2017 Pacific Coastal Treasures Total Solar Eclipse Overview
|Thursday-Friday||August 17 & 18||Portland Pre-Night Options|
|Day 1||Saturday||August 19||Arrive Portland, Oregon|
|Day 2||Sunday||August 20||Portland|
|Day 3||Monday||August 21||Eclipse Day|
|Day 4||Tuesday||August 22||Mount St. Helens - Seattle, Washington|
|Day 5||Wednesday||August 23||Seattle|
|Day 6||Thursday||August 24||Seattle – Cruising San Juan Islands – Friday Harbor|
|Day 7||Friday||August 25||Roche Harbor – Victoria, BC, Canada|
|Day 8||Saturday||August 26||Victoria|
|Day 9||Sunday||August 27||Victoria - Port Angeles, Washington|
|Day 10||Monday||August 28||Port Angeles|
|Day 11||Tuesday||August 29||Hurricane Ridge - Seattle|
|Day 12||Wednesday||August 30||Seattle and Onward|
Choosing your ideal trip
At TravelQuest we want to be sure you find the trip that best suits your interests and level of fitness. To help guide your decision-making, we’ve rated our Pacific Coastal Treasures trip as Level 2– Easy/Moderate, offering easy to rugged travel conditions, with short to medium-length walks over uneven, hilly terrain, some step climbing will be required.
Arrive Portland, Oregon
Your Pacific Northwest eclipse experience begins in Portland. On arriving at Portland International Airport (airport code: PDX), you’ll be greeted by our TravelQuest representative for the easy transfer to your hotel. After settling in, get to know your fellow travelers at our welcome dinner.
Overnight: Doubletree Lloyd Center or similar (3 nights)
Today, enjoy a city tour of Portland with a local guide. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure to explore this vibrant city independently. Gather this evening for a briefing on the next morning’s eclipse program.
Mount St. Helens - Seattle, Washington
Overnight: Paramount Hotel or similar (2 nights)
Cruising San Juan Islands - Friday Harbor
Board our chartered boat to set sail through the San Juans, a scenic archipelago comprising 172 islands that are remarkably accessible yet remain largely untouched by development. Whether you’re out on deck making the most of the endless photo opportunities or enjoying the comfortable amenities onboard, it’s the perfect way to explore the beautiful Northwest coast.
Your guided cruise stops at stunning Sucia Island, whose horseshoe shape creates a natural shelter that attracts yachting types from around the world. You can hike the island’s protected trails or just relax and take in the passing scene on the tranquil bay. Our day ends at Friday Harbor: a quaint seaside village filled with shops and restaurants, set against a backdrop of gorgeous coastal scenery.
Overnight: Earthbox Inn or similar
Roche Harbor - Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Overnight: Royal Scot Hotel & Suites or similar (2 nights)
Victoria - Port Angeles, Washington
Overnight: Red Lion or similar (2 nights)
Hurricane Ridge - Seattle
Overnight: Seattle Airport Marriott or similar
Seattle and Onward
Portland Pre-Night Options
Cost: $310 USD per person, per night double occupancy. $500 USD per person, single occupancy. $300 USD per person triple occupancy. Rate includes arrival (PDX) airport-hotel transfer, daily breakfast and tax.