We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
2,175
All photos (2,175)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“mile trail”(163 reviews)
“valley floor”(238 reviews)
“amazing views”(144 reviews)
About
This rustic geological formation is most famous for the magnificent sunsets that can be viewed from its top.
Contact
Yosemite Lodge Resort origin, Yosemite National Park, CA
Website
+1 888-413-8869
Call
Ways to Experience Glacier Point
from $419.00
More Info
from $345.00
More Info
from $139.00
More Info
from $140.00
More Info
Reviews (4,241)
Filter reviews
3,366 results
Traveler rating
3,075
243
36
6
6
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
3,075
243
36
6
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviews mile trail valley floor amazing views winding road gift shop long drive views of half dome sentinel dome parking lot panoramic view tour bus entire valley visiting yosemite yosemite lodge awe inspiring take your time curry village
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 3,366 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Glacier Point offers an awesome panoramic view of many of Yosemite's greatest features! I HIGHLY recommend driving up the 16-mile road - you'll be rewarded for doing so. My family was there in October - less people, and more unpredictable weather. We hit a lot...More

Thank andreagZ9703KR
Reviewed yesterday

Wow and I mean wow! A definite must see when visiting Yosemite National Park. If you thought Tunnel View was great, this is even better and well worth the winding drive up to Glacier Point. The views are spectacular of the mountains around/next to Half...More

Thank Yamagobo
Reviewed 2 days ago

Worth the long drive and crowds to see the valley from this viewpoint. Great photo ops, "geology hut" explaining the valley's formation, and pretty accessible.

Thank Sheryl F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived just before sunset which was probably a tad too late. We missed half dome covered in sunlight. Only the top of half dome was sunny when we arrived. While it was still beautiful, it would have been even better with an arrival about...More

Thank VestaMark
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was the first stop we made on our day trip to the park. We were there before the crowds. Our guide, Rick was very knowledgeable and gave us important information that we were able to use on our 2nd day in the park.

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 3 days ago

What can I say, If you are in the park you need to visit this place. As with the rest of the park there is absolutely no organisation with regards to parking, a long queue waiting for spaces when all along there are spaces on...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took the bus up to Glacier Point---spectacular views not to be missed---and hiked down along the panorama trail. Amazing!

Thank Bret H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was one of top attraction in Yosemite so if you want to have a parking slot, don’t be too late. We were there around 10 and it was almost full. You should prepare yourself if you need to use toilets. There were a couple...More

Thank Phuong N
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a bit of a drive off of the main road to get to GLACIER POINT, but it was well worth it. The views are fantastic. We were blessed with sun and a blue sky. There is a nice shop which offers food (including...More

Thank JuneNY
Reviewed 1 week ago

Depending on if your'e coming for an early morning sunrise or sunset shot. You have to plan accordingly for either. If it's sunrise, plan to show up at least 30-45 min early, parking will be easy to get but if you're looking for tripod space,...More

Thank Michael S
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
The Majestic Yosemite Hotel
2,862 reviews
1.19 miles away
Yosemite Valley Lodge
4,173 reviews
1.68 miles away
Yosemite View Lodge
4,386 reviews
10.90 miles away
Big Trees Lodge
2,219 reviews
14.04 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 22 nearby restaurants
Half Dome Village Pizza Deck
186 reviews
.57 miles away
Half Dome Village Pavillion
127 reviews
.57 miles away
Meadow Grill
46 reviews
.65 miles away
Curry Village Pizza Patio
593 reviews
.58 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 133 nearby attractions
Mist Trail
914 reviews
.98 miles away
Panorama Trail
268 reviews
.05 miles away
Taft Point
287 reviews
.18 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
lilyarnold513
August 24, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
Starting at Glacier Point your options are the 4 Mile Trail, the Panorama Trail or the Pohono Trail, neither of which are good round-trip options to end up back at Glacier Point without doing 8 or more miles. If you want to... More
0
Votes
fairo1956
May 30, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Perthenia | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been to the park in September, but I would expect long delays at Glacier Point. We also visited in the shoulder season (May), and had an up to 90 minute delay. It depends, of course, on what you want to do in the... More
0
Votes
Bobbywin
April 17, 2018|
Answer
Response from PacificNWFamily | Reviewed this property |
Hi Curry Village (Half Dome Village) is a tent cabins + a few hard sided cabins lodging area in the east end of Yosemite Valley. Half Dome (without "Village") is a big rock. Glacier Point essentially looms over Curry... More
1
Vote