Arrive to our joining hotel at any time. Welcome meeting in the evening.
In the morning start the tour with one of the most wonderful and inspiring cities with an orientation tour of San Francisco, including most iconic attractions such as bustling Fisherman's Wharf or the stately Golden Gate Bridge, a marvel of engineering and deco design! Experience one of California's most beautiful scenic drives up the coast to Mendocino, where mountains pull back from the ocean, making spectacular views visible along Hwy 1. In the evening view a breathtaking sunset, walk on the beach and enjoy Americas famous s'mores around the campfire. Approximate Distance: 290 km Estimated Travel Time: 8 hrs (including stops)
Walk among towering Giant Redwoods as our journey takes us to one of the most spectacular views of the tallest trees in the world, the Avenue of the Giant. Wrapped in mist and silence, the Redwood State Park remains a mysterious world for you to explore. Hike one of the most beautiful "fern canyons", undoubtedly the most awe-inspiring. Lucky walkers might come across herds of elk that roam close to the beach. Approximate Distance: 270 km Estimated Travel Time: 7 hrs (including stops in Redwood State Park)
Let the ocean breeze touch your face as you discover breathtaking panoramic views of the Oregon Coast. Step back in time we travel this fascinating area of Oregon's famous historic fishing villages and lumber towns. Rising from the shores of the Pacific Ocean, the unique and massive Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area offers an amazing scenery for you to discover on foot. An optional dune buggy ride is a great way to explore the area. Approximate Distance: 270 km Estimated Travel Time: 5 hrs (including stops at the Oregon coast)
Today is all about the magnificent and largest state park in Oregon, Silver Falls State Park! This temperate rain forest wraps you with the feeling of another world. Hike the Ten Falls trail that takes you through amazing forest, it's ground covered with ferns, mosses and wildflowers. Walk past six waterfalls and discover secret trails behind four. Truly, this park is an Oregon treasure! Approximate Distance: 320 km Estimated Travel Time: 5 hrs (including stops)
Passing through Portland, also known as the "City Of Roses" with many rose gardens, our way takes us to Mount St. Helens. The eruption of 1980 disrupted the lives of thousands and changed hundreds of miles of rich forest into a gray, lifeless landscape. Yet the scars are healing and Mount St. Helens is one the most visited, yet active Volcanoes in North America! Approximate Distance: 380 km Estimated Travel Time: 8 hrs (including multiple stops)
Today we have the full day to explore Mount Rainier, the highest volcano in the Cascade Range! With over 300 miles of trails through out the park, you will discover a world that, even if the weather might be foggy or misty, is quiet and beautiful. In the evening enjoy a BBQ around the campfire and recapture the experiences from this memorable day!
Our journey ends in Seattle, a magnificent city with a modern skyline of glass skyscrapers. Enjoy an orientation tour, including famous Pike Place Market, the waterfront park, Pioneer Square or take an optional ride up the Space Needle with incredible views over the city. For our night in Seattle, we give up camping for an urban experience in a hotel. Approximate Distance: 190 km Estimated Travel Time: 3 hrs (including stops)
Depart at any time.