8 days in Napa Valley & Pebble Beach Itinerary

8 days in Napa Valley & Pebble Beach Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
— 4 nights
Pebble Beach
— 3 nights
Drive to San Francisco International Airport, Fly to Logan International Airport, Drive to Boston



— 4 nights

America's Wine Country

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.
For shopping fun, head to Oxbow Public Market or Oakville Grocery. Take a break from the city and head to Balloon Rides and Old Faithful Geyser of California. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Napa: St. Helena (Beringer Vineyards & Pride Mountain Vineyards) and Calistoga (Castello di Amorosa & Schramsberg Vineyards). Dedicate the 14th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Domaine Carneros, take in the exciting artwork at Mumm Napa, and admire the masterpieces at The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Napa trip maker site.

Boston to Napa is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Boston in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Napa, with lows of 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Pebble Beach.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Pebble Beach

— 3 nights
Pebble Beach is an unincorporated community on the Monterey Peninsula in Monterey County, California. Visiting Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and McWay Falls will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pebble Beach: Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (in Felton), Byington Vineyard and Winery (in Los Gatos) and Big Sur (Coast Gallery Big Sur, Pfeiffer State Beach, &more). It doesn't end there: tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links and immerse yourself in nature at Big Basin Redwoods State Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pebble Beach attractions planner.

You can drive from Napa to Pebble Beach in 3 hours. When traveling from Napa in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Pebble Beach: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 55°F at night. On the 20th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Pebble Beach

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Napa Valley travel guide

Wineries & Vineyards · Wine Tours & Tastings · Castles
Thanks to a Mediterranean climate and idyllic location in Northern California, Napa Valley is one of the top wine producing regions in the world. This, coupled with the area's breathtaking scenery, abundance of quaint B&Bs, and exquisite local gastronomy, makes Napa Valley one of the country's most popular spots for peaceful weekends and romantic getaways. While wine tasting and vineyard tours are the traditional things to do, the region offers a variety of other attractions, including hot air balloon rides, spa treatments, and trips aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train.