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California - USA

San Diego to San Francisco for 14 Days of Fun in the Sun! This extensive tour of California covers the Golden state from coast to coast.

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April 20-May 3, 2023


San Diego to San Francisco for 14 Days of Fun in the Sun! This extensive tour of California covers the Golden state from coast to coast. Our tour starts in San Diego, home of the renowned San Diego Zoo, Gas Lamp District and an active Naval Fleet. Departing San Diego, we are Los Angeles bound for Santa Monica Beach, San Juan Capistrano Mission and Newport Beach with beautiful stretches of white sandy beach and mesmerizing sunsets. Be sure to watch for the stars on our all-day city tour in Los Angeles. At Solvang we will feel transported to a Danish village before our overnight stay in the beachfront rooms along Pismo Beach. Oh, the food! Carmel-by-the-Sea and Monterey are highlights following our scenic drive on the legendary Pacific Coast highway 1 with a rugged and beautiful coastline. This is an unforgettable experience and one of the most scenic drives in the world. Look out for whales on the afternoon whale watching cruise. A two night stay in Yosemite National Park amid the 1200 square miles of deep valleys, grand meadows and ancient sequoias will create lifelong memories. Our tour concludes with a 3 night stay in San Francisco. Visit the infamous Alcatraz that housed notorious bad guys, take a cruise on San Francisco Bay under the famous Golden Gate Bridge and tour Napa Valley, one of the famous wine regions in the world conclude this extraordinary tour. You’re not dreaming anymore!


*Please note - when completing your booking, the passenger name(s) entered must match the name on their passport.


Pick-Up Locations & Times:

Belleville - Quinte Mall (between East Side Mario's & Shell) - TBD
Kingston - McCoy Getaways Office - TBD

Brockville - Food Basics - TBD





Day 1

We will depart in the early morning for the Golden State - California! We will pick up passengers before we head for the Ottawa Airport. We will arrive in San Diego in the late morning/early afternoon. Explore Seaport Village and have lunch (on your own) at one of the many amazing restaurant choices within the village before our first excursion. A 2-hour harbor cruise! We will then check into the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay Downtown and enjoy an included Welcome Dinner at Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse.


Day 2

We will enjoy a breakfast (included) at hotel before departing for a city tour of San Diego! Afterwards, there will be time for Lunch (On your own) and in the afternoon we will spend the day exploring Balboa Park. We will return to the hotel in the evening and dinner will be on your own in one of the many great restaurants in the Gas Lamp district.


Day 3

After breakfast (included) this morning at your hotel, enjoy a free day exploring San Diego as you please.


Day 4

Enjoy included breakfast at the hotel before checking out and departing the Embassy Suites. Today we will be heading for the star-studded streets of Los Angeles! Our first stop is to the Mission San Juan Capistrano before we travel to Newport Beach, where you will have time to enjoy some lunch (on your own). The beautiful Santa Monica Pier will be our next destination of the day. We will then check-in to the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles! Enjoy Dinner (on your own) this evening in the hotel.


Day 5

Today we will depart for an all-day City Tour of Los Angele's. Have a hearty breakfast (included) at the hotel before we're off to see the sights! Dinner is included at a local (TBD) restaurant and after a fantastic meal we will visit the Griffith Observatory!

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Day 6

Before checking out of the Double Tree, we will enjoy our included breakfast. We will then head to Solvang and enjoy an hour of exploring this Danish inspired community. Enjoy lunch (on your own) in one of the many restaurants located in this quaint shopping area. After lunch we will depart for our accommodations for the evening, the Shore Cliff Hotel. Enjoy free time and dinner (on your own).


Day 7

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before checking out of Pismo Beach and departing for Monterey. Enjoy the views of the ocean as you travel to Carmel-by-the-Sea to enjoy lunch on own and explore this very special artisan village of CA. We will Check-in to Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa for the next two evenings. Dinner will be included at local restaurant (TBD).

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Day 8

Breakfast will be included this morning before we depart for Old town Monterey where you will have some free time. Afterwards, we will then depart for the Monterey Bay Aquarium! After a magical time at the Aquarium, we will travel to Cannery Row where you will have the chance to enjoy some lunch (on your own) before we depart on a 3 hour Whale Watching Cruise. We will return to the hotel this evening where you will have some free time and be able to have dinner (on your own).


Day 9

Enjoy Breakfast included at the hotel before checking out of the Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa. Today our first stop will be a docent led tour at the Mission San Juan Bautista. There will be a lunch and tasting (included) at Idle Hour Winery & Kitchen before we depart for Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite National Park. There will be free time to explore the park and dinner (on your own) this evening in the restaurant.

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Day 10

Breakfast will be included at lodge this morning before we begin our Yosemite adventure! Boxed lunches have been arranged and ordered through the lodge to be enjoyed on our park adventure. We will start the day with a visit to Mariposa Grove, home of the Grizzley Giant Sequoia! Bridalveil Falls will be our next stop before we head to Lower Yosemite Falls. The captivating El Capitan is next to greet us with its iconic granite walls that dominate the west end of Yosemite Valley. The last natural landmark we'll visit is a granite dome at the eastern end of Yosemite Valley called the Half Dome. We will then make our way around the park; we will have the opportunity to visit the Ansel Adams Photo Studio! After an incredible day we will return to the Lodge for the evening. Dinner will be on your own this evening.

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Day 11

Breakfast will be included at Lodge before we check out and depart for San Francisco! We will arrive at Fisherman's Wharf and you will have time for some lunch (on your own) before we begin boarding for the Blue and Gold Fleet Bay Cruise for a cruise along San Francisco's historic waterfront. We will check into the Hotel Zephyr afterwards; the evening will be yours to discover and have dinner (on your own)!


Day 12

Enjoy an included Breakfast before we go to prison for a docent led tour Alcatraz Island! When our time at Alcatraz is complete, we will catch the ferry you will be set loose to enjoy lunch (on your own) on the Wharf before taking a city tour of San Francisco. We will return to hotel afterwards and the remainder of the evening is yours explore. Dinner will be on own.


Day 13

Today, breakfast will be included at hotel before leaving for Wine Country! We will arrive in Napa Downtown where guests are free to explore downtown Napa and enjoy Lunch on your own. We will then partake in a tour and tasting at one of the famous Napa Valley wineries. After a fantastic day we will return to San Francisco for one last dinner (included) at a local favorite restaurant!

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Day 14

Enjoy your last included Breakfast at hotel before we check out and depart for the San Francisco Airport and back home to Canada.


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner


  • A deposit of $500 is required at the time of booking.

  • Balance is due 90 days prior to departure.

  • Refunds are not available within 90 days of travel.

  • Proper Identification is required to enter the U.S.A. - Passport.

  • When completing your booking, the passenger name(s) entered must match the name on their passport.

  • Regular stops will be made for comfort breaks and meals.

  • For the comfort of fellow passengers, kindly refrain from using scented products and perfumes.

  • If you have any food allergies we should be aware, please let us know during the time of booking.

  • Tipping for driver and escort is at your discretion.



McCoy Getaways strongly recommends purchasing Cancellation & Emergency Medical Insurance for multi-day or out of country tours. Manulife Insurance is available through McCoy Getaways.


Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details Times
Brockville Food Basics Brockville Food Basics
Southeast Corner
McCoy Getaways Office McCoy Getaways Office - 566 Cataraqui Woods Drive
Gravel lot, east side of the building.
Quinte Mall Quinte Mall
By East Side Mario's near Tesla charging stations.

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