Pacific Northwest

Day 1

  • Arrive in Seattle for a walking tour of Seattle Center.
  • We will also visit the Space Needle with a 42-second ride to the top, and spend some time at the world famous Pike’s Place fish market and other areas along the waterfront.
  • Visit the Experience Music Project, an interactive music museum, in the afternoon.

Day 2

  • Travel to Olympic National Park and the Olympic mountains.
  • Spend the day on the Olympic peninsula, visiting Hurricane Ridge and exploring the Olympic National Forest, the only rain forest in the lower forty-eight states.
  • Travel by ferry to Victoria, British Columbia after dinner.

Day 3

  • Morning tour of Victoria.
  • Experience British Royalty firsthand as we visit the Royal London Wax Museum, the Empress Hotel, and various other sites on this beautiful island that many call “more British than Britain.”
  • A Zodiac boat ride/marine wildlife tour will also be part of the day’s activities.
  • We will also tour the Royal British Columbia Museum and take part in an IMAX show.
  • Late afternoon ferry to Friday Harbor on the San Juan Islands.
  • Look out for whales in the evening as we watch the sunset and have dinner on the beach.

Day 4

  • Nestled in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the waters surrounding the San Juan Islands are home to abundant orca whales, sea otters, and beautiful marine birds.
  • This morning we will get to explore this area by sea kayaks!
  • Free time for exploring and shopping in Friday Harbor.
  • In the afternoon travel by ferry to Anacortes and make our way back to Seattle/Tacoma.
  • Dinner en route.

Day 5

  • In the morning, depart for our flight home