The 12 Towns You Absolutely Need To Visit In Southern California In 2017

Southern California is filled with many diverse towns that each add a unique flavor to the SoCal experience. Whether you’re seeking out the energy of a bustling city, craving a laid back beach vibe, or you just want a refreshing mountain getaway, SoCal literally has it all.

After spending time in 2016 exploring some of Southern California’s most memorable towns, here are 12 of them that we plan to return to in 2017. We think you might enjoy them as well, so take a look to see which ones you want to tackle first.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

Do you have a favorite town on this list? For more Southern California exploration, make sure to take a look at this Southern California bucket list of the 13 things you must see and do in SoCal this coming year.