Return to the lodge late afternoon for a couple hours of free time before dinner to rest and relax.Dinner: Cambria Pines Lodge.Evening: Our wine instructor will join us for dinner and spend the evening with us discussing organic and sustainable wine growing practices.Lodging: Cambria Pines LodgeMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
After our trip at sea we will head to a beloved attraction at Pismo Beach, the "Butterfly Trees." You'll understand the nickname as you see hundreds of Monarchs congregating on their chosen trees, hanging wing down one over another forming a shingle effect and giving shelter and warmth for the group. A docent will guide and instruct as we view this delightful sight.Lunch: Enjoy some free time in Pismo Beach to explore this fun beach town and discover a restaurant for lunch on your own.Afternoon: Following our lunch break we will return to the Cambria Pines Lodge for some free time in the afternoon to explore on your own. Public transportation or taxis are available to take you to sites of interest.
Optional tour of the Cambria Pines Lodge gardens with a local heritage and native plant expert. The lodge gardens include an Herb Garden, Succulent Garden, Flower Bed, Green Garden, Gazebo Garden, White Garden, Rose Garden, and Organic Kitchen Garden mingled with lawn areas, secluded pathways, and ancient pine trees.Dinner: At Cambria Pines LodgeEvening: View a one hour film on the Migration of the Monarch Butterfly to help with your understanding of this magnificent flight.Lodging: Cambria Pines LodgeMeals Included: Breakfast, Dinner