(8 days / 7 nights - Begins & Ends San Francisco)
Tour Itinerary

Day 01 - San Francisco Arrival
Arrive in San Francisco. Transfer independently to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure, we suggest a stroll around the Union Square area and dinner at one of the superb local restaurants. Hotel: Comfort Inn by The Bay or similar

Day 02 - San Francisco
This morning at 08:00 you will be met by a representative and provided with a welcome kit which includes driving instructions, vouchers, and maps for your tour. Later you will have the opportunity to discover the City by the Bay. We have included a hop on hop off trolley tour that will help you get your bearings and acts as a great way to travel around the city. This afternoon plan to experience Fisherman’s Wharf, we have included a cruise on the Bay to give you a unique perspective on the city then pick up a bicycle (day rental included) for the chance to ride across the Golden Gate Bridge or simply visit Golden Gate Park, taking in the city’s majestic coast and historic Presidio. For the ultimate San Francisco experience we have included a one way cable car ride to return you to your hotel for the night.

Day 03 - San Francisco – Carmel/Monterey – SanFrancisco
Driving Distance e: 250 mi /405 km
A further day to explore San Francisco, we have included admission to 5 of the top museums in town. Alternatively why not collect your rental car and make the short drive South to discover the beautiful towns of Carmel and Monterey. Her you can discover Cannery Row and Fisherman’s Wharf or perhaps drive along 17 mile drive for a peek at multi million dollar homes and the stunning coastline. We have included a Whale watching excursion (seasonal and weather dependant). Alternatively we also include admission to the historic Carmel Mission. Return to San Francisco for overnight.

Day 04 - San Francisco – Napa Valley
Driving Distance e: 125 mi/202 km
Today leave San Francisco behind en route to the Napa Valley. This area is renowned worldwide for the quality of the wines produced here, and you will have the opportunity to sample some of the best when you tour the Ravenswood and Clos Pegase Wineries. Hotel: Best Western Garden Inn or similar

Day 05 - Napa Valley
This morning we include admission to COPIA: The American Center for Wine, Food & the Arts – the perfect place to continue your wine country experience. Treat yourself to a cultural adventure with generous helpings of wine, food, art and fun! On any given day, you might compare wines from France, California and New Zealand; taste herbs paired with wine; discover cuisine from Italy or Persia; or indulge in a chocolate tasting experience. This afternoon travel to nearby Sonoma where we have arranged for you to taste wines at the Sonoma Enoteca. Here artisan winemakers from the area display their wines. Should you find something you like you will receive a discount on shipping a case of your chosen vintage home.

Day 06 - Napa – Yosemite
Driving Distance e: 210 mi /338 km
Leave the wine behind as we head inland to the stunning scenery of Yosemite National Park. We highly recommend leaving the car at the valley floor and taking on one of the many trails to experience the true beauty of Yosemite. Hotel: Yosemite Lodge or similar

Day 07 - Yosemite – Sequoia National Park – Yosemite
A further full day to explore Yosemite. Park rangers are on hand to assist with planning for day hikes or simply to explain the geologic conditions that created this stunning area of California. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon where the giant sequoias are to be found.

Day 08 - Yosemite – San Francisco Departure
Driving Distance e: 195 mi /314 km
Return to San Francisco today in time for your return flight.

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