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California Dreamin' in San Francisco and Wine Country with Club Adventures
from $665 pp

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Destinations: United States

Club Adventures introduces American Experiences: a curated selection of customizable road trips that explore destinations not far from your own backyard. These close-to-home getaways will provide you with the freedom to roam, a taste of local flavors, and unique opportunities to build authentic connections wherever you choose to go. Each package features inspired experiences, providing you with the flexibility to travel unscripted.

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Special Offer: 

  • From $665/pp — Land-Only Rate
  • From $999/pp - Air-Inclusive Rate: Boston or New York (JFK) depart

Where You Will Stay:

San Francisco Marriott Fisherman's Wharf

Hyatt Regency Sonoma Valley

Package Includes: 

  • 4 Day Hertz Car Rental (4-24hr periods)
  • 2 nights San Francisco accommodations
  • 2 nights Sonoma accommodations
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Hotel Parking 
  • Hotel and car taxes + fees
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

Add-On Adventures: 

Club Adventures has curated a collection of unique and immersive activities that showcase the destination for you to choose from. Mix and match to create your own adventure. Our dedicated team of adventure specialists are here to answer any questions you may have. 

  • Union Square, Nob Hill, and Chinatown Urban Hiking Tour -  Discover more of San Francisco on an urban hiking tour through must-see neighborhoods: Union Square, Nob Hill, and Chinatown. Get a workout as you take in Nob Hill landmarks such as Grace Cathedral and the Fairmont Hotel, and visit the Cable Car Museum and the Fortune Cookie Factory. Learn about the Gold Rush, the Beat Generation, hippies in the 1960s, and more, before concluding in Union Square.
  • The Essential SF Night Bike Tour - Explore local San Francisco after dark on this extra delicious & memorable night tour featuring: the city’s coolest ‘hoods & landmarks, best pizza, dazzling light displays, most fun to ride back roads, and so much more.This is San Francisco’s only night tour by bike, exploring SF’s best city lights, views, food, and drinks in the most fun way possible. This extra-cool, active adventure will be full of new discoveries for longtime locals and is perfect for visitors seeking a memorable way to experience all SF has to offer and make the most of their time here. Don’t miss out on this unique way to learn, eat, and uncover the real, local SF & its special hidden gems!
  • Chinatown Culinary Walking Tour- Stroll the narrow streets and back alleys of San Francisco's Chinatown on this walking tour with a small group. Stop by shops selling authentic Chinese crafts and pottery, as well as hard-to-find herbs and produce. A variety of tastings add up to a full lunch, including tea, fortune cookies, dim sum, and other treats. Listen to guided commentary and ask plenty of questions as you explore.
  • San Francisco Combo: Ferry Building Food Tour and Alcatraz - Tour San Francisco's Ferry Building Marketplace with a culinary expert guide and sample many products from artisan and local food purveyors. Then visit the former maximum-security prison, Alcatraz, to shed light on the history-packed location during this full-day excursion in San Francisco.
  • Teas, Temples & Beatniks - Come explore where east meets west, fortunes are told with more sincerity than your average cookie, and the legends of masters live on. Between the Beatniks of North Beach and San Francisco’s iconic Chinatown, we’ll give you a taste of teas, temples, and culture, all with a local flare.
  • North Beach Pub - From Beatniks to Blues masters, drunken sailors, hardened fishermen, and karaoke kings, North Beach is full of colourful, local identities and fanciful folk heroes. Find out about them over an Anchor Steam ale on this San Francisco tour that will get you talking.  
  • Small-Group Wine-Tasting Tour through Napa Valley - Discover the Napa Valley at a relaxed pace on a 6.5-hour small-group tour. Comfortable transportation collects you from your hotel and carries your group to four distinct wineries, where you can enjoy tastings at your own expense. Listen to live commentary and ask questions at any time. Your experience also includes a complimentary picnic lunch, complete with cheese plate, at a charming winery.
  • Half-Day Napa Valley Bike + Wine Tour - Experience the beauty of Napa Valley on a guided bike tour that stops into local wineries for tastings. Visit two wineries and finish in the early afternoon, leaving you free to explore Napa further on your own. Ride with an informative guide, proceeding at a relaxed pace.
  • Sonoma Country Brewery Tour Including Behind-the-Scenes Access - There's more to Sonoma County than just wine, so if you're more of a barley and hops fan than a grape lover, get an insider look at three regional breweries on this behind-the-scenes tour. With a guide, you'll enjoy tastings and learn about the brewing process at locations such as Lagunitas Brewing Company in Petaluma, Stumptown Brewing Company in Guerneville, Bear Republic Brewing Company in Healdsburg, or others, depending on the day of your tour. Lunch is included.
  • Napa Valley Wine Train with Gourmet Lunch - Roll through Northern California’s famous wine country on the renowned Napa Valley Wine Train. Pass charming towns like Rutherford and St. Helena, and soak up the scenery of rolling hills, vineyards, and estates through large picture windows on the trip. Explore the restored vintage train cars, and then take a seat for a gourmet lunch or dinner freshly prepared by the train’s acclaimed on-board restaurant.
  • Private California Cooking Class in the Heart of Napa Valley - Experience Napa Valley's world-famous wine country from the air on a sunrise hot-air-balloon ride. Start the day off right with coffee and pastries and then climb into a comfortable basket to take to the skies as day breaks across the valley. Enjoy a bird’s-eye perspective of rolling hills, expansive vineyards, and elegant estates during your flight. Once back on solid ground enjoy a sparkling wine toast with your pilot.
  • Downtown Napa Food and Wine Tour - Explore Napa’s legendary food and wine on a 3-hour gourmet walking tour through downtown. Get an insider’s perspective on the culinary scene as you stroll the 1-mile (1.6-km) route alongside a local, foodie guide, and pause at a series of seven boutiques, cafés and restaurants. Learn about California’s terroir from a local olive oil maker, taste fine, handmade chocolates and visit an elegant collective of vintners. Enjoy the leisurely, strolling meal with a small group of fellow foodies, and experience the flavors of California wine country.

