Pacific Northwest Grandeur Tour
July 9-21, 2018
Departure Cities: Omaha, Lincoln, Council Bluffs, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, Sioux City
Grand Teton Mountains
Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Columbia River Gorge
Mt. St. Helens
Tillicum Village Cruise
Boeing Factory Tour
3 nights in Seattle area
Historic Wallace, ID
Mt. Rushmore Lighting
19 Meals; 12 Breakfasts (B); 1 Lunch (L); 6 Dinners (D)
Tour Director: Verla Youngquist
Cheyenne, WY -Little America Resort
Jackson, WY - 49'er Inn
Twin Falls, ID - La Quinta Inn & Suites
Pendleton, OR - Red Lion Hotel
Vancouver, WA - Spring Hill Suites
Renton, WA (3) - Hilton Garden Inn
Spokane, WA - Red Lion Hotel
Wallace, ID - Wallace Inn
Billings, MT - Hilton Garden Inn
Rapid City, SD - Comfort Inn & Suites
Day 1 Options:
#1 Bar T 5 Chuck wagon Supper $52.00
#2 Snake River Float Trip $80
#3 Free time in Jackson Hole, WY
Day 8 Options:
#1 Buchart Gardens/Victoria Cruise (passport required) -$205 pp
#2 Whale Watching/Sea Life Cruise - $132
#3 Mt. Rainier tour $140
#4 Free time in Seattle
Day 10 Options:
#1 Silver Streak Zipline $80
#2 6th Street Melodrama $15 (evening option)
Pricing, per person:
$2,789 Double, per person
$2,499 Triple, per person
Pay by Check Savings: $85 per person
Book by February 14, 2018, and save $70 per person!
We're bound for the breathtaking scenery of the Pacific Northwest! Begin this adventure by meeting fellow travelers at our "Get-Acquainted Dinner" at the hotel.
Overnight Cheyenne, WY
Jackson Hole, WY/Options
The Grand Teton Mountains form the background at our overnight stay in charming Jackson, Wyoming. Evening options include: Option #1: Dinner and a Wild West show at the Bar-T-Five Chuck Wagon Cookout OR Option #2: A Snake River float trip OR Option #3: Free time in Jackson. Additional costs for options. (Please make your preference when registering for the tour.)
Overnight Jackson, WY
Sawtooth Mountains/Shoshone Falls
Snow-capped views ahead as we travel through the majestic Sawtooth Mountains of Idaho. Marvel at the Shoshone Falls, called "The Niagara of the West."
Overnight Twin Falls, ID
Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
At the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center at Baker City, Oregon, we'll take an in-depth look at the hardships endured along the Oregon Trail. We then follow the Oregon Trail to our overnight stay.
Overnight Pendleton, OR.
Columbia River Gorge/Columbia River Interpretive Center/Multnomah Falls/Portland Rose Gardens
Today we drive the Columbia River Gorge. Immerse yourself in the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center via the Bridge of the god's, crossing the river into Washington. Experience Multnomah Falls - the second highest waterfall in the U.S.
Overnight Portland, OR.
Mt. St. Helen's Volcanic Monument/Tillicum Village Cruise & Salmon Bake
We venture to the Mt. Saint Helen's National Volcanic Monument Visitor Center. See dramatic views of the volcanic crater and displays revealing mysteries of this famous unpredictable mountain. Tonight you are treated to the popular Tillicum Village Cruise & Salmon Dinner on Blake Island.
Overnight (3) Renton, W
Seattle City Tour/Space Needle/Pike's Market/Boeing Airline Factory
A guided city tour shows us Seattle up close including the Space Needle and a visit to Pikes Place Market. A tour of the Boeing Airline Factory shows us airplanes being built up close.
Choose your option today!
Today is a day of options. Option #1: Victoria - Take an early morning jet boat through the San Juan Islands to Victoria, British Columbia. This option includes cruise, a tour of Victoria and Butchart Gardens, breakfast box and light dinner box. (You must have a passport for this option). Option #2: An early morning cruise for whale and sea life watching through the San Juan Islands includes Historic Friday Harbor, breakfast box, and light dinner box. Option #3: Mount Rainier tour - Travel to Paradise Lodge on famous Mt. Rainier. See flora, fauna and falls on the way! Additional cost for options. Please make your preference when booking your tour.
Journey east into the Cascade Mountains to central Washington, where we visit the Bavarian village of Leavenworth to experience some of its Old World warmth and charm. Marvel at the many orchards along the way. Enjoy your evening in Spokane with many enjoyable activities near our hotel.
Overnight Spokane, WA.
Historic Wallace/6th St. Melodrama Option/Silver Streak Zip Line Option
Old Mission Cataldo depicts the history of the Coeur D'Alene Indians and Father De Smet. Step into history as we travel to Wallace, ID. Meet the "Prime Minister" of Wallace as he delights you with stories of Wallace's silver mining days. Visit one of Wallace's silver mines. Visit a brothel! Option #1: Zipline 1,000 feet above the valley floor of the Idaho Mountains and get an "Idaho Rush"! Option #2: Enjoy an evening of fun and laughter at the 6th St. Melodrama. Book either option when booking your tour.
Overnight Wallace, ID
Smokejumpers Base Aerial Fire Depot
Montana's Big Sky Country welcomes us. At the Smokejumpers Base Aerial Fire Depot in Missoula, we learn firsthand accounts of firefighting and smokejumping.
Overnight Billings, MT.
Eagle Butte Coal Mine Tour/Mt. Rushmore Lighting Ceremony
Visit the Eagle Butte Coal Mine. Top off the day with a visit to Mount Rushmore for the evening lighting ceremony.
Overnight Rapid City, SD.
