5 days in Yosemite National Park, St. Helena & Coos Bay Itinerary

5 days in Yosemite National Park, St. Helena & Coos Bay Itinerary

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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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St. Helena
— 1 night
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Drive to San Francisco International Airport, Fly to Southwest Oregon Regional Airport, Drive to Coos Bay
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Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive to Southwest Oregon Regional Airport, Fly to Miami

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Yosemite National Park

— 1 night
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then get great views at Valley View, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Bridalveil Fall, then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, then explore the activities along Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, and finally hike along Mariposa Grove.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary website.

Miami to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Miami in April: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 59°F and lows are around 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to St. Helena.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

St. Helena

— 1 night

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Castello di Amorosa, do a tasting at VGS Chateau Potelle, do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, then soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and finally look for gifts at Woodhouse Chocolate.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our St. Helena trip planner.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to St. Helena in 4.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in April: high temperatures in St. Helena hover around 71°F and lows are around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Coos Bay

— 2 nights
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. On the 23rd (Fri), don't miss a visit to Steve Prefontaine Murals, then tee off at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, and then immerse yourself in nature at Shore Acres State Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Coos Bay online journey planner.

Explore your travel options from St. Helena to Coos Bay with the Route module. While traveling from St. Helena, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Coos Bay, ranging from highs of 58°F to lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Nature · Parks · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trip