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Photo Safari Yosemite Day Tours

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Address: 40512 Goldside Drive, Oakhurst, CA
Phone Number: +1 559-760-6124
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Description: Photo Safari Yosemite provides personal and private guide services for...
Photo Safari Yosemite provides personal and private guide services for Yosemite Visitors. Pat Althizer is an approved National Park Service Guide. As a professional photographer and guide, he will take you into Yosemite Park to "the right places at the right times", in order to assist you in coming away with Post Card quality images of Yosemite Park.Small Group Tours are available along with Individual Photo Workshop Tours. Small Groups of up to 7 persons are available to both photographers and non-photographers that are interested in a Private Guided Tour of Yosemite instead of a Public Bus Tour.
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A Must-Go Tour!

We had only one and half days in Yosemite and we made the best decision to have Pat as our tour guide. During the one day tour, he took us to so many amazing places that we would... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We had only one and half days in Yosemite and we made the best decision to have Pat as our tour guide. During the one day tour, he took us to so many amazing places that we would otherwise not have been able to see. My husband visited Yosemite with a bus tour years ago, but he thought the places... More 

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Greenleaf, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Pat was the perfect guide/host! He picked us up from our hotel in Oakhurst and took us to all the best sites for photography. He even took photos of us. He was extremely knowledgeable about the plants and history of Yosemite which was a bonus. At sunset it was a race to get to all the perfect photography sites. My... More 

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Southern California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Pat was a terrific guide - knowledgeable, fun and made our day in the park memorable.Highly recommend this tour - great for families

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Homestead, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Pat, I wanted to thank you for providing my family and me the best vacation we've had in many years. We all appreciated your humor, kindness, and knowledge of the park. My wife especially appreciated the many photos you took of us throughout our tour. I highly recommend your services. We have already started planning our next visit. Thank you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Pat was amazing. We had not taken a private tour before, but after taking the free crowded shuttle busses around Grand Canyon on our last trip, we were wanting a better, less "dealing with the masses" and more enriching experience at exploring Yosemite. My husband has a huge interest in photography, and he enjoyed Pat's tips and tricks. My husband... More 

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California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Our 15 year old daughter is an amateur photographer. We found Pat through an internet search. He was fantastic. He taught our daughter so many tips. He brought us to magnificant spots. He found so many great angles for shots. (He even taught this middle-aged Dad how to take a picture of folks at Yosemite Falls without making it look... More 

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San Juan Bautista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This is our second trip through the park with Pat, this trip we wanted to get sunset at Horsetail falls, while only a trickle of water we got the shots we were there for and the added bonus of shooting a few of the other falls. It was a great trip and I got some amazing shots.

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Breese, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This was the first trip to Yosemite for me, my husband and our 10-year old son. Pat was an awesome tour guide and was very knowledgeable with the park. To keep our son engaged, he had a Yosemite trivia book that we quizzed each other on throughout the day and he also let our son use his binoculars which was... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This was the first time me and my wife has stepped foot into Yosemite and we are both very grateful to have found Pat. It is not only for his knowledge and understanding of Yosemite but for his easy to learn photography teaching. I went in with little to no knowledge of my camera and left satisfied that I know... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I would recommend this tour to anyone who has the chance to experience the beautiful Yosemite area. If you enjoy photography or simply want to enjoy the sites of Yosemite, this is an excellent Tour.

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Address: 40512 Goldside Drive, Oakhurst, CA
Phone Number: +1 559-760-6124
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst

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