If you're looking for a relaxing weekend in Yosemite, these are some of the best, must-see local destinations. Whether you're on a budget or have a bit more money to play with, this itinerary includes some of the hidden gems that Yosemite has to offer.
Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park.
Travel time: ~3:50
Distance: 165 m
Estimated fuel cost: 20-30 USD
Drive from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park.
Travel time: ~2:30
Distance: 138 m
Estimated fuel cost: 10-20 USD
Though the trip between Yosemite National Park and Sacramento is much shorter than that between Yosemite and San Francisco, the latter may be a more desirable option if you wish to visit some of the more famous tourist destinations that the California coast has to offer.