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

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

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Start: Fullerton
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Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
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Yosemite National Park
— Few hours
+2
Bus + Train + Bus:  4 h 30 min
2
Napa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Calistoga
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
4
Napa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
5
San Francisco
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
6
Napa
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h
End: Fullerton

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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.
For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park travel route builder app.

Fullerton to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Fullerton in December, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 46°F and lows at 14°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Napa.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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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 find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Napa trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Napa by combination of bus and train takes about 13.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in December: highs in Napa hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 35°F. You'll set off for Calistoga on the 28th (Thu).

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Parks Tours
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Calistoga

Calistoga ©
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Castello di Amorosa, Madrigal Family Winery, Chateau Montelena, and other attractions. On the 28th (Thu), do a tasting at Chateau Montelena, thendo a tasting at Sterling Vineyards, thendo a tasting at Madrigal Family Winery, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Amorosa.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Calistoga trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Napa to Calistoga takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Calistoga sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Napa.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wineries Historic Sites
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Madrigal Family Winery ©
Madrigal Family Winery
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Chateau Montelena ©
Chateau Montelena

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night
Napa

Napa
For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Napa trip planning tool.

Getting from Calistoga to Napa by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. You'll set off for San Francisco on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Parks Tours
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day
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've added Fisherman's Wharf, Cable Car Museum, Lombard Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, see a show at Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, thenbrowse the different shops at Ghirardelli Square, and finally go for a walk through Lombard Street.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planning website.

Drive from Napa to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Napa in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in San Francisco, with lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Napa.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre ©
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre

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night
Napa

Napa ©
You've now added Napa Premium Outlets to your itinerary.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Napa online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Napa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Napa when traveling from San Francisco in December, with lows around 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Napa

Shopping
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Napa Premium Outlets ©
Napa Premium Outlets

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