8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California vacation planner

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Drive
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Point Reyes National Seashore
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Point Reyes Station
— 1 day
Drive
3
Napa
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Big Sur
— 2 nights
Drive
5
San Francisco
— 1 night

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Point Reyes National Seashore

Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): hike along Point Reyes Hiking Trails.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Point Reyes National Seashore trip builder site.

San Francisco to Point Reyes National Seashore is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from San Francisco in September, expect nights in Point Reyes National Seashore to be slightly colder, around 51°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Point Reyes Station.

Things to do in Point Reyes National Seashore

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails
Highlights from your trip

1
day
Point Reyes Station

Point Reyes Station is a small unincorporated town located in western Marin County, California. Your day by day itinerary now includes Bodega Head as well as Tomales Point Trail. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): hike along Tomales Point Trail and then take in the dramatic natural features at Bodega Head.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Point Reyes Station road trip website.

Point Reyes Station is very close to Point Reyes National Seashore. September in Point Reyes Station sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Napa.

Things to do in Point Reyes Station

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Bodega Head ©
Geologic Formation
Bodega Head
4.7
Tomales Point Trail
Hiking Trail
Tomales Point Trail
4.9

2
nights
Napa

America's Wine Country

Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
Platypus Wine Tours has been added to your itinerary. On the 19th (Sat), awaken your taste buds at Platypus Wine Tours.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Napa trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Point Reyes Station to Napa takes 1.5 hours. In September in Napa, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries · Tours
Highlights from your trip
Platypus Wine Tours ©
Wine Tour / Tasting
Platypus Wine Tours
4.9

2
nights
Big Sur

Big Country of the South

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
On the 20th (Sun), get great views at Rocky Creek Bridge, take in the views from Bixby Bridge, and then visit a coastal fixture at Point Sur State Historic Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, take in the views from Big Creek Bridge, then immerse yourself in nature at Limekiln State Park, and finally trek along Pacific Valley Bluff Trail.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Big Sur trip planner.

Traveling by car from Napa to Big Sur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, subway, train, and taxi; or fly. When traveling from Napa in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Big Sur: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Limekiln State Park ©
State Park
Limekiln State Park
4.6
Bixby Bridge ©
Bridge
Bixby Bridge
4.6

1
night
San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 22nd (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco visit planning app.

Traveling by car from Big Sur to San Francisco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Wed).

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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