Yosemite National Park & San Francisco

4 days, 3 nights

***Overview content below***
Yosemite National Park has been a model for our National Parks System. Offering its visitors a landscape unlike any other, its not wonder so many fight to keep it preserved. On the way into the Sierra Nevadas travel through the fertile Central Valley and sample the locally harvested fruits and nuts. As the road climbs, you’ll start heading through the Gold Country, famous for the Gold Rush. A striking view once you enter the valley will take your breath away, you can hike with your guide below the gigantic Sequoia trees and stand along the edge of a waterfall, overlooking the Yosemite Valley in all its glory. A humbling experience everyone should have at least once.
With it’s eclectic cuisine, vibrant neighborhoods and abundance of art and culture, San Francisco is bound to capture your heart. Your group will enjoy a private guided city tour through the rolling hills to Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf, Union Square and so much more!
$449 – $875 Quad occupancy
$525 – $950 Triple occupancy
$654 – $1080 Double occupancy
$1069 – $1495 Single occupancy
4 days, 3 nights
California’s Central Valley, Yosemite National Park, Mariposa Grove (*Note: Mariposa Grove is closed for 2015), San Francisco & Santa Barbara
***Itinerary content below***

This itinerary can be combined in any order and with all or part of the suggested itinerary including extending stays. Additional destinations are also available.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1
Morning departure from Los Angeles for Yosemite National Park
Lunch stop in California’s Central Valley – lunch on own
Mid afternoon tour of Yosemite Valley featuring: Tunnel View, the valley, Curry Village and lodge. Dinner on own in Yosemite Valley
Evening check-in time at Cedar Lodge (el Portal) outside of park.
Day 2
Morning entry into Yosemite National Park and breakfast on own
Weather permitting, tour guide will lead hike to Vernal Falls.
Otherwise, the morning is free for bicycling, hiking and a host of other activities ranging from the Ansel Adams Gallery to river rafting. For rafting, passengers must start no later than 9:45 am.
Lunch on own in National Park
Mid afternoon departure for San Francisco
Overnight in Union Square. Short walking tour after check in.
Day 3
Depart for SF City Tour featuring Civic Center, Twin Peaks (weather permitting) Golden Gate Bridge, North Beach, Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf and Chinatown.
Optional- Alcatraz add-on
Free time in Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39 and Union Square
Dinner on own in Union Square.
Night tour with cable car featuring: Embarcadero, Bay Bridge and Treasure Island.
Day 4
Morning check out of hotel depart for Santa Barbara. Lunch stop on own on State Street
Santa Barbara tour featuring: Stern’s Wharf, State street, Santa Barbara Courthouse.
*Optional- Santa Barbara Mission admission add-on
Evening drop off at LAX

Prices are per person, minimum group size 12

$449 – $875 Quad occupancy
$525 – $950 Triple occupancy
$654 – $1080 Double occupancy
$1069 – $1495 Single occupancy

Prices Include:

  • 3 nights accommodations (1 night in El Portal and 2 nights in San Francisco)
  • Coach or minicoach transportation
  • Professional tour guide throughout
  • Admission to Yosemite National Park and Cable Car
  • All taxes

Prices Do Not Include:

  • Meals and beverages
  • Hotel and airport baggage gratuities
  • Driver and tour guide gratuities
***Accommodations content below***

Yosemite (El Portal)Cedar Lodge or equivalent
San FranciscoHotel Mark Twain or equivalent

***Booking & Dates content below***

This group tour is available everyday. Group discounts are available for student and senior groups. For summer departures, we suggest 6 month advance reservation.

Terms and Conditions

To reserve, 50% deposit of total invoice is required 45 days prior to departure date and 100% payment 30 days from trip departure. There is a 100% cancellation charge on cancellation made within 30 days of travel date. Tour departure change is allowed if change is made 21 days prior to departure date.

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