa Barbara, California. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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4 May, 2017
18 May, 2017