The landscapes of Utah’s Mighty Five are the closest you’ll get to walking on another planet. Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, and Zion National Parks are geologic playgrounds for exploring new lands. Nestled within 350 miles of each other, these wonders are an absolute must for a truly out-of-this-world experience. To be sure you […]
The biggest trees in the world and picture-perfect Yosemite Valley reign on this journey—a treasure trove of giant sequoia trees, waterfalls, towering rock faces, and sheer beauty. Yosemite hosts an embarrassment of riches, and each day you’ll delight in iconic landscapes that steal your gaze, including the famous Half Dome, “El Cap,” Glacier Point, Tuolumne Meadows, and Yosemite Falls. Whatever you do, don’t forget your camera. (Ansel Adams surely didn’t.)
Meet in Fresno, then head straight for Yosemite National Park, spending two nights at the park’s edge near the famous Mariposa Grove, with each day dedicated to hiking and exploring the park. Your last three nights are right in Yosemite Valley, for exploring more park trails to waterfalls, viewpoints, lakes, and meadows.
Your knowledgeable guide shapes each day to maximize experiences that inspire appreciation for the majesty and serenity of the High Sierras.