9 days in Yosemite National Park, Napa Valley & San Francisco Itinerary

9 days in Yosemite National Park, Napa Valley & San Francisco Itinerary

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9 days in Yosemite National Park, Napa Valley & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  4​h
1
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
+3
Drive + Fly + Subway + Bus:  4​h
2
Napa
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
End: San Francisco

4
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Sentinel Dome and Panorama Trail. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, and explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online holiday builder .

San Francisco to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit warmer (83°F), and nights are slightly colder (46°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Napa.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

few
hours
Napa

Napa
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.
To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Napa visit planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, subway, and bus from Yosemite National Park to Napa in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Napa, with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Parks Tours

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes SS Jeremiah O'Brien as well as Electric Tour Company Segway Tours. Get some cultural insight at Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. Get in touch with nature at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: walk around Golden Gate Park and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planning site .

You can drive from Napa to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Napa in July, plan for little chillier days in San Francisco, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

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