Northern California Summer 2019

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Northern California Summer 2019 - Trafalgar
Northern California Summer 2019 - Trafalgar
2 reviews
San Francisco
+10 Destinations
West Coast USA
San Francisco


  • City tour of San Francisco
  • Scenic drive along spectacular 17-Mile Drive
  • See quaint Carmel, Big Sur and Napa Valley
  • Visit the historic gold and silver mining town of Virginia City,
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus
Start and end in San Francisco! With the in-depth cultural tour Northern California Summer 2019, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through San Francisco, USA and 9 other destinations in USA. Northern California Summer 2019 includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • WT
    Written on September 1, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    Very good trip. Tour guide and coach driver were excellent. Accommodations were great. I would recommend this trip to others. Except, I would not recommend going to the trip sponsored dinner at the Happy Girl Coffee House in Monterey. The food was just... Read more

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  • JD
    Written on October 27, 2015
    4.5 - Excellent

    Every aspect was well planned, tour guide & driver were courteous & knowledgeable

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive San Francisco
  2. Day 2: San Francisco Sightseeing – Napa
  3. Day 3: Napa – Sacramento – Lake Tahoe (2 Nights)
  4. Day 4: Lake Tahoe Sightseeing
  5. Day 5: Lake Tahoe – Yosemite National Park
  6. Day 6: Yosemite National Park – Salinas Valley – Monterey (2 Nights)
  7. Day 7: Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive
  8. Day 8: Monterey – Roaring Camp – Depart San Francisco

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services


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  • Trafalgar | The Good Life | USA Overview
  • Connect With Locals | Groves | California
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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Where and when does this tour end?

      This tour ends in San Francisco after a short drive back from Monterey (approx 2hrs). The group should arrive in San Francisco in the early afternoon, where you can say your goodbyes or enjoy an extended stay.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      Day 1 of this tour starts in San Francisco, the City by the Bay. There are no activities planned for this day so you're free to check into your accommodation and explore this wonderful city. At 6 pm an important welcome meeting will be held, where you can get to know your fellow travellers and tour guide. The joining point hotel is the Fairmont San Francisco, however, please check your final tour documents carefully as these details may be subject to change.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      This tour includes complimentary airport transfers on arrival and departure day, so you don't have to worry about a thing from the moment you touch down. Just be sure to let your us know your flight times and we will arrange the rest! If you are arriving early or departing late then alternate transfers may need to be booked.

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    Start and end in San Francisco.
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    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm this Trafalgar booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 March 2019 the full payment of $2,426 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2426 for Northern California Summer 2019, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 909 km.
    • San Francisco (USA)
    • 58 km
    • Sonoma (USA)
    • 14 km
    • Napa Valley (USA)
    • 77 km
    • Sacramento (USA)
    • 139 km
    • Lake Tahoe (USA)
    • 159 km
    • Yosemite NP (USA)
    • 225 km
    • Salinas (USA)
    • 23 km
    • Monterey (USA)
    • 6 km
    • Carmel (USA)
    • 33 km
    • Big Sur (USA)
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