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Alaska and the Pacific Coast

   
Destination:
Seattle, United States of America
Duration:
21 Nights
Offer ends:
15 July 2024
Valid for travel:
Itinerary departure starts 6 September 2024

Details

Enjoy the majesty of Alaska sailing aboard Discovery Princess®  for 7 nights through the Inside Passage including Glacier Bay National Park. Disembark in Seattle and begin your Pacific Coast land exploration journey to enjoy the stunning coastline of Oregon and taste some of the world's finest vintages aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train. See the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz in San Francisco before driving south along the Big Sur coastline to Monterrey and Santa Barbara ending in Los Angeles.

Lead in Inside Stateroom – Category IF from $10,479* per person twin share

Lead in Balcony Stateroom – Category BF from $11,879* per person twin share

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Inclusions

  • 1 night 3-star accommodation in Seattle+, room only
  • 7 night cruise from Seattle Return aboard Discovery Princess
  • Princess Plus including drinks, Wi-Fi and more onboard‡
  • All main meals~ and entertainment on board
  • 13 night escorted land package including 3-4 star accommodation from Seattle to Los Angeles
  • Air-conditioned motorcoach transportation from Seattle to Los Angeles
  • Gourmet lunch aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train
  • Transfers throughout
  • All Port charges and government fees

Itinerary

Disembark ship in the morning. Transfer from port to hotel.

Welcome to Seattle, a dynamic urban city surrounded by unmatched natural beauty. The Pacific Northwest is all about the outdoors, great food, arts and culture. Take a walk around the waterfront and the renowned Pike Place Market, head to the Starbucks Reserve Roastery, which is one of the first Starbucks ever that opened in Seattle or go visit the iconic ‘Space Needle’ observation tower.
Overnight in Seattle.
Accommodation: Mayflower Park Hotel or similar.

Today you have the option to take a daytrip on a ferry to Vancouver Island, a Canadian gem (at own expense). Victoria is a true one-of-a-kind city on the Pacific coast. Surrounded by water and full of adventure, Victoria finds itself nestled between the tranquil waters of the Salish Sea and the mighty rainforests of Vancouver Island. Discover world-class attractions like Butchart Gardens, a one-of-a-kind whale watching experience and fresh farm-to-table dining.
Overnight in Seattle.
Accommodation: Mayflower Park Hotel or similar.

Depart this morning for Portland, Oregon’s largest city and one of the world’s best walking cities. On route, visit Mount Rainier National Park and Mount St. Helens, both active volcanoes and part of the Northwest “ring of fire”. Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S. and just south of Mount Rainier is Mount St Helens, the youngest and most active volcano in the contiguous U.S. Portland’s downtown is ideal for strolling, flanked by leafy parks along the Willamette River and evergreen-shrouded forests laced with hiking trails in the foothills to the west.
Overnight in Portland.
Accommodation: The Benson Portland, Curio Collection by Hilton or similar.

Experience what Portlanders love about this artsy city - consider taking a culinary walking tour through eclectic neighborhoods, sampling beer at one of the city’s breweries, taking a wood working class, learning the tradition of glass blowing, visiting a Farmers Market, visiting a locally owned bookstore or pairing your board game night with a crafty cocktail at a Portland Board Game Bar.
Overnight in Portland.
Accommodation: The Benson Portland, Curio Collection by Hilton or similar.

Just 90 minutes from Portland is Cannon Beach where you can enjoy stunning coastline views and remarkable natural areas that blend with a charming city by the sea which is also known as one of the Top Art towns. Take a selfie in front of the famous Haystack Rock which is Oregon’s most recognizable landmark. Arrive in Coos Bay and reconnect with nature on Oregon’s South Coast. Engage in enlightening explorations and gain an intimate understanding of this scenic and diverse region. There are plenty of hidden gems and off the beaten path wonders to discover.
Overnight in Coos Bay.
Accommodation: Red Lion Coos Bay or similar.

Leave Coos Bay in the morning and start your journey via Gold Beach, Brookings and through iconic Redwood National Park (the world’s tallest trees). When you arrive in Eureka which is known to be ‘real, authentic and different’, you will enjoy its historic waterfront, visit the diverse local shops and restaurants, take in abundant local art and architecture and relax on ruggedly beautiful beaches.
Overnight in Eureka.
Accommodation: Red Lion Hotel Eureka or similar.

Leave Eureka in the morning and drive along the coast on US 101 to California’s most iconic wine region that wins hearts with its beautiful scenery, globally recognized restaurants, unique shopping boutiques, arts and culture. In the urban heart of wine country, Santa Rosa is a city with a cool vibe and vibrant culture ready and waiting to be explored.
Overnight in Santa Rosa.
Accommodation: The Sandman Hotel or similar.

In the morning you will board the Napa Valley Wine train for an elegant tranquil trail journey. While a gourmet lunch is being served, you will enjoy beautiful sceneries of Napa Valley. Join the Winery team for a seated tasting hosted on the beautiful outdoor patio at their Rutherford property. Enjoy a special selection of wines from estate vineyards and once you have completed your tasting, a special treat is waiting for you back onboard the Train: coffee or tea savored at your leisure in luxury, as you head through the Napa Valley back to Napa via train. In the afternoon we will drive to San Francisco, a city that many consider to be the most beautiful city in America
Overnight in San Francisco.
Accommodation: Galleria Park Hotel or similar.