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At A Glance: Discover San Francisco and Wine Country ~ 5 days ~ Hertz Car Rental ~ Complimentary Wifi and Daily Breakfast 

Day 1: San Francisco, California

Cable cars, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Transamerica Pyramid — San Francisco is a travelogue of iconic images. There's so much to see so don't wait to start exploring! After arriving and driving to your hotel, head out to Fisherman's Wharf  to check out its museums, restaurants, and to peruse local shops. If you're up for some local exploration, join a North Beach Pub tour to meet everyone from hardened fishermen to karaoke kings in this ecclectic neighborhood.

  • Stay: San Francisco Marriott Fisherman's Wharf

Highlights Nearby:

  • Golden Gate Bridge & Park
  • Lombard Street
  • Fisherman's Wharf
  • Pier 39
  • Japanese Tea Garden

Day 2: San Francisco

Script your own adventure with a multitude of options to choose from! You may opt to discover the city on an urban hiking tour through iconic neighborhoods and get your heart racing with a trek up Nob Hill. After working up an appetite, enjoy a well deserved lunch on a Chinatown Culinary Walking tour that showcases hard-to-find herbs and produce, tea, dim sum and more. After, perhaps make your way back to the hotel on a cable car! However you spend the day, plan to end up at Ocean Beach to watch the sun set. (b)

  • Stay: San Francisco Marriott Fisherman's Wharf

Highlights Nearby:

  • Chinatown
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • Exploratorium
  • Alcatraz
  • Acquarium of the Bay
  • Cable Car Museum and Power House Gallery

Day 3: San Francisco to Sonoma Valley, California

A West Coast road trip isn't complete without a drive over the Golden Gate Bridge! Enjoy the views as you cross the historic bridge en route to Wine Country where lush vineyards await. Upon arrival, you'll find wineries of all kinds —whether it's an impressive castle, modern architectural wonder or small family-run shop, you’ll be warmly greeted by the local owners and sommeliers eager to explain their craft. Take your time and travel unscripted. Check into your hotel and relax or pick one of the many award-winning restaurants to enjoy for dinner. (b)

  • Stay: Hyatt Regency Sonoma Valley

Nearby Highlights: 

  • Hot Air Ballooning 
  • Biking/Hiking
  • Napa Valley Wine Train 
  • Robert Louis Stevenson Museum

Day 4: Sonoma Valley - Wine Country

Much of the great attraction of being in "wine country" is having the opportunity to simply relax and enjoy where you are. The area is chock full of incredible experiences, should you wish to delve in. Hop aboard the Napa Valley Wine train for a delicious meal as you roll through Northern California. Hone your craft during a private cooking class, or discover local flavors on walking foodie tour. Wine not your thing? Join a behind the scenes brewery tour in Sonoma. The adventure is yours! (b)

  • Stay: Hyatt Regency Sonoma Valley

Highlights Nearby:

  • Sonoma Coast State Park
  • Chandelier Tree
  • Napa Valley Museum
  • Bodega Head
  • The Petrified Forest

Day 5: Sonoma Valley - Depart

An incredible way to end your adventure is a hot air balloon ride. Watch the day break over wineries and expansive estates beneath you. Return to San Francisco today for the end of your great adventure. (b)

Cancellation Policy: 

  • From time of booking up to 60 days prior to departure date
    • All amounts, excluding non-refundable deposit, are refundable
  • From 59 days to 30 days prior to departure date
    • 50% of amount paid, excluding non-refundable deposit, are refundable
  • Less than 30 days prior to departure date
    • No refund of any amounts paid
Additional Information

Rates vary by departure date. Price is based per person, land and air from Boston. Hotels may be replaced with accommodations of equal value if necessary. Travel period 11/01/20 - 12/31/21. $200 nonrefundable deposit due 3 days after booking. Final payment date due 60 days prior to departure. Call for more details.

Club Adventures powered by AAA Exclusive Vacations® is a dba of Member Select Vacations LLC. AAA Exclusive Vacations does not assume responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the offers displayed. Rates quoted are per person, based on double occupancy and is current at time of print. Rate will vary based on departure date and is subject to availability. Unless otherwise specified on the itinerary, air transportation, optional tours, gratuities for tour guides and items of personal nature are excluded from price. Travel insurance is not included in the package price. Travel Insurance is highly recommended. AAA Exclusive Vacations reserves the right to change or cancel itineraries, hotels and other components whenever it is deemed necessary. If this occurs, every eff ort will be made to offer alternate dates, hotels or other tour components. If you purchase an air-inclusive program, your airfare will be quoted inclusive of fuel, taxes and fees. Air cancellation terms apply. To receive a full set of Club Adventures terms and conditions, visit clubadventures.com/terms or call (844) 205-6226. Other restrictions apply. CST#2125005-50.

Departure Dates
Start: November 1, 2020
End: December 31, 2021
Price: $665 pp

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