From Seattle: NW Wine & Rail Tour ( 5 days)

Ride the rails and take a journey to the heart of Eastern Washington and Wine Country. Enjoy the rugged Mountain views and Bavarian charms of Leavenworth. Grand vistas of the Columbia River, pioneer history, and world-class wines await you in Washington’s friendliest town…Walla Walla.

Whether you're traveling to Seattle for an Alaska Cruise or just want to discover the abundance of the region, we will take you with comfort, convenience, and expertise!

2019 Tour Dates: 5/5/19 - 5/9/19 | 6/2/19 - 6/6/19 | 8/4/19 - 8/8/19 | 8/20/19 - 8/24/19

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Day 1: Seattle, WA to Leavenworth, WA

Meet your InquisiTours Tour Director at Seattle King Street Station in the afternoon (3:30 pm) to board the Amtrak Empire Builder. As you leave Seattle, sit back and enjoy the views of Puget Sound, the Cascade Mountains, and Wenatchee National Forest before evening arrival in the Bavarian mountain town of Leavenworth. Overnight.

Meals Included: Dinner aboard the Train.

Day 2: Leavenworth, WA

Enjoy a morning walk exploring the charming Bavarian town of Leavenworth, the outlying river valley, and nearby trails. The rest of the day is yours to do what you please.  In the evening, join us for a festive reception featuring authentic cuisine and ale.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Reception

Day 3: Leavenworth, WA to Walla Walla, WA

Board your coach and explore the Columbia River Basin. Orchards and vineyards complete the expansive views as we travel into the heart of the wine country. You’ll enjoy a delightful lunch at one of the Red Mountain AVA great wineries. After a scenic drive to Walla Walla, our day will finish with a brief walking tour of the town before checking in to the hotel for the night. The evening is yours to explore the many fine dining options in town.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4: Walla Walla, WA

Walla Walla Tour! In the morning learn about the lifestyles, traditions, and crafts of the regions residents including Native Americans, the Lewis and Clark expedition, and Oregon Trail Pioneers with a visit to the Ft. Walla Walla Museum. 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 decide to do, you will want to be back in time for a special dinner.

Overnight. Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5: Walla Walla, WA to Seattle, WA

After a hearty breakfast, we will make our way out of the Walla Walla Valley toward Seattle. On our journey West, we will travel through the Yakima Valley and over the Cascade Mountains making numerous scenic stops, including lunch, before dropping you back at King Street Station around 5 pm. (If you are joining an Alaska Cruise, please let us know so we can ensure you are back in Seattle in time!)

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch