Tour code road trip EUT 1001 Tour type over land Duration 10 days Tour name Pacific coast Tour start Washington,tour will end in California
Welcome to the Seattle! after hotel check in we will have coffee time to introduce you to the tour manager about your trip for the next ten days, have lunch and short city tour, have dinner at night time this will be the first adventure in Seattle.
After having breakfast we will visit the Public market A one-hour historical tour of Pike Place Market filled with intriguing tales, including the original Starbucks and Sur La Table stores, as well as the world famous fish throwing Pike Place Fish boys. And we continue to see Taste Seattle Food Tours is one of the most fun and unique ways to experience our city. As we like to think of it, we take you off the “eaten path”. You will be guided on a relaxed tour with some of the best food and drink Seattle’s unique neighborhoods have to offer while getting to know Seattle’s history and culture. You will enjoy the Live, Life With Flavor and Fun!
After lunch we will visit Museum Seattle is home to a number of top-notch museums. Seattle Asian Art Museum, an off-shoot of the Seattle Art Museum which focuses on Chinese & Japanese Art, but includes works from as far away as India. The Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience is in Chinatown/International District is the only Asian Pacific American museum in the nation. Nearby is the Frye Art Museum, a small private collection featuring 232 paintings by Munich-based artists. Not a museum, but open to browsing by the public, is the Seattle Metaphysical Library, in Ballard, which specializes in material not found in normal libraries. We will return to the hotel and take a short break and meet again for dinner.
After having breakfast this morning, Mt. St. Helens National Park is located in Washington State off I-5 approximately 2.5 hours south of Seattle and 1.5 hours north of Portland.Volcano-watching and photographing America’s volcano is the top past-time at the National
Park followed by touring the exhibits and movies at these two Main Mount St. Helens National Park Visitor Centers. It’s hard not to eat local in Portland, and harder still to resist our acclaimed restaurants and staggering array of food carts. On to Portland, known as the “City of Roses.” This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.
After breakfast in the morning, We will visit one of the WASHINGTON PARK, home of the INTERNATIONAL ROSE TEST GARDENS, followed by a city sightseeing tour. Then, head out of the city to beautiful MULTNOMAH FALLS. A waterfall as magnificent and memorable as any in the country is located just a 30- minute drive outside of Portland. Visiting Multnomah Falls, a 611-foot-tall roaring, an awe-inspiring cascade of icy water, lets you experience the power and beauty of nature up close and with ease. From the parking area off of I-84, a 5-minute walk is all that separates you from the exhilarating spray at the base of the falls.Return to Portland for a TASTING TOUR, and learn how Portland emerged as one of the top dining cities in the country that is now known for its foodie culture. During our tour, we’ll visit a confectionary, a bakery, and a distillery. Afterward, sample a bite from one of the city’s gourmet food carts. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. After lunch, we will visit Nestled at the base of the falls, Multnomah Falls Lodge gift shop and hiking information all in one historic building.From Benson Bridge, hike another mile up a very steep path to reach the top of the falls. Here you will be rewarded, weather permitting, with spectacular views of the Columbia Gorge.This evening is yours to explore on your own. Perhaps check out the many local brewpubs to see why Portland has been nicknamed “Beervana.”
After breakfast, we will drive, to the rugged Pacific coastline en route to Newport, one of Oregon’s most popular seaside resorts. Later, see popular sites such as Heceta Head Lighthouse and Florence Old Town before arriving at the OREGON DUNES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA, where you will have time to explore some of the largest coastal sand dunes in the country. You will have two option
Then we will have unforgettable time for dinner enjoy a traditional Coquille Indian SALMON BAKE and you will have a chance to explore the tribal history while savoring a delicious dinner.
After having breakfast we will drive to Bandon what unique offshore rock formations. Along the Pacific coastline and will visit REDWOOD NATIONAL PARK, where you can see the world’s tallest trees. We will also see Eureka, California’s lumber center, time to visit the grand Carson Mansion, the best-photographed example of Victorian architecture in the world and once the home of a West Coast lumber baron. We will have dinner and experience sharing time with the group.
After having breakfast we will drive to, Eureka Valley is a neighborhood in San Francisco, primarily a quiet residential neighborhood but boasting one of the most visited sub-neighborhoods in the city, it is also the world’s most spectacular scenery with ancient redwood trees. You will have the chance to see a 1,800-year-old redwood here! Continue to the “City of the Bay,” San Francisco,
After having breakfast we will drive to the Golden Gate Bridge to see this amazing structure. You will get the chance to walk across the bridge, get some great views, and visit its mini-museum.We will continue with a walk along Crissy Field. This lovely hike offers you sweeping views of the SF Bay.The path along Crissy Field ends at one of my favorite spots in SF, the Palace of Fine Arts. This free attraction will only take a few minutes to admire, but it’s worth a visit.We will then head to Fisherman’s Wharf to check out the museums, restaurants, and shopping.We will continue with the night tour of Alcatraz and ends with a casual dinner in North Beach.
After Breakfast we will you will explore both the North Beach and Chinatown Districts. Then we will see a cable car ride to the top of Lombard Street. We take the Powell/Hyde cable car is the easiest way to get here from either Fisherman’s Wharf or Union Square.Once we arrive at Lombard Street, we will spend a little time at the top soaking in the views.We will then walk down the stairways and sidewalk to the bottom for the best view of this crooked street. It’s best to visit this attraction in the morning as this is when the sun is shining on it. A Cable Car Ride to Lombard Street ,See One of the Diego Rivera Frescos,Climb the Hill to Coit Tower ,Grab a Snack or Lunch in North Beach,Admire the Murals in Jack Kerouac Alley,Visit the Ma Tsu Temple,Stop by the Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Company Enjoy A Historic Chinese Temple (or Two) ,Buy Gifts for Yourself and Others.We will have farewell dinner.The tour ends today with guests departing on individual schedules. Transfers are provided to San Francisco International Airport.