9 days in Sonoma County Itinerary

9 days in Sonoma County Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sonoma
— 4 nights
2
Guerneville
— 4 nights

4
nights
Sonoma

Set in the heart of one of the United States' most esteemed wine-producing regions, just 45 minutes from San Francisco, Sonoma boasts colonial Mexican architecture, including a mission.
Step out of the city life by going to Sonoma Valley and Sonoma Overlook Trail. There's lots more to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, learn about winemaking at Schug Carneros Estate Winery, take in the history at Mission San Francisco Solano, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Jack London State Historic Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sonoma trip tool.

Chicago to Sonoma is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Chicago to Sonoma, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in November, things will get a bit warmer in Sonoma: highs are around 65°F and lows about 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Guerneville.

Things to do in Sonoma

Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Kenwood, Glen Ellen, Ellis Creek Water Plant and Wetlands
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Jack London State Historic Park ©
Jack London State Historic Park
Sonoma Valley ©
Sonoma Valley

4
nights
Guerneville

Guerneville ©
Guerneville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in the Russian River Valley of Sonoma County, California, United States. Step out of the city life by going to Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Goat Rock Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Bodega Head (in Bodega Bay), Healdsburg (Ferrari-Carano Winery, Dry Creek Vineyard, &more) and Fort Ross State Historic Park (in Jenner). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Gary Farrell Winery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Teresa of Avila Church, try for a hole-in-one at Pee Wee Golf & Arcade, and stroll through Pomo Canyon Trail.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Guerneville journey maker app.

Traveling by car from Sonoma to Guerneville takes 1.5 hours. In November in Guerneville, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Guerneville

Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Healdsburg, Bodega Bay, Jenner, Pomo Canyon Trail
Highlights from your plan
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Wine Tours & Tastings
Fort Ross State Historic Park ©
Fort Ross State Historic Park

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