Join a half-day city tour which includes Union Square, the Civic Center, Fisherman’s Wharf and enjoy spectacular views from the top of Twin Peak. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure in “the City by the Bay”, perhaps a cable car ride to Fisherman’s Wharf where one may enjoy a “Taste of San Francisco”: local seafood, famous sourdough breads or decadent Ghiradelli’s Chocolate. Or take a stroll by Sea Lions’ Marina to observe them frolic and play. Be sure to gaze across the bay to Alcatraz Island where “America’s Most Wanted” such as Al Capone and “Machine Gun” Kelly were incarcerated. Or visit Union Square for a shopping stop at Macy’s Department Store. You will have the option to enjoy a Bay Cruise or Dinner Cruise, a jaw-dropping adventure for your senses (at own expense).
Overnight in San Francisco.
Accommodation: Galleria Park Hotel or similar.

Take the stunning 17-mile drive to Monterey and Carmel and admire the natural scenery and gorgeous homes. Travel along the Pacific Coast to the Monterey Bay Peninsula. From the dramatic panoramas of the Big Sur Coastline to the fairytale cottages of Carmel-by-the Sea, Monterey is a truly inspired California getaway. Enjoy the Monterey Bay Aquarium as an optional activity (at own expense).
Overnight in Monterey/Pacific Grove.
Accommodation: Lighthouse Lodge and Cottages or similar.

Today head South towards Solvang, a charming village located in Santa Barbara County. Stroll down Copenhagen Drive tasting Aebleskivers and other Danish pastries or sample wine in the shade of windmills. Soak in the Danish culture and enjoy many of the European bakeries and shops. Solvang is where you can drink, dine and shop like a Dane without ever leaving the California sunshine. Explore wineries, boutiques or ride the Solvang Trolley for a full tour of the town.
Overnight in Santa Maria.
Accommodation: Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn or similar.

Journey south along famed routes 101 and the Pacific Coast Highway, referred to as PCH by locals. You will visit Santa Barbara with its historic Spanish architecture followed by the coastal hamlet of Malibu, home to both celebrities and surfers. Upon arrival into Los Angeles, you will enjoy a city tour including a brief stop in Santa Monica, the finishing line of Historic Route 66, glamorous Hollywood and the famous Hollywood walk of Fame where photo opportunities are to take pictures of the Hollywood Sign and travel alongside posh Beverly Hills. For movie fans among us, may we suggest the afternoon visit to Universal Studios where you learn all about movie making and enjoy some of the exciting rides and shows.
Overnight in Los Angeles.
Accommodation: Sonesta LAX or similar.

Today enjoy an optional full day excursion to San Diego (at own expense). Travel south through San Juan Capistrano and San Clemente to San Diego, the second largest city in California. San Diego enjoys year-round mild weather and a location on the San Diego Bay. Enjoy a city tour including the historic Old Town, the Gaslamp district, and the bayfront picturesque Seaport Village. For a different view of the city, you can join an optional cruise on the bay (at own expense) before returning to Los Angeles in the late afternoon.
Overnight in Los Angeles.
Accommodation: Sonesta LAX or similar.

 

The tour concludes upon check-out of your hotel.

Terms & Conditions

*Conditions apply. Prices are per adult in AUD, based on lead-in twin share accommodation in each of the specified categories. Prices are correct as of 18 June 2024. Valid for a limited time only, is capacity controlled, subject to change/availability and can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Does not include any additional accommodation made necessary by flight schedules. Prices are subject to change due to fluctuations in charges, taxes and currency even after the deposit is paid. Agents may charge service fees/or fees for card payments which vary. Cancellation penalties and conditions apply. +City tax payable on arrival at the hotel. ‡Princess Plus Beverage Package: includes beer, spirits, wine by the glass and cocktails up to $15 USD / $22 AUD and all non-alcoholic beverages. Wi-Fi, included for one device per guest. All internet usage subject to standard Wi-Fi policies. +50% Reduced deposits – 50% reduced deposit of the standard adult deposit upfront to secure your booking, with the additional amount payable. ~Excludes specialty restaurants. ^Onboard Spending Money is per stateroom based on twin share, and is in USD, depending on the ship’s onboard currency. Advertised amounts are based on balcony staterooms and will vary by voyage length and stateroom category booked. Onboard spending money expires at the conclusion of your cruise, is non-transferable, non-refundable, not redeemable for cash, and cannot be used at the medical centre or casino. Guests are allowed 1 piece of checked luggage for the land tour. Gratuities and meals are not included for the land tour unless specified. Offer is valid until 15 July 2024 unless sold out prior. To be read in conjunction with Helloworld & Viva holidays terms & conditions & Princess® Cruise Contract (available at: https://www.princess.com/legal/passage_contract/), which guests are bound by.

 

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$10,479* | per person twin share
All-Inclusive Package on sale now!
Destination:
Seattle, United States of America
Duration:
21 Nights
Offer ends:
15 July 2024
Valid for travel:
Itinerary departure starts 6 September 2024

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