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Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco

Highlights
  • Round-trip transport from SF to Yosemite lets you relax on the drive
  • Spend about four hours exploring a national park during this Yosemite tour
  • Choose from a guided hike or independent time once you reach Yosemite
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Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco
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Yosemite National Park day trip
US$149.00
Overview
Getting to Yosemite from San Francisco can be quite a challenge unless you rent a car, and even then you must navigate unfamiliar roads. This Yosemite tour from San Francisco takes you to the national park with round-trip transport, so you can relax on the long drive. Plus, once there, you get about four hours to either take a guided hike or explore independently at your own pace.
What to Expect

This Yosemite tour starts with a pickup from Union Square in San Francisco. Get comfortable aboard your luxury vehicle for the approximately 4-hour ride to the US national park.

Once you arrive, you decide what to do. Choose to go on a guided hike through the park or explore independently. If you choose to wander on your own, you can visit the Ansel Adams Gallery, grab lunch at Ahwahnee (own expense), stroll along the Merced River, or rent a bike to ride around (own expense).

Your time in Yosemite National Park ends about four hours later when you board your vehicle for the ride back to San Francisco. Your day concludes with drop-off in Union Square.

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Reviewed 5 days ago
Tour guide was amazing!!!!

I had such a great day at yosemite!!! I had a female tour guide and she was really great and knew what she was talking about! We even saw a bear and rock climbers climbing up el chapo!! I love the ride over there too...More

1  Thank Emma T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A Long Trip Worth Taking

I would definitely recommend this tour. You cannot see Yosemite in 1 day, but it is a great way to see some of the major sites there. Four hours at Yosemite goes by really fast, but it is worth the trip. It is a long...More

Thank twinkieladybug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Smoky

We booked this tour about 10 days in advance and went on it on July 15. It was so smoky from the recent fires that we hardly saw anything. Too smoky to hike. Could see BridalVeil falls but the bus could not stop there. Saw...More

1  Thank pankers22
Reviewed 12 July 2018
Gray Line Yosemite Trip from San Francisco - June 23

We knew we wanted to visit Yosemite for a day, but left the driving to Gray LIne. We were picked up at our hotel promptly at 6:30am and then met the other travelers at the Gray LIne Main Office. Our driver and tour guide, Antonio,...More

1  Thank calf_dreamin
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile
Great option for Yosemite in a nutshell

Our driver and guide Shabli was knowledgeable and kept us safe. Few stops made at beautiful vantage points for photo taking, before we were given about 3 hours of free time - sufficient to cover the key tourist spots. For a nutshell experience, this tour...More

Thank ying h
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ningcharee
15 July 2018|
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Response from Claw1974 | Reviewed this property |
I recall arriving for tour at like 6am or so and getting back around 9pm
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Pinkfizzer
10 May 2018|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
Definitely a question for the company directly, I really can’t remember!
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