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driving from LA to SF. trip from 16 to 21 june

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driving from LA to SF. trip from 16 to 21 june

dear all,

a girlfriend and i will be driving from LA to SF. a few questions to ask, hope to be able to get advice from experts here.

1. the best route to take, and we intend to stop for a night before continuing our drive, where should v stop? any good recommendation on place and hotel?

2. from ur experience, will the car rental company allow us to rent the car in LA and return the car in SFO airport on the day of departure?

3. any recommendation on the hotel that provides free parking in fisherman's wharf?

4. we will be visiting napa and spending a night there before driving back to sf to catch our flight back to hongkong on 21 june. is it advisable to drive to napa or we shd take the train to enhance our experience?

thank you in advance for ur reply and advice.

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1. Re: driving from LA to SF. trip from 16 to 21 june

1) That info is not about Sf but about California. Please read the top questions on the Ca forum for the drive along Hwy 101 from LA to San Luis Obispo and then via Hwy 1 to Sf. Perhaps Cambria would be the ideal stop

2) Yes - check our the non US websites of major car companies to get deals which include insurance and no one way fees.

***NEW TO SF FORUMS ? PLEASE READ THE TOP QUESTIONS BELOW **BEFORE** YOU POST*******

You will then read that a car is NOT needed in SF. if you have one where to stay with parking included. FW does not have free parking. Closest would be Columbus Motor Inn

Tours to Napa -- Top Questions have a list of tours. There are NO trains from SF to Napa.

Edited: 8:15 pm, April 20, 2013
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2. Re: driving from LA to SF. trip from 16 to 21 june

You may be thinking of the Wine Train, which is actually a sightseeing ride from the town of Napa, north along the Napa Valley to St. Helena, then back. There are several versions of this, but most are for lunch (some are dinner). Most do not include an actual winery visit, but one version can drop you off at a winery on the train's way north, then pick you up again on the way back south.

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3. Re: driving from LA to SF. trip from 16 to 21 june

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