Fresno has one of the best zoos you can visit in California. At Fresno Chaffee Zoo, you can go around in 2 or 3 hours and get really close to the animals. The Zoo has a great diversity of species and habitats that are well maintained. It has an interactive area where you can put your hands in the rays and you can also feed the giraffes by paying an extra fee.
Yosemite National Park
Visit the Yosemite National Park and you will find lots of adventure. Whether on foot, by car, by bike, the experience will be unforgettable and see breathtaking landscapes and views. It is possible to stay, have a picnic or eat at one of the many eateries around the park.
Here are the available modes of transport from Fresno to Yosemite National Park.
Fresno To Yosemite National Park By Train
To reach the Yosemite National Park by train from Fresno, take an Amtrak train that is bound to the town of Merced, California. The travel duration between two towns is two hours and ten minutes. Amtrak provides at least four scheduled railway trips daily from Fresno to Yosemite. From Merced, you have an option to take a cab or ride the bus that will bring you directly to the Yosemite National Park which may take an hour and 4 minutes. The railway fare can be purchased at US$25. For more details about railway service to Yosemite National Park, check out: http://tickets.amtrak.com/itd/amtrak
Fresno To Yosemite National Park By Bus
The total distance from the town of Fresno to Yosemite National Park is approximately 198 km. The travel duration is estimated at 2 hours and 47 minutes by bus transport (Amtrak). The bus ticket costs from US$19 to US$25 and departs from the town of Merced. To know more: http://tickets.amtrak.com/itd/amtrak
If you intend to drive all the way from Fresno to Yosemite, take Line HWY 140. The travel time is three hours.
Fresno To Yosemite National Park By Plane
There is no flight service available for this route.