Pacific Northwest Tours
Pacific Northwest vacations range from long coastal expeditions to focused peninsula and river cruises, offering a delightful blend of domestic history, flavors, wildlife, culture and activities.
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Pacific Northwest Vacations Along the Columbia & Snake Rivers
Consider a Pacific Northwest trip that follows the path of Lewis and Clark. Inland Pacific Northwest tours typically operate between Portland, Oregon and Clarkston, Washington, or round-trip Portland. Enjoy offshoots onto rivers only accessed by small tours, including the Willamette, Hood, Deschutes, Snake, Palouse and Clearwater River. Let our experts help pair you with the right Pacific Northwest trip for your interests, whether it’s focused on wine & culinary, adventure activities, or history & geology.
Coastal Pacific Northwest:
Tours to British Columbia,
San Juans & Olympic Wilderness
Coastal Pacific Northwest tours focus on the Canadian Inside Passage, Washington’s Olympic National Park, Alaska’s Inside Passage, or all three. Your Pacific Northwest trip will likely start or end in Seattle, and offer excellent opportunities for spotting the abundant wildlife of the Pacific Northwest. Longer positioning cruises in particular provide ample time to spot the region’s well-known whale populations, especially whale watching in Alaska.
Pacific Northwest Tours for Spring Blooms & Fall Colors
Pacific Northwest vacations operate during periods of moderate weather, in the spring and fall. Take your Pacific Northwest trip during these quiet travel periods, to soak in dazzling colors and seasonal harvests. Note that the climate data referenced above is for San Juan Island, Washington; inland Pacific Northwest tours are likely to be slightly warmer.