Book your own overnight stay, we’ll bring you back to San Francisco when you are ready

This one-way trip from Yosemite to San Francisco gives you flexibility with your itinerary. Have more time to enjoy leisurely hikes or bike rides to Yosemite National Park’s famous monuments and waterfalls. Be sure to book your departure from San Francisco to Yosemite.

Departure : Yosemite Valley Lodge (Stop 7)
Duration: 7 hours
Free Cancellation: With 24 hours advance notice
Ages: All ages
Ticket: email and mobile accepted


  • Free time to explore hikes and attractions not possible on a 1-day tour
  • Flexible dates for the return to San Francisco
  • Stops to explore El Capitan Meadow and Valley View
  • Unique Giant Sequoias hike in Tuolumne Grove (conditions permitting)
  • Fully guided by park expert in English; foreign language audios available

What’s Included

  • Pickup from Yosemite Valley
  • Return to major San Francisco hotels
  • Park expert guide (English)
  • Foreign language audios in 8 languages

What’s Not Included

  • Hotel reservation
  • Transportation from your Yosemite hotel
  • Meals or beverages
  • Guide gratuity
Please note: This tour frequently sells out. Book as soon as possible to guarantee your seat.


Create More Lasting Memories On Your Return to San Francisco

On your return day, you will have time in the morning to plan another fun nature experience or just do some forest bathing near your hotel. In the early afternoon, join this one-way tour at Stop 7 in Yosemite Valley. 

Next, your Yosemite experience stops at El Capitan Meadow to learn more about the world’s largest granite monolith. Our last Valley stop will be at Valley View with its panoramic landscape framing the Merced River, El Capitan and the imposing spires of Cathedral Rocks. 

Breath Deeply in the Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias

After all this, the highlight of our tour will still be ahead of you as we reach the entry to the magical and secluded Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias. There, you’ll have the chance to get up close and personal with some of the largest and oldest trees on earth.

When the Tuolumne Grove trail is snow-covered or unsafe (usually from November to March), this experience in unavailable.

By the end of your multi-day tour, you’ll have experienced some of the world’s most incredible landscapes and collected memories to last a lifetime. Don’t wait. Book this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore Yosemite National Park with us today.

Be sure to book your one-way San Francisco to Yosemite tour.


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  • 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM Stops at El Capitan and Valley View

  • 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM Hike to Giant Sequoia Redwoods

  • 4:30 PM to 9:00 PM Return to San Francisco

Times listed are approximations. Traffic and unforeseen events can cause delays.  Please do not make flight/travel arrangements on the same day as your tour.

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