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BEGINS IN: SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

Northwest Waterways: Seattle to Victoria, B.C., to San Juan Islands

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Program #4348RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
Journey scenic Puget Sound by way of its marine highway to experience the idyllic Pacific Coast and three iconic communities along its shores. Explore Seattle, Victoria and San Juan Island as you discuss the combination of history and geography unique to each place and look ahead to what the future holds for these spectacular Northwest locales.


Highlights

• Learn about Seattle history on visits to Pioneer Square, Pike Place Market and the Hiram Chittenden Locks.
• Enjoy botanical beauty and indulge in Afternoon Tea within the spectacular Butchart Gardens.
• In the San Juan Islands, watch for Orca whales and bald eagles and meet a few of the region’s inhabitants.

Activity Notes

Walking up to 10 blocks, sometimes on dirt paths or uneven surfaces. Standing up to one hour at a time on field trips, some stairs at historic buildings.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Seattle, Wash., 3 nights; ferry to Victoria, British Columbia, 3 nights; ferry to Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Wash., 3 nights; ferry & coach to Seattle, departure.

Coordinated by Skagit Valley College.


Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
9 nights of accommodations
23 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 6 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
1 Performances

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4.8
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