10 Things to See in Yosemite National Park

10 Things to See in Yosemite National Park

Located in California, USA, Yosemite National Park is one of the nation’s most beautiful and most visited natural spaces. With so much to see and do, you first trip to the park can seem overwhelming. To get the most out of your trip, a little planning will go a long way. Whatever your itinerary, make sure to squeeze these 10 must-see sights into your calendar – and don’t forget your camera!

1. Valley View

It can be difficult to truly grasp the raw natural power which forms the backbone of Yosemite. From the viewpoint at Valley View, visitors can take in Yosemite Valley in its entirety. Clearly visible are the original lines formed by the glacier which carved out the valley. For best viewing, visit in the early morning before crowds start to form.
Valley View Yosemite National Park

2. Yosemite Falls

Yosemite Falls is the highest waterfall anywhere in North America. At a dizzying height of 2,425 feet, the waterfall offers stunning viewed both from Yosemite Valley below, and from the waterfall’s head above. The best time to view the waterfall is in early spring, when the snow melt causes the falls to swell, and the wildflowers below are in bloom.
Yosemite Falls Yosemite National Park

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