Pacific Northwest Peaks & Pours
Tired of trying to plan trips and cram in everything you think you should see. Why not go on a tour where transportation, accommodations, sights to see, and plenty of ales to drink are all planned out for you. You are sure to have a stress free vacation, and a great time too!
Day one is basically just a meet and greet reception, to meet other tourists, your guides, and talk about the tour. Start your adventure on day 2 in Seattle. Visit artsy neighborhoods, the Space Needle, and historic Pioneer Square, which is Seattle's original city. In the afternoon, sample some of the local brewers IPAs, stouts and more.
On Day 3 head to Pike Place Market, which is Seattle's original farmers market, established in 1907. members of the market will guide you around to find your favorites, such as specialty foods, crafts, flowers, or of course vegetables. Later you will go on a real ghost hunt.
Day 4 starts your day with a drive around Portland and see its magnificent gardens. Next you will hop on some bikes to experience breweries, food trucks, and more. Day 5 has you traveling to Columbia Gorge and to see the huge Multnomah Falls at 611 feet. Afterwards stop at about 12 breweries for tastings!
On days 6 and 7 you will visit Crater Lake Park, Americas deepest Lake, and Ashland, an artsy little town. Next tour Eugene, home to University of Oregon, and Eugene's Ale Trail to experience some more great tastings.
Day 8, is a winding down day spent at the beach and Haystack Rock, and visiting downtown Cannon Beach. Enjoy this great trip for $2600.00
DAY 1: This evening, mingle with other group members at a meet and greet reception hosted by our guide, a beer aficionado and destination specialist.
DAY 2: Tour Seattle, visiting colorful neighborhoods and iconic attractions such as historic Pioneer Square, and the Space Needle. This afternoon is reserved for tastings. The city's small-batch producers tend to know their stuff, producing solid line-ups of supremely drinkable IPAs, stouts and more.
DAY 3: Members of the Pike Place Market community will guide us through the market ensuring we receive special treatment. Meet the Market's lively characters and hear their memorable stories. Upon arrival in Portland, there'll be time to relax, before meeting up for a special evening program. Use real ghost hunting equipment to visit known ghostly places and get behind the scenes to understand a true view into the reality of paranormal investigations.
Day 4: Portland sits on the Columbia and Willamette rivers, in the shadow of snow-capped Mount Hood. We'll enjoy an orientation tour of the city and its iconic gardens. This afternoon, explore more of the city on a bicycle tour that will take us to breweries a walking tour to some of the downtown area's most unique restaurants, food emporiums and food trucks.
DAY 5: Visit Columbia River Gorge and experience the power and beauty of nature up close at Multnomah Falls, a 611-foot-tall roaring, awe-inspiring cascade of icy water. We'll then stop at some of the 12 breweries in this area.
DAY 6: Travel to Crater Lake National Park. Created by a collapsed volcano after a violent eruption more than 7,000 years ago, scientists marvel at its purity. Fed only by rain and snow, it's the deepest lake in the US at nearly 2,000 feet. A National Park Ranger will talk to us about the Park's origins and special features before we take a leisurely hike. Ranked in the top 10 of "The 100 Best Small Art Towns in America," Ashland is a cultural hot spot, with award-winning galleries, theaters and restaurants.
DAY 7: Tour the city of Eugene, home to the University of Oregon and a prominent arts community. After a short walking tour, we'll stop in an area of Eugene aligned with local breweries, all part of Eugene's Ale Trail. This evening arrive in the coastal community of Cannon Beach which combines the inspiring beauty of the Oregon Coast with a picture-perfect village by the sea.
Day 8: Start the day with a walk on the beach to dramatic shoreline rock formations like Haystack Rock, one of Oregon's most recognizable landmarks, rising 235 feet from the edge of the shoreline. Cannon Beach also offers the quintessential small beach town experience. Wander the picturesque sidewalks and courtyards of downtown Cannon Beach to discover art galleries, specialty shops and public art.
Pickup & Return:
Group will depart from the hotel each day.
Departure Times: 8:00am daily.
The guide will work with the group to determine daily timeline to meet all excursions.
- 7 nights accommodation as per itinerary
- Seattle - Motif
- Portland - Hotel Lucia
- Bend - Oxford Hotel
- Ashland - Ashland Hills Hotel
- Cannon Beach - Surfsand Resort
- Welcome Reception
- 1 Dinner
- Professional guide
- Transport by private vehicle
- Sightseeing includes: Seattle Tour, Space Needle, Pioneer Square, Portland's Washington Park Rose Gardens, Columbia River Gorge & Multnomah Falls, Crater Lake, Haystack Rock.
- Experiences include: Craft Brewery Tours & Tastings, Pike Place Market Food Tour, Portland Brewery OR Food Tour, Paranormal Explorations, Eugene Ale Trail.
Does not include:
- Transportation upon arrival to first hotel
- Gratuities to driver and guide. Travelers may offer a gratuity at their discretion.
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Pricing is per person based on double occupancy
- Dress code is casual
- A small amount of walking is involved
- U.S and Canadian Citizens: Must bring a government issued photo ID and proof of citizenship (U.S birth certificate or naturalization certificate) or a passport for re-entry to the United States. Children, ages 18 and under only require a birth certificate. Non-U.S. Citizens: Either a Passport, I-94, Multiple Entry Visa or Resident Alien Card is required for re-entry to the United States
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Minimum age is 21 years