California's East Central California Yosemite National Park is one of the nicest natural areas in the continental USA and is a very popular visitor destination. Its picturesque wonders include the Half Dome, the El Capitan and the magnificent Yosemite Falls. Planning your Yosemite vacation means getting to know the park and get to know the exciting activities and choose from the many fine Yosemite hotels.
Many of the programs offered by Yosemite National Park staff include a number of professionals whose job is to entertain and keep information while ensuring the safety of visitors. Activities include rock climbing, marsh and horse riding, rafting and water sports, hiking and camping, and guided bus tours.
DNC parks and resorts are the largest contributors to Yosemite accommodation and dining options. In the park and its surroundings there are many hotels and rustic accommodation. The most popular favorite of the park's favorite hotels include the 1927 Ahwahnee Hotel, which reflects 123 guest rooms and a combination of a spectacular interior style that reflects Art Deco, Indian and Middle Eastern cultures. The Tenaya Lodge is located outside the park and it is possible to rent apartments for those who spend several days or weeks in the area. Other Yosemite hotels include the Yosemite View Lodge, a two-story motor inn near the west entrance to the park, and the Curry Village, which not only has a large hotel but also individual cabins and tent beds.
Yosemite's vacation would not be complete without taking advantage of the gift shopping options in which all memorabilia can be obtained. Gift vouchers can be used in many parks in the park as well as on websites maintained by hotels and other shops. The park itself is packed with special souvenir shops and supply stores that cater to the needs of every visitor.
Yosemite National Park can be enjoyed all year round and most of the most important hotels and motorhomes require prior reservations. We suggest you plan your trip in advance as many Yosemite hotels are fully booked 6 months before arrival.
Yosemite National Park has so many attractions and attractions that can not be listed here; please visit one of the official websites for details. An excursion to the fabulous park fills the visitor with life-like memories.