36 days in San Francisco Bay Area & New Delhi Itinerary

36 days in San Francisco Bay Area & New Delhi Itinerary

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Sacramento, United States
— 3 nights
2
Napa, United States
— 5 nights
3
Healdsburg, United States
— 5 nights
4
Carmel, United States
— 4 nights
5
San Francisco, United States
— 8 nights
6
New Delhi, India
— 9 nights

3
nights
Sacramento, United States

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Get out of town with these interesting Sacramento side-trips: Roseville (Roseville Telephone Museum, Carnegie Library Historical Museum, &more) and Bourne Cottage (in Grass Valley). Next up on the itinerary: get your game on at iFLY Sacramento, explore the world behind art at Crocker Art Museum, explore the landscape on two wheels at Lower American River, and see the interesting displays at California State Railroad Museum.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sacramento visit planner.

New York City to Sacramento is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Sacramento is minus 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in January: high temperatures in Sacramento hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Napa.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums Trails Parks

Side Trips

Roseville, Bourne Cottage
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 15:
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California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
iFLY Sacramento ©
iFLY Sacramento
Crocker Art Museum ©
Crocker Art Museum

5
nights
Napa, United States

Napa ©
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.
Explore Napa's surroundings by going to Sears Point Racing Experience (in Sonoma), St. Helena (Modus Operandi Cellars, Ladera Vineyards, &more) and Jack London State Historic Park (in Glen Ellen). There's still lots to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, admire the masterpieces at Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sonoma Plaza.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Napa travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Sacramento to Napa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Healdsburg.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Sonoma, St. Helena, Cliff Lede Vineyards, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, Jack London State Historic Park
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 20:
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B Cellars Vineyards and Winery ©
B Cellars Vineyards and Winery
Jack London State Historic Park ©
Jack London State Historic Park
Wine Tours & Tastings

5
nights
Healdsburg, United States

Healdsburg ©
The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma), Petaluma Seed Bank (in Petaluma) and Sharpsteen Museum (in Calistoga). And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Sapphire Hill Winery, immerse yourself in nature at Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, look for all kinds of wild species at Safari West, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Healdsburg trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Napa to Healdsburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °F in January, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Guerneville, Santa Rosa, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Petaluma Seed Bank, Sharpsteen Museum
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 25:
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Sapphire Hill Winery ©
Sapphire Hill Winery
Wine Tours & Tastings
Safari West ©
Safari West

4
nights
Carmel, United States

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Carmel is known for beaches, historic sites, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Point Lobos, cruise along 17-Mile Drive, immerse yourself in nature at Asilomar State Beach, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Carmel tour builder website.

Getting from Healdsburg to Carmel by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Healdsburg in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Carmel, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach Golf Links
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 29:
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium

8
nights
San Francisco, United States

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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and get curious at Exploratorium.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Carmel to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In January in San Francisco, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 29 — Feb 6:
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

9
nights
New Delhi, India

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Take a break from New Delhi with a short trip to Bhindawas Wildlife Sanctuary in Jhajjar, about 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humayun's Tomb, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, contemplate the long history of India Gate, and take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the New Delhi trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to New Delhi takes 19.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to New Delhi is 13.5 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in February, plan for a bit warmer days in New Delhi, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trip

Bhindawas Wildlife Sanctuary
Find places to stay Feb 7 — 16:
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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort ©
Red Fort

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