People travel from all around the world to Yosemite to celebrate the single most important event of their lives—their wedding. After all, Yosemite National Park offers literally hundreds of breathtakingly beautiful sites, along with some off-the-beaten-path areas where couples can enjoy a truly unique wedding celebration. For example, some of the most unique sites that Yosemite has to offer are Glacier Point, Tenya Lake, and Lower Yosemite Falls. These are all secluded areas that you won’t find anywhere else in the world.
Whether you want to say the words, “I do” against the backdrop of beautiful waterfall, or kiss the bride next to a lovely lake or stream, Yosemite offers the best place on earth for your wedding.
As a long-time favorite for wedding parties, Glacier Point has panoramic views that are unmatched by any other place in Yosemite. It also has a stone amphitheater, offering the perfect place to say your vows. With beautiful views of Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, and Yosemite Falls, Glacier Point is accessible by car from late May through October, which is the perfect time of the year for a wedding. From the Glacier Point parking area, it’s a 25-minute hike, so be sure to bring your hiking boots.
Also within close proximity are places like the Redwoods in Yosemite where you can choose a romantic log cabin nestled in the mountains. It’s the ideal place for you and your spouse to enjoy all the amenities and comforts of home without spending a lot of money. Bring your family and friends together in a beautiful mountain setting that they’ll remember for years to come.
Washburn Point also offers a private place coupled with great views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Escape from crowded city and enjoy the calm and serenity of world famous Yosemite National Park.
With so many unique places to choose from, finding your favorite can be difficult; however, Sentinel Dome is a place where you and your fiancé will feel on top of the world. With views all the way to Mount Diablo near San Francisco, it requires a 25-minute hike, but its well worth the effort.
The options for a perfect Yosemite wedding are endless, and you can enjoy a vacation that you and your wedding party will remember forever.
Yosemite also gives you access to plenty of wedding planners, photographers, florists, caterers, and musicians to help provide the details needed to plan the wedding of your dreams. Learn more.
Plan your next wedding in Yosemite today, as reservations fill up fast. You won’t find a better place on earth to get married than Yosemite National Park, where you’ll find quality customer service and gracious hospitality.
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