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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
  • Entry/Admission - Lower Yosemite Fall Trail
  • 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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The entire day was great!!!...

Ann E | Jun 2021

The entire day was great!!! Our driver/escort was fantastic! Her driving skills were unbelievable. The Old Priest Rd was very scary. It was just about as scary as the road from Ouray ,Colorado to Silverton ,Colorado.

I really like the fact...

Victor H | Jun 2021

I really like the fact that my husband and I didn’t have to rent a car and drive, especially not knowing the city (being it was our first time visiting San Fran). So pick up and drop off was very convenient. Although it was a long drive and

Highly recommend If you have...

Bobbie | Jun 2021

Highly recommend If you have limited time in the area and want to see as much as possible, this was the way to go! Our tour guide Denise shared her knowledge on every highlight within the park and on the way in and out of the city! Very

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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