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Experience the majestic beauty of Yosemite Falls, Bridalveil Falls, and the giant sequoias of Yosemite National Park on this awesome 15-hour adventure!
Located inside Yosemite National Park, the tent cabins provide a comfortable, inexpensive accommodation right in the shadow of the spectacular Glacier Point and Half Dome, inside Yosemite National Park. Each tent cabin can accommodate up to five people. A central shower house is available. Several restaurants are within walking distance, but you are also welcome to bring your own food so long as it is stored in a bear-proof locker (provided free of charge at Yosemite).
Meals are not included. Take YARTS (not included in price) to and from the park and then use the FREE Hybrid Shuttles to get around and see the sights inside the park.
Approximately 7 hours on the first day
Meet the bus at 3:30 p.m. on the last day to return to San Francisco.
6:15 – 7:00 a.m.
Pick-ups start in Fisherman’s Wharf Area and continue in downtown San Francisco.
7:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Continuing east, see the windmills and descend into the San Joaquin valley and stop for a break and a snack.
9:15 – 11:00 a.m.
Begin the climb into the foothills, through gold country, and up into the Sierra Nevada range and Yosemite National Park.
11:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Explore Yosemite’s many amazing sights with an informative, narrated tour from your guide. Be amazed by El Capitan, the Tunnel View, Half Dome, Yosemite Falls, and more! Enjoy a mini-hike to Bridalveil Falls and plenty of photo stops around the Yosemite Valley.
1:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Get dropped off at Yosemite Lodge, the Park’s transportation hub, and your independence begins. Jump on the FREE Hybrid Shuttle and ride to Curry Village, check in, and drop off your bags. Ask the staff for some ideas, or browse the stores for some books or maps, and start hiking!
You can stay out later because you don’t have to commute. Stores and restaurants are open late, but check times to make sure. Get a good night’s sleep so you can get up early for another exciting day in Yosemite.
7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Get up early! Sunrise in Yosemite! You’re THERE! You can sleep tomorrow. Then shower down, get some breakfast, and head out.
9:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Check out, grab your bags and take the shuttle to Yosemite Lodge. Ride the shuttle, explore the village, and grab some lunch.
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1:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Meet your new friends and new driver. Explore more of Yosemite with the group.
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Start the return trip, descending from the Sierras, with more great scenery as we follow the sun to the west.
6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Stop for a break and a bite to eat.
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Continue back to San Francisco, enjoying views of the sunset over the East Bay hills, or the Peninsula and the city lights.
8:30 – 9:00 p.m.
The Yosemite tour ends at your San Francisco Hotel front door.