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BEGINS IN: PORTLAND, OREGON

On the Road: Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Victoria and the San Juan Islands

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Program #19583RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Set out on a journey through the Pacific Northwest to learn about its glorious cities, harbors and islands on both sides of the border. Experts lead your adventure, from the historic architecture of Seattle to contemporary life in the San Juan Islands. Look for orcas off the Vancouver harbor and enjoy the parks and gardens of Victoria.


Highlights

• Take in Northwest highlights, including Multnomah Falls near Portland and Seattle’s Pike Place Market.
• Travel by train to Vancouver, B.C., and meander through Gastown, Chinatown and the Museum of Anthropology.
• Ferry to Victoria, B.C., and savor Butchart Gardens.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles daily over varied terrain. Disembark ferries, trains and buses; transporting baggage.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Portland, Ore., 2 nights; train to Seattle, Wash., 2 nights; scenic train to Vancouver, B.C., 2 nights; ferry to Victoria B.C., 2 nights; ferry to Friday Harbor, (San Juan Islands) Wash., 2 nights; ferry to Anacortes and coach to Seattle, Wash., 1 night; departure.

Coordinated by Road Scholar.


Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
11 nights of accommodations
30 meals: 11 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 10 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
22 Field trips

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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