60 days in San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

60 days in San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

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60 days in San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 14 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Healdsburg
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Napa
— 12 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Roseville
— 9 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Carmel
— 11 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

14
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: San Jose (Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, Mount Umunhum, & more) and Pioneer Memorial Park (in Mountain View). And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, wander the streets of Union Square, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip planning app .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to San Francisco. In January, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Healdsburg.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

San Jose, Berkeley, Pioneer Memorial Park, Riggers Loft Wine Company, USS Potomac
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

13
nights
Healdsburg

Healdsburg ©
The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Links at Bodega Harbour (in Bodega Bay), Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma) and Petaluma (Sonoma Portworks & Petaluma Seed Bank). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Sapphire Hill Winery, examine the collection at Charles M. Schulz Museum, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and identify plant and animal life at Safari West.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Healdsburg trip planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Healdsburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Francisco in January, expect little chillier with lows of 37°F in Healdsburg. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Napa.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, Geyserville, Calistoga, Petaluma
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Sapphire Hill Winery ©
Sapphire Hill Winery
Sharpsteen Museum ©
Sharpsteen Museum
Wine Tours & Tastings

12
nights
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.
Explore Napa's surroundings by going to St. Helena (Trinchero Napa Valley, Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park, & more), McCune Rare Book and Art Collection (in Vallejo) and Glen Ellen (Arrowood Vineyard & Winery, Glen Ellen Village Market, & more). There's still lots to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, explore the world behind art at Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, look for gifts at Oxbow Public Market, and do a tasting at Kenwood Vineyards.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Napa visit planning app .

Drive from Healdsburg to Napa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, daytime highs in Napa are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Roseville.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sonoma, St. Helena, Yountville, Glen Ellen, Rutherford
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Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Wine Tours & Tastings
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art ©
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art

9
nights
Roseville

Roseville ©
Roseville is the largest city in Placer County, California, United States, in the Sacramento metropolitan area. Venture out of the city with trips to Sacramento (Sacramento Historic City Cemetery, McClatchy Library, & more), Grass Valley (Empire Mine State Historic Park, Bourne Cottage, & more) and Bogle Winery (in Clarksburg). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Stevens Trail, have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Sacramento, and identify plant and animal life at Effie Yeaw Nature Center.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Roseville trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Napa to Roseville in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Roseville can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Roseville

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Sacramento, Grass Valley, Carmichael, Folsom, Bogle Winery
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Loch Leven Lakes Trail ©
Loch Leven Lakes Trail
iFLY Sacramento ©
iFLY Sacramento
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum

11
nights
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Carmel: Davenport (Shark Fin Cove & Swanton Berry Farm), Morgan Hill (Andy's Orchard & Pop Up Park) and Swanton Berry Farm (in Pescadero). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Point Lobos, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Monterey Bay Aquarium, take a memorable drive along 17-Mile Drive, and trek along Scenic Road Walkway.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Carmel travel planner .

Drive from Roseville to Carmel in 3.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Felton, Davenport
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach

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