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California

From the steep streets of San Francisco to the sun-soaked beaches of Santa Monica, California offers a striking variety of landscapes and activities coupled with its famously laid-back yet sophisticated atmosphere.

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Itineraries We Love

We believe that itineraries need to be personalized, and can work for anyone from honeymooners and adventurers to families and multi-gen groups as long as they are tailored to your interests. Here are some of our favorites; many more can be created by our expert team.

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    Iconic California

    Rent a car in northern California and leisurely travel down the coast, stopping to enjoy some of the state’s biggest draws, from wine-tasting in the countryside to cultural immersion in the dynamic cities.

    Rent a car in northern California and leisurely travel down the coast, stopping to enjoy some of the state’s biggest draws, from wine-tasting in the countryside to cultural immersion in the dynamic cities.

    • When to Go

      Year-Round

    • Ideal Length of Stay

      7-9 days

    • Itinerary Highlights

      Foodies and oenophiles will love the myriad offerings of Napa Valley, San Francisco and Los Angeles, and the drive along the Big Sur coastline boasts breathtaking ocean views.

    • Day-by-Day

      Day 1-2: Enjoy Indagare-arranged private vineyard tours and wine-tasting in Napa Valley.

      Day 3-5: Explore the cultural, historic and culinary offerings of San Francisco.

      Day 6-9: Drive along the Pacific coastline on Highway One, stopping in charming Monterey and Carmel-by-the-Sea, before ending in sunny Los Angeles.

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    Family-Friendly California

    Pack the whole family into a spacious car for a memorable road trip along the coast of California, with stops at dozens of kid-approved sites along the way.

    Pack the whole family into a spacious car for a memorable road trip along the coast of California, with stops at dozens of kid-approved sites along the way.

    • When to Go

      Year-Round

    • Ideal Length of Stay

      6-8 days

    • Itinerary Highlights

      With its top-notch beaches, museums, amusement parks and unique sites, California is ideal for a fun family getaway, and the scenic drive from San Francisco to San Diego is one of America’s greatest family road trips.

    • Day-by-Day

      Day 1-2: Enjoy San Francisco’s kid-friendly museums, aquarium and cable cars.

      Day 3-4: Drive along the legendary California coastline, stopping to see the marine life in Monterey and bike along the waterfront.

      Day 5-6: Explore the family-friendly side of Los Angeles with a movie studio tour and day trip to a nearby theme park.

      Day 7-8: Visit San Diego for an Indagare-arranged private tour of the San Diego Zoo and relaxing at the beach.

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    Best of San Francisco and Napa

    San Francisco’s eclectic mix of artsy bohemia, sustainable living and high-tech innovation continues to delight visitors, while California wine country has become a mecca for wine-lovers and passionate gourmands from around the world.

    San Francisco’s eclectic mix of artsy bohemia, sustainable living and high-tech innovation continues to delight visitors, while California wine country has become a mecca for wine-lovers and passionate gourmands from around the world.

    • When to Go

      Year-Round, although the weather is best during the spring and fall.

    • Ideal Length of Stay

      5-7 days

    • Itinerary Highlights

      Experience the best of San Francisco’s art, food, architecture and shopping before venturing about an hour’s drive from the city to sip your way through the renowned vineyards of Napa Valley.

    • Day-by-Day

      Day 1-3: Explore San Francisco’s diverse neighborhoods, shopping centers, must-see museums and first-rate restaurants.

      Day 4-6: Savor the best of Napa Valley with customized tasting tours, private cooking classes and hot-air balloon rides, plus an optional trip to more relaxed Sonoma.

Plan With Us

Here are the top three reasons why you should plan your next trip with us.

1

Matchmaking

You dream out loud. We listen to your travel preferences and needs. And together, we craft the perfect trip.

2

Trusted Network

For more than twenty years, we have built relationships with a network of premier partners and guides, assuring that you will travel as part of the Indagare family.

3

Peace of Mind

From planning to execution, we have you covered every step of the way. We offer support on the ground and in our office, so you have a partner at all times.

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Everything we recommend is sourced first-hand by our well-traveled team and incredible network of insiders and resources around the world. Here are some the Destination Guides and latest articles not to be missed.

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