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Columbia Gorge Waterfalls & Wine Tour

Multnomah Falls, Oregon, USA

Available

Year Round

Jan 2 – Jun 14 & Oct 1 – Dec 31, 2019 – Thursday – Monday
Jun 15 – Sep 30, 2019 – Daily

(Except January 1-7, November 28 and December 25, 2019)

Discover two of the greatest attractions of the Pacific Northwest – the Columbia Gorge Waterfalls and Oregon wines! Visit “Waterfall Alley” and meander around the 70 waterfalls that drape the region’s cliffs – including the iconic 620-foot-tall Multnomah Falls.

Continue east to the fertile basin around Hood River, where you’ll taste boutique wines found only in Oregon. Learn how the forces that shaped this incredible landscape have also crafted the wine in your glass.

Why we love it
  • Feel the spray of the 620-ft tall Multnomah Falls from the Benson Bridge.
  • Embark on short interpretative nature walks around 2-3 other waterfalls such as Latourell Falls or Horsetail Falls and learn about the lava flows and floods that shaped this breathtaking area.
  • Taste Oregon’s best varietals at two boutique wineries in the Hood River Area.
What’s included
  • Hotel pick up/drop off at most downtown hotels, guided narration
  • Stops at several waterfalls – Multnomah Falls, Latourell Falls, Starvation Creek, Wahkeena Falls or Horsetail Falls
  • Wine tastings at two boutique wineries in the Hood River area
  • Cheese and charcuterie plate as well as snacks and refreshments throughout the day
  • All entry fees, applicable taxes

Explore Portland Tour

Portland, OR, United States

Available

Year Round

Jan 2 – Dec 31, 2019 – Thursday – Monday
(Except November 28 and December 25, 2019)

Experience the Rose City like a local as you visit iconic sites, eclectic neighborhoods and leafy parks across Portland. Wander the manicured grounds of the historic Pittock Mansion for unparalleled views of the city and Mt. Hood. After experiencing the city’s natural side, delve into its artsy and independent spirit experiencing neighborhoods such as the Pearl District, Hawthorne, Nob Hill, Alberta and North Mississippi.

Why we love it
  • Visit hotspots in each of the city’s four distinct neighborhoods.
  • Explore some of the city’s 8,100 acres of protected natural areas in Portland’s lush parks.
  • Get a healthy dosage of Portlandia in the city’s artsy districts, and grab a freshly brewed coffee or gourmet doughnut to top things off.
What’s included
  • Hotel pick up/drop off at most downtown hotels, guided narration
  • At least two of the following parks will be included as stops: Washington Park, Mt Tabor Park, and McCall Waterfront Park, plus a visit to Pittock Mansion
  • Visit to the International Rose Test Garden (summer only)
  • Enjoy French press coffee brewed with beans from one of Portland’s local roasters and stop at one of the city’s new wave of gourmet doughnut shops
  • All entry fees, taxes

Mt. St. Helens National Monument Tour

Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, Skamania County, WA, United States

Available

May 15 – June 14: Friday & Sunday only
June 15 – Sep 30: Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
Oct 1 – 31: Friday & Sunday only

(Except November 28 & December 25, 2019)

Departs: 8:00 am

Discover what it’s like up close to an active volcano on a tour of the Mt. St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. Soak in views of the steaming caldera from the Johnston Center Observatory. Or traverse the barren landscape along Eruption Trail and discover the mountain’s destructive history. An exciting tour for all ages, enjoy a convenient pick up at your downtown Portland hotel in an adventure-outfitted Mercedes Sprinter or SUV as well as stops showcasing the impressive recovery of the ecosystem in the areas surrounding the site of the 1980 eruption.

Why we love it
  • Get up close and personal with a world-famous volcano.
  • Did we mention it’s a volcano? The Center’s state-of-the-art interpretive displays are a fun and educational way to learn about the mountain’s destructive history.
  • Take a short walk on the Eruption Trail and experience the Hummocks Trail, the largest landslide in recorded human history.
What’s included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off, travel in adventure-outfitted luxury Mercedes Sprinter or SUV
  • Naturalist guide, locally-sourced lunch, seasonal snacks and refreshments
  • All entry fees, applicable taxes

Portland Hop On Hop Off City Tour

Portland, OR, United States

Available

May 25 – October 13, 2019 (Except June 1 and 8, 2019)

May, June, September & October: Daily 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

July & August: Daily 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Explore Portland at your own pace with this “Rose City” Hop On/Hop Off Trolley Sightseeing Tour. This expertly-narrated 1-hour and 20-minute tour is an excellent way to experience Portland at your own pace with 14 convenient stops all across the city. With service at every stop in one hour intervals, you can spend one or two days exploring many of Portland’s attractions without having to worry about transportation.

Why we love it
  • Powell’s Books! Get off at stop #8 in Pearl District to peruse their never-ending shelves.
  • With the family? Get off at stop #4 and explore the Oregon Zoo for the afternoon.
  • Make your own itinerary as you go – see something you like and hop off!
What’s included
  • Hop On/Hop Off at any scheduled stop
  • Choice of one or two-day pass, driver narration
  • All applicable taxes

Willamette Valley Wine & Waterfalls Tour

Willamette Valley, OR, United States

Available

Year Round

Jan 2 – Mar 31 & Nov 1 – Dec 31, 2019: Saturday
Apr 1 – Oct 31, 2019 – Thursday & Saturday
(Except November 22 and December 25, 2019)

Departs: 8:30 am

Breathe in the piney scent of evergreen trees as you spend the afternoon tasting luscious pinot noirs and other fine Wilammette Valley wines on the ultimate Oregon experience. Explore the glistening waterfalls of Silver Falls State Park and wander along peaceful nature trails before traveling through the rolling hillsides of the Willamette Valley.

As you pass the region’s serene vineyards, stop to taste fabulous wines at three boutique wineries. In between tastings, you’ll enjoy Oregon’s culinary bounty with a fresh, local lunch at the Coelho Winery in the rustic town of Amity.

Why we love it
  • Evergreen forests, rolling hills and serene waterfalls are all part of this stunning tour.
  • Venture along paths in the Silver Falls State park, including one that takes you behind the falls!
  • Learn about the wine that made the Willamette Valley famous – pinot noir.
What’s included
  • Hotel pick up/drop off at most downtown hotels, guided narration
  • Stop at Silver Falls State Park
  • 4-6 wine tastings at three boutique wineries, such as Eola Hills, Winter’s Hill, Witness Tree, Lady Hill, Rex Hill, Coelho, Anne Amie, Stoller or Laurel Ridge, PLUS lunch at Coelho Winery
  • All entry fees, taxes