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Tunnel View

Wawona Road, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 209-372-1000
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“el capitan” (223 reviews)
“yosemite valley” (303 reviews)
“both sides” (42 reviews)
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Wawona Road, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
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"el capitan"
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"yosemite valley"
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"both sides"
in 42 reviews
"glacier point"
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"bridal veil falls"
in 69 reviews
"parking lot"
in 115 reviews
"wawona road"
in 24 reviews
"photo opportunity"
in 22 reviews
"tour buses"
in 34 reviews
"bridalveil fall"
in 29 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 24 reviews
"ansel adams"
in 34 reviews
"parking spot"
in 29 reviews
"valley floor"
in 68 reviews
"take pictures"
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"half"
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"dome"
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is a perfect vista point to get a preview of Yosemite Valley. One can see El Capitan, Half Dome and Bridalveil Fall in one stop. Don't miss it.

Thank TxWaccamaw
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Reviewed yesterday

Pass through the tunnel and stop at the wayside parking to get spectacular views of El Capitain, Bridal Veil Falls, and Half-Dome in one stop. The view on a clear day is an amazing experience. Our thoughts were to see one attraction per day. It...More

1  Thank Eric B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ultimate view of the valley, to include Bridalveil Falls, the Cathedrals, El Capitan and Half Dome. Best time is sunset. Getting there from the valley requires a short drive on Wawona Road from Southside Drive. You will rise in elevation and then come to...More

1  Thank IN_Travelers47906
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lets you really get to take in all a lot of the Valley all in one shot. You can stop off on the drive out or into the park. Yeah, most people don't hike it, but being able to sit in awe of what glaciers...More

Thank Kevin T
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Coming through the tunnel and Bam! The spectacular view of the valley was breathtaking to say the least.

Thank Erica L
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great spot to see Yosemite Valley,Bridalveil Fall from distance, Half Dome... We drove into park early in the morning, it is easy to park. By the time we got there, it is too bright to take photos. Next morning, we went there...More

Thank Fei L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tunnel View was absolutely amazing in every aspect! You could see many things from just this viewpoint! Bridalveil Fall, El Capitan, the valley floor, and Half Dome in the distance. After hiking for the day we decided to stop here on the way going back...More

Thank Ryan B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is such a lovely view of the Yosemite valley. You come through the tunnel, which is through a mountain, and come out to this gorgeous view of the valley. There is parking on either side of the road and tends to get full so...More

Thank Jvalliant
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow A great view and we found an accessible parking spot quickly. enjoyed the view as we skirted around the tour bus visitors. I think that since they are on a schedule that entitles them to be quick and rude.

Thank coachbreaux
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our way down from Glacier Point, we stopped at Tunnel View just before sunset and got a gorgeous picture at this viewpoint. There were probably 30-40 photographers all lined up with their tripods so we knew that it is worth stopping for. This spot...More

Thank Sheila514
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saran1987it
January 15, 2018|
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Response from g-cardozo | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know how it is to visit in February, but if there is snow you must have tire-chain or a 4x4 vehicle with snow tires. Chains can be bought and placed at the entrance of the park. We payed 106 dollars for chain and to... More
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Beeker3000
August 23, 2017|
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Response from Perryville_John | Reviewed this property |
Not bad at all.
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Prashanth K
April 28, 2017|
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Response from mdauth58 | Reviewed this property |
Yes a great time to go to the valley. you will miss all the tourist Tago pass may be closed. But have fun in the valley it should be great weather..
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