This loop drive takes in the best of the Bay Area, a diverse, dynamic, and beautiful region with lively cities, celebrated wine country, and outstanding natural wonders.
Start at the gateway to San Francisco, one of the world’s most beautiful cities, to head north across the Golden Gate Bridge. Explore coastal parklands before heading northeast to Napa and Sonoma wine countries. Continue circling the bay to visit Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, with rides and exotic animals, then onto the East Bay city of Oakland, a hot bed of outstanding restaurants. Drive south to San Jose and the tech-y Silicon Valley, home to Google and Apple, then head to the coat for more family-friendly fun in Santa Cruz.
Finish in San Francisco for shopping, dining, nightlife, and other urban attractions.