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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

San Francisco, United States

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14 to 15 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

This experience to the towering granite cliffs and gushing waterfalls of Yosemite National Park and its Giant Sequoias takes off 365 days a year. This is the only 1-day Yosemite Valley tour from San Francisco where you will experience the solitude of the Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, the largest living things on the Earth. Your heart will race as you enter Yosemite Valley for 5 glorious hours to enjoy Lower Yosemite, Nevada and Bridalveil falls, then take some moments at El Capitan, Half Dome and other iconic monuments.

What's Included

  • Expert guide and commentary
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (most hotels in downtown San Francisco/Fisherman's Wharf area, but do not pick up outside SF city limits)
  • Guide Gratuities (for Private option ONLY)
  • Entry/Admission - Yosemite Valley
  • Entry/Admission - Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias
  • Entry/Admission - Tunnel View
  • Entry/Admission - El Capitan
  • Guide Gratuities (for Shared tour)
  • Child safety seat for children under 8 years old or 4' 9" (1.4 meters) required
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: San Francisco Bay Bridge, Highway 80 West, San Francisco, CA 94105

The San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge, known locally as the Bay Bridge, is a complex of bridges spanning San Francisco Bay in California. As part of Interstate 80 and the direct road between San Francisco and Oakland, it carries about 260,000 vehicles a day on its two decks.

Pass By: Sierra Nevada, CA

The Sierra Nevada is a mountain range in the Western United States,

The Location

Where To Go

San Francisco, CA, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
For Hilton Union Square - meet at the Mason street entrance (Eastern entrance)
Pickup is available from Union Square, Fisherman's Wharf, South of Market, Financial District, Chinatown hotels within San


San Francisco, United States

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (24)

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Denise was very knowledgeable and...

Michael A | Sep 2021

Denise was very knowledgeable and had some great tips. The park was a challenge for hiking as it was a steep trail. This was listed in the info and also by Denise when we arrived.
I hope Denice gets a newer bus ,we sat in the front seat and the air

Denise was a great tour...

Erin S | Aug 2021

Denise was a great tour guide. Lots of good information and plenty of time to see everything we wanted to see. It was a long day, but worth it.

Great guides and drivers. Packed...

Janet A | Aug 2021

Great guides and drivers. Packed in tons of amazing things to see and do in spite of the long journey.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Access to the Sequoia Grove can be difficult during winter months, generally October through April, and other activities may be substituted at the discretion of the guide
  • During winter months, temperatures in Yosemite can vary drastically to the ones in San Francisco. Therefore, it is recommend to wear winter clothes, especially shoes or boots with rubber soles and treads
  • California law requires tour guests to bring a car safety seat for all children under 8 years and under 4' 9" (1.4 meters) in height. Any guest that does not provide their child's safety seat at the time of the tour and does not inform the tour operator may not be allowed to board the tour and will not be subject to refund.
  • As tour sizes vary, transportation is in a 15-passenger van or a 41-passenger tour bus

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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