14 days in Tahoe City & San Francisco Itinerary

14 days in Tahoe City & San Francisco Itinerary

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14 days in Tahoe City & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  4​h
1
Tahoe City
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 11 nights
End: San Francisco

2
nights
Tahoe City

Tahoe City ©
Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum and then enjoy the sea views from Lake Tahoe. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Sand Harbor and then get curious at UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Tahoe City online itinerary creator.

San Francisco to Tahoe City is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in November: highs in Tahoe City hover around 11°C, while lows dip to -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Tahoe City

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Incline Village, Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, Lake Tahoe
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Lake Tahoe ©
Lake Tahoe

11
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa). There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Tahoe City to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Tahoe City in November, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Wine Tours & Tastings, Muir Woods National Monument
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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