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10 days in San Francisco & Sonoma County Itinerary
Start: San Francisco
San Francisco— 2 nights
Sonoma— 7 nights
End: San Francisco
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City by the Bay
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.You've added Painted Ladies, Cable Car Museum, Lombard Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Painted Ladies, then wander the streets of Chinatown, then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and finally make a trip to The Embarcadero. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, buy something for everyone on your list at Ghirardelli Square, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique, and finally head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.
For ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the San Francisco sightseeing planner .
Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to San Francisco. In June, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Sat) before leaving for Sonoma.
Things to do in San Francisco
Set in the heart of one of the United States' most esteemed wine-producing regions, just 45 minutes from San Francisco, Sonoma boasts colonial Mexican architecture, including a mission.Your list of things to see and do now includes Fishetarian Fish Market, Bodega Head, Bella Vineyards and Wine Caves, and other attractions. Do some cultural sightseeing at von Strasser Family of Wines and Beringer Vineyards. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sonoma Coast State Beach.
For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sonoma trip planning tool .
Drive from San Francisco to Sonoma in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect nights in Sonoma to be little chillier, around 50°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 78°F. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sat) before leaving for home.
Things to do in Sonoma
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