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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): hike along Mariposa Grove and then stroll through Pioneer Yosemite History Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall, then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip app.

Miami to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Miami to Yosemite National Park. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Miami in April, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 59°F and lows at 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to St. Helena.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Wildlife

St. Helena

— 1 night

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
On the 22nd (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Castello di Amorosa, do a tasting at Modus Operandi Cellars, then do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, and finally do a tasting at VGS Chateau Potelle.

To find photos and more tourist information, read our St. Helena trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to St. Helena takes 4.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yosemite National Park in April; daily highs in St. Helena reach 71°F and lows reach 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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), cast your line with Betty Kay Charter, then hike along South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, then contemplate the long history of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery, and finally don't miss a visit to Steve Prefontaine Murals.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Coos Bay travel route builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from St. Helena to Coos Bay. Traveling from St. Helena in April, expect nights in Coos Bay to be about the same, around 44°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Trails

Side Trip