Discover the pristine glory of the Pacific Northwest—a region of unparalleled natural bounty and spellbinding beauty—where waterfalls plunge down mossy cliffs, and powerful rivers are edged by steep canyon walls and mountains swathed in dense greenery. From Portland to Clarkston, cruise the mighty Columbia and Snake Rivers aboard the American Empress, the largest and most elegant riverboat west of the Mississippi.
Daily lectures by the Riverlorian, your onboard history and culture expert Showboat-style entertainment including cabaret shows, one-man historical acts and dancing to big band music.
Day 1 Portland, Oregon
Arrive, overnight in Vancouver, WA hotel
Day 2 Vancouver, Washington – Embark
Day 3 Astoria, Oregon
Day 4 Stevenson, Washington
Day 5 The Dalles, Oregon
Day 6 River Cruising
Day 7 Richland (Tri-Cities), Washington
Day 8 Clarkston, Washington
Day 9 Clarkston, Washington – Disembark