10 days in San Francisco, Sonoma & Napa Valley Itinerary

10 days in San Francisco, Sonoma & Napa Valley Itinerary

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San Francisco
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Sonoma
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Calistoga
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco vacation planner.

Austin to San Francisco is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Austin in December, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (59°F), and nights are about the same (45°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can drive to Sonoma.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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Sonoma

Sonoma ©
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.
Dedicate the 8th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: soar above the sights with Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides, do a tasting at Hendry Ranch Wines, and stroll through Sonoma Coast State Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sonoma trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Sonoma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect little chillier with lows of 36°F in Sonoma. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Calistoga.

Things to do in Sonoma

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Sonoma Coast State Beach ©
Sonoma Coast State Beach
Wine Tours & Tastings
Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides ©
Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides

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Calistoga

Calistoga ©
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Explore Calistoga's surroundings by going to Korbel Champagne Cellars (in Guerneville) and Healdsburg (Wine Tours & Tastings & Gracianna Winery). There's still lots to do: view the masterpieces at Mumm Napa, see the interesting displays at Sharpsteen Museum, and learn about winemaking at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Calistoga planning tool.

Getting from Sonoma to Calistoga by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In December in Calistoga, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 36°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wineries · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
VGS Chateau Potelle ©
VGS Chateau Potelle
Wine Tours & Tastings
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

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