Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco

119 Reviews | San Francisco, USA

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15 hours (Approx.)
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Yosemite National Park is a must-visit California gem, and this day trip from San Francisco makes it easy. Leave the urban hustle-bustle behind and journey through Central Valley, Gold Country and the Sierra Nevada foothills to UNESCO World Heritage–listed Yosemite National Park. Take a 1.5-hour narrated van tour of Yosemite Valley, including Yosemite Falls, Half Dome, Bridalveil Falls and El Capitan, and then set off on your own for three hours to explore independently. Numbers are limited to 23 on this small-group tour, ensuring a more personalized wilderness experience.



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Average 4.34 out of 5 stars based on 119 verified reviews from Cool Destinations and TripAdvisor

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Valerie, Oct 2020 Verified
Alberto was a fantastic guide! Really knowledgeable and informative! Fun made our tour worth every penny and more! Thank you again!!
Deanne J, Mar 2020 Verified
Friendly staff, great guide! It’s a big day, but well organised and true to timing. If you’ve only got one day spare - make sure you do Yosemite. Just breathtaking!
Lina H, Feb 2020 Verified
I think it was great. can definitely recommend it! The tour guide was really nice and informative and the van was really comfortable.
royjmj, Feb 2020 Verified
Incredible! Absolutely pristine. Albeit a few days in the valley is ideal, we managed to get a lot out of our day trip. Party because it was a small group of people and also our guide, James was fantastic.Highly recommended.
David B, Jan 2020 Verified
Fantastic Day Fantastic weather We got lucky with the weather Yosemite is stunning. James our guide and driver did a great job
Chee Kin L, Dec 2019 Verified
Overall a good day trip with magnificent view of the national park. Our tour guide Matt was very informative and provide enough information. Its a bit rush for a day tour to visit this park but overall a very good experience.
Kim A, Nov 2019 Verified
Amazing, amazing, amazing. That's all I can say. What an amazing day. Intimate bus group - very friendly. Great guide who was very knowledgeable. The on board videos were awesome. Had about 3-4 hours free to explore the valley and have lunch. Such a great day. Would definitely recommend.
Vanessa A, Nov 2019 Verified
Nicole was an amazing tour guide and provided so much information at multiple points of the tour. Could answer any question we had. Was a good driver. The long drive is so worth the remarkable views and scenery of Yosemite.
Julia L, Nov 2019 Verified
If you’re looking to spend a day in Yosemite while staying in San Francisco this is the way to go! Lisa was the best guide and driver we could’ve asked for, she is knowledgeable on all things Yosemite and very accommodating. Don’t think twice, book now!
Roman P, Oct 2019 Verified
I enjoyed it very much 26.10 and super guide. I recommend to anyone who visits San Francisco.Thank you.

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