9 days in California Itinerary

9 days in California Itinerary

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9 days in California Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
St. Helena
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Dallas

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
You've now added Disneyland Park to your itinerary. On the 11th (Thu), explore and take pictures at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim trip maker .

Drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in April: highs in Anaheim hover around 78°F, while lows dip to 56°F. You will leave for home on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Anaheim

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Garden Grove, Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, Newport Beach
Highlights from your plan
Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach
Christ Cathedral ©
Christ Cathedral

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Let the collections at Exploratorium and Asian Art Museum capture your imagination. Alcatraz Island and The Embarcadero will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, cast your line with a fishing tour, take a stroll through Twin Peaks, and kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Anaheim to San Francisco by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Anaheim in April, expect San Francisco to be little chillier, temps between 67°F and 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
nights
St. Helena

St. Helena ©
The city of St.
On your second day here, view the masterpieces at Mumm Napa, learn about winemaking at Baldacci Family Vineyards, then appreciate the views at Artesa Vineyards & Winery, then do a tasting at Robert Mondavi Winery, and finally do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our St. Helena online visit planner .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to St. Helena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in St. Helena when traveling from San Francisco in April, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Calistoga, Napa, Mumm Napa, Robert Mondavi Winery
Highlights from your plan
Mumm Napa ©
Mumm Napa
Robert Mondavi Winery ©
Robert Mondavi Winery
V. Sattui Winery ©
V. Sattui Winery

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