Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Los Angeles to Napa Valley. If you're planning a road trip to Napa Valley, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Day 1, 10:00 am: start in Los Angeles
drive for about 49 minutes
Day 1, 10:49 am: Six Flags Magic Mountain
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:49 am
drive for about 1.5 hours
Day 1, 1:21 pm: Bakersfield
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:21 pm
drive for about 2 hours
Day 1, 4:17 pm: Harris Ranch Inn & Restaurant
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 5:17 pm
drive for about 50 minutes
Day 1, 6:07 pm: Firebaugh
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours
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Day 2, 10:00 am: leave from Firebaugh
drive for about 55 minutes
Day 2, 10:55 am: Pea Soup Andersen's
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:55 am
drive for about 1.5 hours
Day 2, 1:13 pm: Livermore
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:13 pm
drive for about 1 hour
Day 2, 3:19 pm: Napa
stay for about 2 hours and leave at 5:19 pm
drive for about 28 minutes
Day 2, 5:47 pm: arrive at Napa Valley
day 2 driving ≈ 4 hours
Your starting point is Los Angeles, California.
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Six Flags Magic Mountain (9 mentions)
Bakersfield (13 answers)
questions about Bakersfield:
Best free things to do in Bakersfield?
Harris Ranch Inn & Restaurant (5 mentions)
Pea Soup Andersen's (2 mentions)
Livermore (10 answers)
Hacienda Crossings (2 mentions)
restaurants around Livermore:
Napa (80 answers)
Domaine Carneros (14 mentions)
Bounty Hunter Wine Bar & Smokin' BBQ (11 mentions)
Artesa Vineyards & Winery (9 mentions)
Napa Valley (9 mentions)
Oxbow Public Market (6 mentions)
restaurants around Napa:
Pine Ridge Vineyards
questions about Napa:
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Sightseeing in Napa?
Your final destination is Napa Valley.
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