Best Excursions & Day Trips From San-francisco

San Francisco is known for being one of the most sought-after cities in America. It’s home to the world-famous Golden Gate Bridge, the iconic Alcatraz Island, plus the many rolling hills that are home to the city’s famous cable cars.

It’s a fabulous city with so much to offer and it also offers visitors the chance to get out of the city and explore nearby regions such as Napa Valley, Monterey Bay and Yosemite, too!

If you’re in the process of planning a trip to San Francisco and you want to add some day tours to your itinerary, check out our list of the best day trips from San Francisco, based on their price, customer reviews and ratings.

1.Napa and Sonoma Wine Country - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

Napa and Sonoma Wine Country - Full Day Tour from San Francisco


Leave behind the bustling streets of San Fran and head into the beautiful wine country of California on this day trip to Napa and Sonoma. During this tour, you will get to experience three wine tasting sessions at different wineries in the region. Learn about the winemaking process and take a guided tour of both family-run and large-scale production wineries.


  • Travel over the famous Golden Gate Bridge to California’s Wine Country
  • Enjoy lunch in Sonoma Square
  • Discover the exciting process of winemaking and sample one or two for yourself!


  • Wine tasting
  • Vineyard tours
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Professional guide

Duration: 8 hours

Rating: 4/5