9 days in Boise, Lakeview & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

9 days in Boise, Lakeview & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Appleton
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Boise
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
2
Lakeview
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Calistoga
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Appleton

2
nights
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
You've now added National Interagency Fire Center and Wildland Firefighters Monument to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at World Center For Birds of Prey, test your problem-solving skills at Boise Escape, then have some family-friendly fun at Labyrinth Escape Games, and finally walk around Kathryn Albertson Park.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Boise road trip website.

Appleton to Boise is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Appleton to Boise, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Appleton in September: highs in Boise hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Lakeview.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Fun & Games Trails

Side Trip

Labyrinth Escape Games
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Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt

1
night
Lakeview

Lakeview
Lakeview is a town in Lake County, Oregon, United States. On the 8th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Schminck Memorial Museum, then take in the natural beauty of Old Perpetual, and then identify plant and animal life at Hart Mountain National Antelope Refuge.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Lakeview trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Boise to Lakeview in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Boise to Lakeview is minus 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Boise in September, with highs in Lakeview at 74°F and lows at 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Calistoga.

Things to do in Lakeview

Parks Museums Wildlife
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1
night
Calistoga

Calistoga ©
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): do a tasting at Pride Mountain Vineyards, do a tasting at VGS Chateau Potelle, then learn about winemaking at V. Sattui Winery, then do a tasting at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, and finally do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Calistoga trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Lakeview to Calistoga in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In September, Calistoga is somewhat warmer than Lakeview - with highs of 84°F and lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wineries

Side Trips

St. Helena, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery
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Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
B Cellars Vineyards and Winery ©
B Cellars Vineyards and Winery
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Golden Gate Park, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, and step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read San Francisco tour planning tool.

Getting from Calistoga to San Francisco by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Calistoga in September: highs in San Francisco hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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