• Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park Holidays

Yosemite National Park offers jaw-dropping scenes no matter where you turn.

Home to the tallest waterfall in North America; the Yosemite Falls, this National Park is a land of granite and glaciers as well as the stunning ancient sequoias of Mariposa Grove that command both wonder and awe. Drive the scenic Tioga Pass Road that is almost 10,000 feet above sea level and hosts many incredible lookouts that you will want to stop for a photo, however due to snow is not open year-round. Once in Yosemite Valley, use the free shuttle service explore the lakes and rivers, waterfalls and meadows. Visit Mirror Lake, with its beautiful reflections of the surrounding mountains and landscapes and head to the viewpoint along the Wawona Road for Tunnel View; the most famous view of Yosemite Valley. Drenched in wild beauty and stunning vistas, there are plenty of walks available for all abilities and during the summer months, you will often see black bears, bighorn sheep and deer roaming around the park. There are also several free bus tours that show off the beauty of Yosemite National Park; from a two-hour tour of the Valley floor to a full day tour to Tuolumne Meadows and back.

Yosemite National Park is just a four hour drive away from San Francisco and Los Angeles so why not combine with more of California’s great sights? Lake Tahoe; Death Valley; the Wine Regions; explore more and have the trip of a lifetime.

Destination Highlights
  • Walk along the Merced River
  • Visit during spring for the best waterfalls
  • Drive the Tioga Pass
  • Take a complimentary bus tour from Yosemite Valley

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Average weather in January

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San Francisco
11ºC
110mm
Napa Valley
9ºC
77mm

Average weather in February

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San Francisco
12ºC
115mm
Napa Valley
11ºC
93mm

Average weather in March

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San Francisco
13ºC
80mm
Napa Valley
14ºC
49mm

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San Francisco
13ºC
40mm
Napa Valley
15ºC
33mm

Average weather in May

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San Francisco
14ºC
20mm
Napa Valley
19ºC
24mm

Average weather in June

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San Francisco
15ºC
6mm
Napa Valley
22ºC

Average weather in July

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San Francisco
15ºC
Napa Valley
24ºC

Average weather in August

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San Francisco
16ºC
Napa Valley
24ºC
15mm

Average weather in September

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San Francisco
17ºC
3mm
Napa Valley
22ºC

Average weather in October

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San Francisco
17ºC
30mm
Napa Valley
19ºC
24mm

Average weather in November

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San Francisco
14ºC
70mm
Napa Valley
13ºC
43mm

Average weather in December

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San Francisco
11ºC
120mm
Napa Valley
9ºC
106mm

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