Great memories of our Pacific Northwest trip will linger as we head home.
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
This tour tour includes average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distances.
Included in the vacation package:
All attractions listed under Tour Highlights
RT Transportation aboard Arrow Ultra Motorcoach as stated in the itinerary
Home pickup in all Allied Departure Cities on Prestige Tours
Luggage handling at hotel (one piece of luggage per person)
Hotel accommodations as listed in itinerary & tax
All admissions and meals per itinerary All taxes for included items
Gratuities to step-on guides and wait staff (for included meals on Prestige Tours)
Refreshments & entertainment on coach
Deposit: To confirm your reservation, a $100 per person deposit is required within 7 days after you make your reservation.
Final payment: Due 45-60 days prior to departure. Your final payment date will be listed on your deposit statement. You may remit by personal check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover or American Express.
Days Prior to Departure .. Cancellation Fee, per person
46 Days or more ....Full refund
45 to 31 Days ........30% of the Total Cost
30 to 16 Days ........70% of the Total Cost
15 Days or less.........No refund
Travel Insurance is highly recommended. Please ask your reservationist for pricing and details.
Travel Insurance: We strongly recommend that you purchase travel insurance to protect your deposits from cancellation fees. Your trip investment is worth protecting and it's the best way to safeguard against unexpected events that can prevent you from traveling and being assessed significant cancellation fees. Contact Allied Tours for travel insurance information. Changes in Tour Price.
Not Included are meals not listed in the itinerary, optional tours, optional travel insurance, room incidentals, alcoholic beverages, items of personal nature, gratuities for tour director or driver, possible fuel surcharges.
Final Documents: Approximately two weeks prior to your departure date, you will receive your final documents. Departure times, a hotel list, detailed tour itinerary, medical form and luggage tags will be included.
Changes in Tour Price: Tour prices in this publication are effective as of September 15, 2017 and subject to fluctuation due to the U.S dollar exchange rates and energy rates. Our best effort has been made to publish this information as accurately as possible. The right is reserved to change tour rates as deemed necessary by current currency and fuel price conditions. Due to the volatility of airfares and flight schedules, tour utilizing air transportation are subject to change both in price and routing.
Changes in Itinerary: The order of events and hotels scheduled in your tour are subject to change. Every effort will be made to preserve the original quality of attractions and hotels when circumstances necessitate a substitution.
Baggage Allowance: Portage for one suitcase (per person) is included in the tour price. Due to limited motor coach capacity, your single bag should have dimensions not exceeding 30" x 21" x 11" and weigh no more than 50 lbs. Small carry-on bags are allowed and are your responsibility. Most airlines assess a baggage fee. This fee is not included in the tour price and is paid for at airport check-in.
Church and Faith: We encourage you to attend the church of your choice while on tours if conditions allow. Unfortunately, we are unable to make any special provisions or transportation to attend church. Many tour directors share "Thoughts of the Day" verses of inspiration, or a short prayer to start the day.
Special Needs: Travelers needing special assistance must notify Allied Tours at the time of booking. Persons requiring assistance must be accompanied by a companion who can help with these special needs as tour directors and drivers have obligations to the whole group. See your current tour book for details of customer responsibility.
Tour Provided by Allied Tours.
RESPONSIBILITY: Allied Tours, Inc. (AT) acts only as an agent for suppliers. AT is not responsible for acts or omissions of the suppliers or their failure to provide services or adhere to their own schedules and assumes no liability for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity, and can accept no liability for losses or personal injury or property damage, or additional expenses due to delay or changes in bus or other services, sickness, weather, strikes, war, quarantine, terrorism or other causes. All such losses or expenses will have to be borne by the passenger. The right is reserved to accept or withdraw any tour if circumstances require it. AT reserves the right to make any changes deemed necessary to the benefit of the tour and/or tour members. All rates are subject to change and are based on current tariffs available and current exchange rates as of September 15, 2017. All baggage is at owners risk. The purchase of baggage and travel insurance covering cancellation, interruption, medical, baggage, etc., is recommended. The issuance and acceptance of tickets/vouchers or the payment of the required deposit or any partial or full payment for reservations on these trips shall be deemed to be consent to the above conditions. No refund of unused portions of the tour can be made unless agreed to prior to the departure of the tour. The usual contract in use by the airlines and other transportation companies when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the purchaser of the tour and/or the passenger. The services of any ARC and/or IATAN carrier may be used on this program. AT has no special knowledge regarding the financial condition of the suppliers or unsafe conditions at locations to which you may travel. You assume full responsibility for checking and verifying any and all passport, visa, vaccination, or other entry requirements of your destination(s), and all conditions regarding health, safety, security, political stability, and labor or civil unrest at such destination(s). Passengers hereby release AT from all claims arising out of any problem covered in these paragraphs and agree that the courts in Madison Co., NE will be the exclusive jurisdiction for all claims brought by you or AT.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Columbus|| Columbus HyVee |
3010 - 23rd Street -please park SE corner of lot
|Council BluffsBestWestern|| Council Bluffs-Best Western |
2216 27th Avenue - I-80 & 24th St*712-322-3150
|Grand Island Quality Inn|| Grand Island |
Quality Inn I-80 & Hwy 281*308-384-7770
|Lincoln-Best Western Plus|| Lincoln-Best Western Plus |
I-80, Exit 403, 27th Street Exit, South
|Norfolk|| Norfolk |
Allied Tour Office - 720 E. Norfolk Ave.
|Omaha - Arrow Stage Lines|| Omaha -- Arrow Stage Lines Depot |
4220 South 52nd St.
|Sioux City|| Sioux City -- New Victorian Inn |
3101 Singing Hills Blvd. (I29, