GSBA Walla Walla Wine Tour & Trade Mission April 25 - 28, 2019

To promote travel in Eastern Washington while showcasing diversity among rural communities, we are proud to partner with the Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA), the world's largest LGBT and allied chamber of commerce, for this inclusive event filled with wine, cuisine, art, music, and good friends!

DAY 1: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Seattle to Walla Walla. Depart Seattle at 9:00 am.
Meet your InquisiTours Tour Director at the GSBA office at 8:30 am for a 9:00 am departure. During the journey east, we will discover the intricacies of Washington Wines while enjoying the surrounding scenery of the Cascade Mountains and the Yakima Valley. In Yakima, lunch and tastings will be provided at a local winery, Owen Roe. Before arriving at the hotel, join us for a welcome reception with partner wineries Su Lei and Goose Ridge at their downtown Walla Walla tasting rooms. The remainder of the evening is on your own. Your tour director will provide you with evening and dinner recommendations. Overnight.
Meals Included: Lunch, Reception

DAY 2: Friday, April 26, 2019

Walla Walla Day of Leisure
Today is all yours! Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel, followed by a day to do what you please in Washington's friendliest town! We have arranged private tastings with GSBA member, and other local wineries. Or you may want to explore the over 30 tasting rooms in downtown Walla Walla, find a cozy lunch stop, shop, or visit the unique museums in town either on foot or by bike rental. In the afternoon, you are invited to join us as we visit the airport district, home to wineries and distilleries, followed by beer and tacos. The evening is on your own, however, be prepared for a surprise! Overnight.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Reception

DAY 3: Saturday, April 27, 2019

Walla Walla Day of Art
After breakfast at the hotel, join us for a morning art walk while we explore the creative side of Walla Walla from the sculptures on the Whitman Campus through various downtown studios, followed by an included lunch and wine. After lunch, the afternoon is all yours. In the evening, at 6:00 pm, join us and other community members for a special, multi-course dinner, at Eritage Resort. Overnight.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4: Sunday, April 28, 2019

Walla Walla to Seattle
Your day will start with breakfast at the hotel before boarding the motor coach for our return trip to Seattle, around 9:30 am. The areas Oregon Trail pioneering spirit reveals itself as we travel through the Columbia River and Yakima Valley; not only known for its wines - it is also known as the nations largest producer of hops - where we will have lunch at a local brewery. Our route winds its way back through the scenic Yakima River Canyon, before dropping you in the Seattle area around 5 pm.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch