San Francisco New Year's
6 DAYS – DEPARTS December 29, 2017
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Day 1: Buellton
Over the hills and through the woods to Old Danish Solvang. The traditional Danish architecture, windmills, unique gift shops, and aroma of freshly baked pastries will lift your spirits as you shop for charming after-Christmas bargains. Tonight your accommodations will be at the Santa Ynez Marriott, with dinner included this evening. (D)
Day 2: San Francisco
Start the day with a full breakfast before a leisurely ride into San Francisco where your accommodations for three nights will be at the San Francisco Marriott.at Fisherman’s Wharf. Unpack and stretch your legs before an early evening dinner-date at the No. 9 Fisherman’s Grotto Restaurant. (B,D)
Day 3: New Year's Eve
Enjoy a city tour this morning with the afternoon at leisure to browse through Union Square and beyond. Then, enjoy NewYear’s Eve Dinner at the well-known Swiss Louis Italian Seafood Restaurant. If you wish to stay up to midnight, you might want to catch the fireworks show at the Embarcadero. (B,D)
Day 4: Happy New Year 2018!
Linger over breakfast and get ready for a scenic drive over the Golden Gate Bridge to quaint Sausalito and on to the beautiful Silverado Country Club in the Napa Valley. Tucked into the rolling hills of California's world-famous Wine Country, Silverado’s prime location means your New Year’s Day Dinner will be prepared with fresh, local produce, seafood, meats and cheeses. Then, drive back to San Francisco with Christmas lights still on display in every direction. There is no lovelier place in the world to welcome in the New Year. (B,D)
Day 5: San Luis Obispo
This morning you’ll travel to John Steinbeck country for a visit to the National Steinbeck Center, located in Steinbeck’s home town of Salinas, California. The Center brings the renowned author’s world to life through artifacts, photographs, film clips and interactive exhibits highlighting the experiences that influenced Steinbeck’s master works like “The Grapes of Wrath,” “East of Eden” and more. Then, continue south for a late afternoon arrival in San Luis Obispo where you’ll spend the night at the Embassy Suites Hotel. Reminisce about your holiday at a Farewell Dinner at the famous Madonna Inn. (B,D)
Day 6: Home
Head for home happy.