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Travel Guide of Yosemite Valley in United States by Influencers and Travelers


Yosemite Valley is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California, United States. It consists of the developed area of Yosemite Village and the other areas of the Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park.


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The Best Things to Do and Visit around Yosemite Valley


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1 - Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Falls

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2 - Yosemite Valley Chapel

The Yosemite Valley Chapel was built in the Yosemite Valley of California in 1879.

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3 - Snowshoeing in Yosemite National Park

   12 km away

Snowshoeing in Yosemite is an amazing experience! It is an easy sport to learn and offers you the chance to get into the less-traveled winter wonderland that the Yosemite backcountry becomes. For those looking to fully embrace all winter has to offer, head up to the high country and snowshoe from the Badger Pass Ski Resort to Dewey Point, an incredible outcropping that offers expansive views of the Yosemite Valley, including the towering El Capitan.

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4 - Yosemite Falls

Yosemite Falls is the highest waterfall in Yosemite National Park, dropping a total of 2,425 feet from the top of the upper fall to the base of the lower fall.

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5 - Glacier Point

Glacier Point is a viewpoint above Yosemite Valley in the U.S. state of California. It is located on the south wall of Yosemite Valley at an elevation of 7,214 feet, 3,200 feet above Half Dome Village.

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6 - Wildlife Watching in Yosemite National Park

   12 km away

Experience the famed Yosemite Valley with her stunning waterfalls, iconic landmarks and historic places on this incredible small group tour with 9 or fewer guests and a local naturalist guide. With transportation, park reservation, entrance fees and a picnic lunch included, this may be the best deal in Yosemite! Not enough? Echo Adventures is a socially and environmentally sustainable, worker-owned, certified B-Corporation, so you know that you and the National Park will be in good hands!

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7 - North Dome

North Dome is a granite dome in Yosemite National Park, California. It is the southernmost summit of Indian Ridge, 0.6 miles north of Washington Column and the Royal Arches on the northeastern wall of Yosemite Valley.

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8 - Sentinel Dome

Sentinel Dome is a granite dome in Yosemite National Park, United States. It lies on the south wall of Yosemite Valley, 0.8 miles southwest of Glacier Point and 1.4 miles northeast of Profile Cliff.

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9 - Shore Excursions in Yosemite National Park

   12 km away

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10 - Yosemite National Park, Half Dome

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11 - Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park is an American national park located in the western Sierra Nevada of Central California, bounded on the southeast by Sierra National Forest and on the northwest by Stanislaus National Forest.

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12 - Cathedral Rocks

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13 - Half Dome

Half Dome is a granite dome at the eastern end of Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park, California. It is a well-known rock formation in the park, named for its distinct shape.

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14 - Nevada Fall

Nevada Fall is a 594-foot high waterfall on the Merced River in Yosemite National Park, California. It is located below the granite dome, Liberty Cap, at the west end of Little Yosemite Valley.

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15 - Taft Point

Taft Point is a viewpoint in Yosemite National Park west of Glacier Point. It offers wide views of Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls and El Capitan. The main attraction of Taft Point is the giant fissures in the mile-high granite rock.

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16 - El Capitan

El Capitan, also known as El Cap, is a vertical rock formation in Yosemite National Park, located on the north side of Yosemite Valley, near its western end.

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17 - Yosemite National Park, El Capitan

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18 - Bridalveil Fall

   7 km away

Bridalveil Fall is one of the most prominent waterfalls in the Yosemite Valley in California. The waterfall is 188 metres in height and flows year round.

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19 - Valley View Yosemite

   7 km away
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20 - Tunnel View

   8 km away

The Unitary Plan Wind Tunnel, located at the NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Federal Airfield, Mountain View, California, United States, is a research facility used extensively to design and test new generations of aircraft, both commercial and military, as well as NASA space vehicles, including the Space Shuttle.

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21 - Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Valley

   8 km away
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22 - Wawona Tunnel

   10 km away

The Wawona Tunnel is a highway tunnel in Yosemite National Park. It, and Tunnel View just beyond its east portal, were completed in 1933.

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Located in the Sierra Nevada in California, United States, the Yosemite Valley Sector (1200 m) is the most visited sector of the Park. Its landscapes are world famous. Many hotels, grocery shops... A free shuttle bus circulates in the valley to relieve the Park. It is the starting point for many hikes, and many excursions allow you to enjoy the "High Country". It is surrounded by high granite summits such as Half Dome and El Capitan, and densely forested with pines. The valley is drained by the Merced River and a multitude of streams and waterfalls, including Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Falls, Stardrop Fall, and Silver Strand Fall. Yosemite Valley is located within Yosemite National Park and is the main attraction in the park for its waterfalls, cliffs, and clear streams.

Jot down a list of must-sees in the Valley, like Half Dome, Yosemite Falls, and Glacier Point. Decide which activities you want to do, like hiking, rock climbing, or ranger-led programs. Make reservations for any activities that need them, like guided hikes and camping. And finally, buy your park pass in advance!

Some of the best travel experiences in Yosemite Valley may include hiking to see the Yosemite Falls, exploring the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, or visiting the Tuolumne Meadows.













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