What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to El Portal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in El Portal. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Badger Pass: 317 holiday lettings
  • Sentinel Dome: 225 holiday lettings
  • Yosemite Museum Gallery: 221 holiday lettings
  • Nelder Grove Trail: 603 holiday lettings
  • Yosemite Falls: 223 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around El Portal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Why people love visiting tranquil El Portal

The riverfront, parks and mountains display a scene truly unique to El Portal. This relaxing and welcoming city is known for its hiking, restaurants and sightseeing. Glacier Point and Half Dome are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities and attractions in El Portal

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes El Portal a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Badger Pass (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Cathedral Beach Picnic Area (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Swinging Bridge Picnic Area (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Wawona Golf Course (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Butterfly Creek Winery (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)

Exploring the natural parks and other natural features in El Portal

Travelers enjoy El Portal for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in El Portal. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Glacier Point (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Half Dome (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • El Capitan (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Yosemite Falls (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Vernal Falls (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Mariposa Grove (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)