Westport isn't the only place in North Coast California worth exploring; those with enough time should also hit the road and discover the charms of the nearby countryside, cities and towns. Two places within a relatively short distance of Westport are Mendocino, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and Little River, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north.
Fort Bragg is about 13 miles (21 kilometers) from Westport. This regional center includes a some great points of interest, like Glass Beach, Otis R. Johnson Park and Pudding Creek Beach. Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, Triangle Tattoo Museum and Fort Bragg Recreation Center are other attractions that should be high on everyone's schedule.
Take a trip to North Coast California's art galleries. These are great destinations to hang out, particularly when the weather is a little moody.
Head outside and make the most of the local adventure options in the area around Westport. Have a go at hiking or give horse riding a go.
Even the best vacation can't last forever, so when it's time go home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Santa Rosa, 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the southeast.