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Full-Day Small Group Yosemite & Glacier Point Tour Including Hotel Pickup
US$143.12 per adult
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2-Day Yosemite National Park Tour from San Francisco
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco
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Small Group Yosemite and Giant Sequioas Day Trip from San Francisco

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See Yosemite National Park’s iconic natural wonders on this convenient mini-bus tour that saves time and energy. Let someone else handle the drive, and visit some of the park’s best sights in just one day. See giant redwoods, El Capitan, and Half Dome, plus scenic spots along the way, hearing commentary from your guide about each location. A small-group size means plenty of personal attention.
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Pete wrote a review 20 Jan
California2 contributions1 helpful vote
The views are stunning at Glacier Point. One can realize the majesty of nature here. Would love to return this summer to more exploring.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Paul S wrote a review Dec 2020
Costa Mesa, California1,609 contributions301 helpful votes
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It's been probably 20 years since I was last at Glacier Point and it's as amazing as I remember it. I was last here "pre-kids" with my wife when we were first married and finally got around to bringing the boys to see Yosemite National and, of course, Glacier Point. This is a well reviewed attraction so, instead, here's some logistical items that might make the visit more enjoyable: 1. Depending upon where you're coming from, this will be a long drive - check your GPS and plan accordingly. 2. Services are minimal. Get gas for your car before you start. Bring snacks and drinks. I would turn this into a picnic location. 3. Take your time and make the journey part of the adventure. Yosemite has much to see and don't race around from point to point. Stop along the way and enjoy this trip. FWIW, I would use this as your first stop and then work your way through other stops on your way back to your base camp. 4. Camera/Phone is a MUST. Definitely take panoramic photos. The view here is awesome.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Chris K wrote a review Nov 2020
Washington294 contributions128 helpful votes
Excellent views, all paved walkways, limited parking, bathrooms, concessions. Store closed for season.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Lisa wrote a review Oct 2020
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Not too many ppl when we arrive at 3pm, probably because they are controlling visitor per day in national park. Smoke was not crazy today, view was okay. -Oct 16 2020
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Cali4niahiker wrote a review Oct 2020
Merced, California2,266 contributions276 helpful votes
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Glacier Point at about 7000 ft elevation can be reached by car, shuttle bus (but not during the pandemic) or several strenuous hikes from Yosemite Valley. Even if you can’t walk well, you still get stellar views. If you can hike several miles there are a lot of options on where to go from here. Most people enjoy the short but steep hike to the geology hut. From there you can see the Yosemite Valley floor below, Yosemite Falls in it’s entirety. From Washburn Point about 1/4 mile before you reach the Glacier Point Parking Lot, you can see the entire length of the mist trail with Vernal and Nevada Falls, and the upper 1/4 of Illilouette Fall. (Here you can get a good view of some of the Panorama Trail, which starts at Glacier Point, and goes past all 3 of these waterfalls, about 8 miles to The Valley below). The star of Glacier Point is Half Dome. It’s so large and seemingly so close it feels like you can touch it! Photo opps abound. The Four Mile Trail starts here, going to Yosemite Valley in 4.4 miles and 3,200 ft elevation loss. The first mile is more of a rim trail, and loses/gains only 250 feet. Walk to the point where the switchbacks start, and turn around to retrace your steps. It’s a mile of stellar views of Half Dome, Yosemite Falls, and the Sierra Nevada Mountains - at a fraction of the effort it takes to hike the entire trail. The road to Glacier Point is not open year round. Check road conditions before going. Wintry conditions or fire can close the road. Generally it’s open end of May through October. If it’s open during your visit, even if pressed for time, this is a must-do! Bring your lunch and sit on the steps of the amphitheater!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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