Wine Discovery Tour

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    InquisiTours

    With over 25 years of land tour and cruise experience, InquisiTours offers deluxe, fully escorted tours throughout the Pacific Northwest. We place customer service, flexibility, and the Northwest lifestyle at the center of our pre-cruise and post-cruise products.

    • 7 Days
    • Age:21+
    • Tour dates:Year-round

    For expert and novice wine and culinary lovers, this Wine Explorers Tour introduces you to the world-class wines of Washington and Oregon. The wine growing regions in both states offer the most stunningly diverse landscapes in the world. Join us on a 7-day inclusive private or small-group exploration of wine, culinary expertise and cultural and natural history of the Pacific Northwest.

    Departure & Departure Dates

    • Seattle, WA
    • No set departure dates - you pick your dates! Please contact us directly

    Price Includes

    • A small group of 12 or fewer people
    • 6 breakfasts
    • 5 lunches with wine
    • 1 dinner with wine
    • 2 receptions with wine and appetizers
    • 6 wine tastings
    • Deluxe transportation for touring via air-conditioned Sprinter or Van
    • Expert guiding by the InquisiTours Tour Director

    Price Excludes

    • Transportation to/from Seattle

    Accommodation

    6-nights Deluxe Hotels
    Itinerary

    Day 1Seattle, Washington to Chelan, Washington (via Woodinville, Washington)

    Start with a downtown Seattle pick-up by the InquisiTours tour director starting at 8:30 am. As you leave Seattle toward Woodinville, learn the history that made this world-class city what it is today. We’ll arrive in Woodinville, a renowned wine-mecca north of Seattle with a small-town vibe that draws visitors and locals alike to its 100-plus tasting rooms. There we will visit a winery and feast on lunch before traveling through the Cascade Mountains and the Wenatchee National Forest. Our home for the night, Chelan, is a quaint agri-artisan community located along the Southeast end of Lake Chelan, and home to dozens of wineries. Tonight, join us for a welcome reception with dinner on your own. Overnight.

    Meals Included: Tasting, Lunch, Reception

    Day 2Chelan, Washington

    Start the day with a hearty breakfast before exploring the wines of this glacially carved valley. Initially known for apples and abundant recreational opportunities, the crystal-clear waters of Lake Chelan are now the backdrop for your wine tastings. We will visit select wineries that may include: Fielding Hills, Tsillan, Hard Row to Hoe, or Benson Vineyards, with a picnic lunch while wine touring. The evening is on your own. Overnight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, 1 Tasting

    Day 3Chelan, Washington to Walla Walla, Washington

    This morning board your van to explore the dramatic Columbia River Basin. Orchards and vineyards complete the expansive views as we travel into the heart of the Washington wine country. You’ll enjoy a delightful lunch and wine production tour at one of the great Red Mountain AVA wineries. After a scenic drive to Walla Walla, our day will finish with a brief walking tour of this beautiful college town and a tasting at a downtown boutique winery before checking into the hotel for the night. The evening is yours to explore the many dining options in town. Overnight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, 1 Tasting

    Day 4Walla Walla, Washington

    After breakfast, join us for a morning art-walk while we explore the creative side of Walla Walla among the sculptures on the Whitman College campus, followed by a visit to a Southside winery and tasting. The rest of the day is yours to do what you please. You can choose from an optional excursion or may decide to spend your day exploring, shopping, or visiting the numerous tasting rooms and art galleries in town. Whatever you do, you will want to be back in time for a special wine-paired dinner. Overnight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner, 1 Tasting

    Day 5Walla Walla, Washington to Portland, Oregon

    This morning we will meander country roads and farmlands as we make our way to Portland along the scenic Columbia River Gorge. Along the way, we stop at a Columbia Gorge winery for lunch and a tasting and Multnomah Falls before checking in to the hotel in the early evening. Dinner is on your own and in Portland that means anything from food trucks to fine dining.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, 1 Tasting

    Day 6Portland, Oregon

    After breakfast, join us for a scenic drive to the Willamette Valley for a visit to an estate vineyard to sample the region’s Pinot Noir paired with lunch. After lunch we will return to Portland and the rest of the afternoon is yours to do what you please. You may decide to visit Powell’s Book Store, explore various neighborhoods while riding the MAX train, visit the numerous museums or breweries in town, enjoy tax-free retail shopping, or a combination of everything! However you choose to spend your day, we hope you will find time to join us for a farewell reception in the early evening.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, 1 Tasting, Reception

    Day 7Portland, Oregon to Seattle, Washington

    After breakfast on our final day we will head north on to Seattle. We will stop at the airport around noon, and a downtown location around 1:00 pm. If you are sailing to Alaska from Seattle on that day, we can drop you at the Seattle Cruise Terminal with plenty of time to board your ship.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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