Day Trips & Excursions

Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Trip

Take time out for a day trip into the wild beauty of Yosemite National Park from San Francisco. You'll spend 5 – 6 hours inside the park with a combination of hikes, breathtaking vistas and free time to explore on your own. See giant sequoias of the Sierra Nevada and discover the raw beauty of California's most famous national park, including a scenic stop at Inspiration Point to see Half Dome and El Capitan.
14 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco

Exchange the big-city charms of San Francisco for the fresh air and natural beauty of Yosemite, California's most famous national park. Choose to start your time in Yosemite with a reserved lunch at the renown Ahwahnee Dining Room or head straight to the park to begin your adventure. Take a walking tour of the park with your guide or take off on your own. You'll have around four hours within Yosemite to explore the scenic wonders of Yosemite Valley.
13.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Small-Group Yosemite Tour from San Francisco

Yosemite National Park is a must-visit California gem, and this day trip from San Francisco makes it easy. Leave the urban hustle-bustle behind and journey through Central Valley, Gold Country and the Sierra Nevada foothills to UNESCO World Heritage–listed Yosemite National Park. Take a 1.5-hour narrated van tour of Yosemite Valley, including Yosemite Falls, Half Dome, Bridalveil Falls and El Capitan, and then set off on your own for three hours to explore independently. Numbers are limited to 20 on this small-group tour, ensuring a more personalized wilderness experience.
15 hours
Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day California Coast Tour: Santa Barbara, San Francisco and Carmel

Want to discover the best of the West Coast over three memorable days? This unique tour by van or motorcoach will take you from Los Angeles to the must-see destinations of central and northern California: Santa Barbara, Solvang, Carmel, San Francisco, and Yosemite National Park or Hearst Castle. Sit back and relax as you are transported from one fabulous California destination to the next!
3 days
Day Trips & Excursions

Yosemite in a Day Tour from San Francisco

Take a day trip from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park, described as the crown jewel the country's many splendid national parks. You will be guided on a coach tour to highlights such as Half Dome, El Capitan, and Yosemite Falls, with a stop for a 1-mile (1.6-km) walk into a grove of giant sequoias.
14 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Natural Wonders of Yosemite Tour from San Francisco

This Yosemite tour is led by expert naturalist guides who will reveal the narrative of the Park, from epic clashes of granite and glacier to the land’s journey from a fertile beacon for settlement to a preservation landmark. Delve under the surface of Yosemite National Park’s majestic beauty as your guide brings to life a story of delicate ecosystems, dynamic landscapes, and determined conservationists. Experience Yosemite’s mammoth granite domes, ancient Giant sequoias, and vibrant wildlife. Visit international icons such as Bridalveil Falls, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Half Dome, Tuolumne Grove, or Tenaya Lake, and take to the trails on fully-guided interpretative nature walks to experience flora and fauna through the eyes of a naturalist.
13 hours
Outdoor Activities

Yosemite Zipline Tour

Follow your guide along an amazing 6-line zip tour in a beautiful outdoor adventure park 1-hour south of Yosemite Valley. This zip tour is suitable for the whole family*, and is a true "no sweat adrenaline" experience! The park features expansive views of a 3000-acre working cattle ranch on one side, and a birds-eye view of the quaint Gold Rush town of Mariposa on the other. This tour also includes two exciting rides in a 4-wheel drive Polaris Ranger. Come "Get Your Zip On!"
2 hours
Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Semi-Guided Tour of Yosemite National Park from San Francisco

Calling all adventurers and independent travelers! Maximize your visit to Yosemite with an overnight stay on this comprehensive 2-day tour from San Francisco. Get your bearings on a guided tour through California’s most famous national parks, then enjoy plenty of free time at Yosemite to pursue your own interests at your own pace. With a choice of 2 styles of accommodation, you can spend two days exploring El Capitan, Yosemite Falls, Half Dome and more.
2 days
Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Yosemite National Park Winter Tour from San Francisco

Immerse yourself in the beauty and solitude of Yosemite National Park in the winter season and run away with us for two days of crisp, fresh mountain air! At night, sleep comfortably in the historic Yosemite Valley Lodge nestled in the heart of Yosemite Valley. Here you will witness a Yosemite that few tourists get to see: towering granite monoliths blanketed in snow and magnificent waterfalls frozen in time. During your free time in the park, you may choose to hike, go snowshoeing, ice skate, grab a hot drink by the fire, or take a guided tour of the valley floor. This winter voyage to Yosemite is not to be missed.
3 days
Day Trips & Excursions

Private Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco

Experience the majestic landscape and jaw-dropping views of Yosemite National Park on this private, guided full-day trip from San Francisco. You’ll pass through California’s Central Valley and iconic Gold Country before entering Yosemite, where you’ll have around four hours to explore one of the best national parks in the country.
13.5 hours