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Tunnel View

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Address: Wawona Road, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
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$140.00*
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Yosemite in a Day Tour from San Francisco
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Definitely a busy spot for tourists, and parking is not that great..but DO NOT pass this by!! It's worth it. You can't take a bad pic..and they all look like postcards.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Definitely a busy spot for tourists, and parking is not that great..but DO NOT pass this by!! It's worth it. You can't take a bad pic..and they all look like postcards.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have had the gorgeous panoramic picture as my laptop's wallpaper for long but seeing it live made my heart pounded. Named Tunnel View because it's located before/after the Wawona Tunnel (cutting through the mountain) on Highway 41 Wawona Road which you will pass when entering/leaving the park. Spacious parking on both sides of the road. From here we can view... More 

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Can i say one of the best views in the world?! This place is amazing! We had a great time taking pictures and staring at its beauty!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost missed it because we were going from our campground in Tuolumne Meadows all the way to Glacier Point. We were driving and suddenly saw many people in one place. So we decided to stop and see what is there. There is quite big parking lot (in other view points its rather small). We got down and we saw... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you visit Yosemite be sure to visit tunnel view. If you approach from the tunnel when you get through the tunnel it's like traveling to Narnia. Possibly the best view I have every seen.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive from the entrance of the valley up to Wawona road should be the first excursion and stop to see the views you will encounter as you drive along the valley. We were there for winter and could see the whiteness of the valley! Going there in the different seasons would guarantee different views.

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Ocean, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop for a great view of the Yosemite Valley. Not really much else to do but enjoy the view. Parking can be a little hectic but spots available on the side of the road if necessary

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make a point to stop, don't forget your camera. It will be crowded by mid day so stop on the way in or out.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Fish Camp, south of the park, and had never been to Yosemite before. We had scheduled a Discovery Tour into the park. It had snowed the day before and road conditions weren't great-- our driver used chains. We had no idea what to expect was on the other side of this mile long tunnel-- but when... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First stop for our winter visit to Yosemite NP was at Tunnel View. The view is outstanding. Makes you realize how wonderful nature is and how beautiful it can be at all seasons including during winter time. This place is a must for all visitors. Parking may be hard to come by. During our winter visit we were lucky to... More 

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