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Northern California Charm

Day Detail Nights
Day 01 SAN FRANCISCO ARRIVAL
Arrive at San Francisco International Airport and proceed independently to your hotel.
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Day 02 SAN FRANCISCO
Discover the adventures the city has to offer as you cycle your way along the coast, experience the vibrant neighborhoods, and witness the world Famous Golden Gate Bridge on your rental bike (included). Cross the bridge for spectacular views from Sausalito and take the ferry back for an up-close view of Alcatraz (optional). After your journey touring the city and taking some time to relax, ride your bike and make your way to some of the city's wellknown neighborhoods and hidden gems to get a taste of their various cuisines. Visit exciting San Francisco hotspots such as Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf, and enjoy a savory dinner at restaurants in Chinatown or Little Italy.
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Day 03 SAN FRANCISCO
Today, get a unique perspective and take in the beautiful sights the Golden Gate city has to offer on an exciting hike where you share the path with locals staying active, walking their dogs, or simply escaping the busy city to appreciate the beautiful scenery of the Bay Area. Some of San Francisco's best nature can be found on various hiking trails that include Muir Woods, featuring the redwood forest, The Presidio, offering an uninterrupted view of the ocean, and the Batteries to Bluffs Trail, allowing you to get up close to the historic Golden Gate Bridge. Make sure to have your camera ready and grab those postcard-perfect pictures to share and keep before you embark to your next destination.
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Day 04 SAN FRANCISCO - SONOMA
After picking up your rental car and leaving San Francisco behind, your journey continues further North to Sonoma County, well-known for its exceptional wineries. On your way, spend the afternoon in the hub for American cycling, Santa Rosa, with roads tested by both world-class and first-time riders. Outdoor activities are plentiful giving you the option to visit the Laguna de Santa Rosa or Trione-Annadel State Park to walk, hike, or bike through one of their many trails featuring ponds, native plants, and vineyard views. You can also make your way over to nearby tasting experiences at Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens and Matanzas Creek Winery where you can add a garden tour, flight of wines, or learn about the best food and wine pairings (optional).
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Day 05 SONOMA
Following your introduction to Sonoma County, your adventure enters the Sonoma Valley where you will find no shortage of entertainment. The Sonoma Valley is rich in history and a perfect destination for hiking, biking, fishing, golfing, and more. Enjoy an overview of the area and its various wineries biking through Sonoma's quiet and country roads. There are over ten wineries within 5-miles making a perfect day itinerary for you to pinpoint your favorite spots to visit on a leisurely ride on vineyard-lined roads (optional).
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Day 06 SONOMA
After experiencing Sonoma on two wheels, discover some of the valley's scenic gems walking and hiking the neighboring area. You can follow hiking trails located in Sugarloaf Park, also home to the largest observatory in the western United States, or stroll through the Sonoma State Historic Park, providing you with the opportunity to visit the Mission San Francisco Solano (optional). In the Montini Open Space Preserve you can take a pleasant hike on the Sonoma Overlook Trail leading you to stunning views of the valley. Before the end of the day, make sure you make your way to downtown Sonoma. At Sonoma Plaza you will find wine tasting rooms, shopping, galleries, and restaurants with cuisine featuring local farm and harvest bites (optional).
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Day 07 SONOMA - LAKE TAHOE
Continue to Lake Tahoe, where you will encounter the largest alpine Lake in North America nestled in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. At Lake Tahoe, you will have the opportunity to bike away with calm paved roadways for the family and mountain biking for the more experienced traveler (optioinal). The Forest Bicycle Trail will lead you to the two beautiful Lake Tahoe beaches Pope and Baldwin. During your ride through the forest-filled route, you can stop to visit the restored Baldwin Estate and Forest Service Visitor Center before heading back to rest up for the following day's activities (optional).
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Day 08 LAKE TAHOE
On this day, the endless selection of hiking trails will encourage you to hop off your bike and explore Lake Tahoe by foot. Three of the more popular trails include the Fallen Leaf Lake hike, perfect for families with gentle hiking trails filled with wild flowers during the spring, Skyline trail, accessed by a lift (not included) for hikers looking for an exciting challenge, and Rubicon Trail, situated along the shorelines providing hikers with amazing photo opportunities. Following an active morning and afternoon, you will have plenty of dining options to choose from with many locally owned restaurants offering a unique environment and signature dishes.
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Day 09 LAKE TAHOE - YOSEMITE
Continue on to Yosemite, a highlight and iconic destination for anyone planning to visit the United States. Yosemite National Park, designated a UNESCO World Heritage site, covers over 1,000 square miles and provides visitors with exciting wildlife, stunning waterfalls, giant sequoias, and an unforgettable experience. Take a nature walk following one of the best trails in the National Park taking you along the Yosemite Valley on a wide and smooth path allowing you to calmly enjoy the natural landscape and beautiful scenery.
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Day 10 YOSEMITE
Following an extraordinary Yosemite Valley hike, enjoy more of the world heritage site while you can. Take on a new rewarding challenge by hiking Yosemite Falls trail. This is one of Yosemite's oldest trails and leads hikers up to the top of the tallest waterfall in North America. Pack lots of water and snacks to keep you energized throughout this experience. You do not need to reach the top to enjoy the amazing views of Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, and Sentinel Rock, and have your camera ready to capture stunning photographs you will definitely want to share.
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Day 11 YOSEMITE - SAN FRANCISCO
Spend the morning soaking in the smells and sounds of Yosemite, before you slowly make your way back to San Francisco. Spend the afternoon exploring Oakland's waterfront before crossing over the bay and settle back into San Francisco for your last overnight.
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Day 12 SAN FRANCISCO DEPARTURE
Transfer independently to San Francisco International Airport for your departure flight.
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