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“Adventure at Yosemite Valley”
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Yosemite Valley
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Yosemite and Glacier Point Tour from Los Angeles by Train
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Private Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Many climbers consider Yosemite Valley among the world's very best climbing sites.
Reviewed September 5, 2013

When we drove to Yosemite driving into the Tunnel , your eyes are wide open with amazement when you see the Panoramic of the Valley. I love the Museums, the Restaurants, Bike rentals, The Majestic Yosemite Water Falls. You can be there all day exploring, trail walking and the best part is when your kids are just having a great time. Absolutley a must to visit and explore.

Thank mag85353
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Reviewed September 5, 2013

I recently visited Yosemite National Park for my 50th birthday. Words cannot capture the beauty of this National Treasure! My only suggestion-do NOT make this a day trip as I did. From the falls, to the roads up to the highest elevation (we saw SNOW on the ground in July!), the wildlife (we saw a baby bear) and the vast meadows further into the park (this is where many of the people who work at the park spend their day off-so you know it's good), you really want to give yourself time to really take in all of the splendor surrounding you. There were SO MANY beautiful sites to see as you travel deeper into the park- you won't want to miss a thing!

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Reviewed September 4, 2013

We arrived in Yosemite in late August amidst news of a huge forest fire which had already burnt 100 000 acres. Naturally we were only too pleased when were admitted into the National Park and there was no sign of smoke.
There were spectacular views in some places - very similar to the Lake District or as someone from our tour mentioned, Canada.
I however, wanted to see the 2 main attractions, the Yosemite Falls and the biggest Giant Sequoia. The road from Mammoth Lakes in the south, lined by pine and sequoia, wound through the mountains and then sloped down into Yosemite valley where the Falls was located. That was where the disappointments began.
The tallest waterfall in USA had dried up, leaving a white cleft in the cliff face. A thin wet patch was all that remained in the lower falls - nothing like the popular postcard picture of the falls.
The Giant Sequoia? - Well, that was "in another part" of the National Park - inaccesible except through the side roads i.e. you have to drive there yourself.
So, do visit the park but NOT in August where you have to pay to enter and not be able to view the best 2 attractions.

Thank Deathless
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Reviewed September 4, 2013

Yosemite was beautiful I went for a day and that wasn't enough. It is a lot of walking so make sure you take comfortable shoes. The good thing is that they have shuttles that you to certain check points which from there you go walking to see all the different sites. We went in August the bad thing was that most of the waterfalls didn't really have water but other than that the views everywhere you go is just beautiful. You definitely wont regret coming here.

Thank lizzie200
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Reviewed September 4, 2013

We drive into Yosemite from Tioga Pass. It was an absolutely beautiful drive. We did see the smoke from the rim fire but it didn't block our way into the park. The valley floor is great and the village area was nice. We ate ate the grill area and it was good but a bit pricey. The views are worth the trip.

Thank Danny D
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