|Day 1 ||Tues., May 8th Yosemite Valley (D) |
Travel into Yosemite Valley, arriving mid-day. Enjoy the valley your own way, whether that is lunch at the Ahwahnee (now the Majestic Yosemite Hotel), taking the park’s shuttle system to Happy Isles or other stops, biking along the meadow or exploring Yosemite Village and taking in the movie, “Spirit of Yosemite.” Stay overnight at the Yosemite View Lodge in El Portal. Hosted dinner at the hotel.
|Day 2 ||Wed., May 9th Yosemite Valley (B) |
After a hosted breakfast, return to the park and start your day with a two-hour open-air narrated tram tour of Yosemite Valley, sure to be a trip highlight. The trip takes in some of Yosemite’s most famous sightseeing points including Yosemite Falls, Half Dome, El Capitan, Tunnel View, Bridalveil Falls and more. Learn about the history, geology, plant and animal life of the region. Take in a ranger talk, enjoy one of many available hikes, or visit the Ansel Adams Gallery.