GLOBUS 2019: Oregon's Coast, Cascades & Craft Beers (NB)
8 days from Portland to Portland
Explore the Pacific Northwest to experience the beauty, bounty, and craft beers of the Oregon coast. Your guided tour of Oregon begins in Portland. Enjoy sightseeing in the avant-garde city's eclectic atmosphere, and be treated to a special Brewer's Dinner at a famous Portland brewery. You'll travel east to towards Mount Hood, visiting a mammoth waterfall and onto the Hood River Valley known for its bountiful orchards. Relax with an evening of leisure in one of Bend's many breweries, restaurants, or nightclubs. Take a trip to Crater Lake National Park, and stay overnight in Medford, with plenty of spots for dinner and local craft brews. Pass orchards, creameries, and vineyards on your way to the coastal town of Florence, and take a dune buggy ride along the shore. In Newport, learn about brewing practices, cooperage, and distillery practices of making great craft beer. You'll also visit the Tillamook Cheese Factory, tour Cape Meares State Park, and take in the spectacular ocean views from Astoria. Your guided vacation in Oregon is a Pacific Northwest experience you won't want to miss.
- Tour Operator
- Offer valid through 3/31/2019
- 8 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Portland||Welcome to Portland! At 6 pm, meet your fellow traveling companions for a welcome drink. Your Tour Director will prepare you for your upcoming adventure.|
|Day 2||Portland||Morning sightseeing featuring the city's eclectic neighborhoods, Pioneer Courthouse Square with its famous food carts, and Washington Park, home of the International Rose Test Gardens. This afternoon is at leisure to explore on your own. Why not visit Portland's Saturday Market and pick up a handmade souvenir, enjoy a delicious creation at Voodoo Doughnut, or explore Powell's Bookstore-the largest bookstore in the world? This evening, a special [LF] BREWER'S DINNER at WIDMER BROTHERS BREWING, famous for its Hefeweizen. (B,D)|
|Day 3||Bend||This morning, travel east taking in vistas of famous Mount Hood, towering over the valley below at 11,239 feet. Visit MULTNOMAH FALLS, a 611-foot-tall roaring and awe-inspiring cascade of icy water. Then onto Hood River to visit a [LF] LOCAL ORCHARD, where you'll have a chance to sample some of the region's delicious produce and enjoy a special treat. Continue to the picturesque city of Bend for a 2-night stay. This evening is at leisure to explore some of Bend's 27 breweries, restaurants, and vibrant nightlife. (B)|
|Day 4||Bend||After a morning at leisure, enjoy lunch and a tasting at DESCHUTES BREWERY & PUBLIC HOUSE. You may wish to try some of Deschutes' first beers, like Black Butte Porter and Mirror Pond Pale Ale. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. You may want to browse the downtown area's many shops and art galleries, take a Segway City Sights tour, stroll along the Deschutes River, or jump on the Bend Brew Bus for a unique tour that visits four different breweries. (B,L)|
|Day 5||Medford||Today is devoted to CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK. Founded in 1902, Crater Lake is the fifth-oldest national park in the United States. Here, you'll discover a deep-blue lake created by the eruption and collapse of Mount Mazama almost 7,000 years ago. Don't forget your camera, as photo opportunities abound! Next, make your way to Medford. Your hotel is centrally located and within walking distance to shops, restaurants, and several craft breweries. (B,L)|
|Day 6||Newport||Travel west as you make your way past orchards, creameries, and vineyards on your way to the coastal town of Florence. Enjoy a [LF] DUNE BUGGY ride as you ascend and descend the impressive dunes and along the ocean beach. This evening, visit ROGUE BREWERY, learn about their sustainable brewing practices, their distillery, and traditional cooperage. After the tour, enjoy dinner and a tasting of Rogue's most popular beers. (B,D)|
|Day 7||Astoria||Today, we visit the TILLAMOOK CHEESE factory, where you can take a tour, and try samples. Next, explore more of Oregon's beautiful coast as we visit CAPE MEARES STATE PARK to see the historic lighthouse and admire incredible views of the Pacific Ocean. Don't miss the famous Octopus Tree. Continue to Astoria, located on the mouth of the Columbia River. This evening, join your Tour Director and fellow travel companions to enjoy a farewell dinner made with local ingredients and complimented with some of Oregon's best beers and wine. (B,D)|
|Day 8||Portland||This morning, visit the ASTORIA COLUMN for spectacular views of the city and Pacific Ocean below. Next, travel back to Portland for your homebound flights. Please schedule flights after 2 pm. The tour ends at the Marriott Downtown Waterfront hotel in Portland for guests with extra nights. (B)|
- US$ Price Details
Gratuities for Tour Director and driver are available for pre-purchase. Prices are per person, based on double room occupancy. Single Room Supplement: $790 to $1,000 Triple Room Reduction per person: $180 to $235Extra Nights per person in Portland: June & September: in single room $264; in twin room $138; in triple room $100July-August: in single room $341; in twin room $176; in triple room $126
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