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Address: Yosemite Lodge Resort origin, Yosemite National Park, CA
Phone Number: 8884138869
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This rustic geological formation is most famous for the magnificent sunsets...

This rustic geological formation is most famous for the magnificent sunsets that can be viewed from its top.

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Yosemite and Glacier Point Day Tour
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View without the room!

It takes a while to drive to the Point, but it is well worth it. The vistas is staggering, comparable with, say, the top,of the Jungfrau in Switzerland but without the cost of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Dave H
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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's worth the walk or drive to see the views. Can walk on up to the dome too. Smelly pit latrine toilets, limited cafe. Not much shade to sit in and nowhere comfortable to sit, just sandy rocks. Bring a rug/cushion and wasp repellent if you're there end of August!!

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It takes a while to drive to the Point, but it is well worth it. The vistas is staggering, comparable with, say, the top,of the Jungfrau in Switzerland but without the cost of the rail trip up! Although we visited on a peak day in August the roads were fairly quiet, the parking easy, and the viewpoints were plentiful enough... More 

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Delaware
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The drive up is long, but not very difficult. It is worth the drive. The view is absolutely amazing and a must do in Yosemite!

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Thank DelawareKSmitty
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The views from Glacier Point are stunning. But not nearly as awesome as the hike to get there. The views of the valley are magical as you strain through the 4.8 miles of the four mile trail. Bring plenty of water and be prepared to sweat and enjoy the view.

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India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A must do - a must see. You can see all of them from here, the half dome, el Capitan etc. Great for taking pictures.

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Granby, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the 'easy' way up to Glacier Point and drove up one night. Even so, it was an hour drive from Half Dome Village on a steep winding road. This was one of the highlights of our trip - what a stunning view of the whole valley. We were staying right at the base of Glacier Point which was... More 

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Aptos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is your best spot for panoramic photos of the valley...plus Half Dome. With a powerful scope, lens you can see people climbing up Half Dome. Easy drive, but parking lot fills up early in the summer months (but free shuttle bus service is provided from the ski (old Badger Pass) parking lot.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A very different experience seeing the majestic fault hit mounting terrains and half dome granite with a wide panoramic viewing from top

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Skanderborg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great spot! Very beautiful, but go VERY early or VERY late. In the summer there is closed for vehicles from around 11am to 6pm and there is a 2 hour wait for the shuttlebus to go to the top.

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Gateshead, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Definitely worth the drive. parking can be a problem, particularly in the evening (sunset). Saw a bear and cub in the trees on the way. Take warm clothing if going in the evening as can get cool. Star gazing available certain nights/times of year.

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