Yosemite Air Tours
Rather not sit in the car for many hours to visit Yosemite? Then, the Yosemite by Air Tour is for you! Get a unique view of this national treasure! Take a one hour scenic small airplane tour of Yosemite Valley. Plus take the thrilling ride on the Yosemite Mariposa Ziplines, explore the Mariposa History Museum, and enjoy Lunch. Views of El Capitan, Half Dome, Waterfalls, Wawona area, Bass Lake.
Yosemite Air Tour from Oakhurst (or Bass Lake, Fish Camp, Coarsegold, Mariposa) – $975/first person and $275/additional persons. Plus Mariposa Zipline activity, Mariposa History Museum, lunch, water, and gratuities are included. Total time is 6-8 hours.
Yosemite Air Tour from Fresno (or Madera, Merced) – $1075/first person, and $275/additional persons. Plus Mariposa Zipline activity, Mariposa History Museum, lunch, water, and gratuities are included. Total time is 8-10 hours.
One Hour Scenic Airplane Ride to view Yosemite National Park
Take the small airplane one hour tour in Joy, the Classic Cessna R172K-XP, with a powerful 210HP engine and comfortable interior. You can view historical Mariposa, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and Yosemite National Park in ways only a few have seen. This is your own personal scenic air tour. Amazing waterfalls, river, lakes. You will see signature Yosemite sights, like Half Dome, El Capitan, the zombie forest and more!
Mariposa Yosemite Ziplines Ride
Go on a thrilling zipline ride with the Sierra Mountain foothills surrounding you! The ziplines at Yosemite Ziplines & Adventure Ranch have been constructed as a six stage guide-led tour. Groups of eight to ten are geared up in helmets and harnesses, then driven up the mountain in Polaris Rangers as their guides explain safety procedures and describe the experience the zippers are about to enjoy.
The Mariposa Museum and History Center
View Historic Mariposa at its finest!! Founded in 1957, the Mariposa Museum & History Center is administered as a non-profit corporation and is truly a labor of love for the dedicated volunteers who, over the years, have helped to create the museum you see today. The museum has been dubbed “The Best Little Museum of Its Size West of the Mississippi” by the Smithsonian Institution – high praise, indeed! The museum’s mission is to authentically portray the people and lifestyle of Mariposa County from the Native American and Spanish periods to the California Gold Rush and through the early 1900s. Original documents and artifacts, gold displays, artwork, photos, and Native American baskets, implements, and beadwork are just a few items to enjoy when you visit.
Need a lift?
In need of transportation between San Francisco, Los Angeles, Fresno, Oakhurst, Fish Camp, Coarsegold, Madera, Mariposa, Yosemite Valley, and Tuolumne Meadows areas? We offer comfortable shuttle service to and from these areas, including deluxe limousine service. Check us out here.