9 days in Yosemite National Park & San Francisco Itinerary

9 days in Yosemite National Park & San Francisco Itinerary

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1
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
2
San Francisco
— 6 nights

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Bridalveil Fall and then explore the striking landscape at El Capitan. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles and then take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker app.

San Francisco to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in December, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are colder (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get outdoors at Alcatraz Island and Marin Headlands. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Safari West (in Santa Rosa), Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, tee off at Lincoln Park, identify plant and animal life at Conservatory of Flowers, and explore the striking landscape of Muir Woods National Monument.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel planning website.

You can fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in December: highs in San Francisco hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Safari West, Marin Headlands, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Tomales Bay State Park, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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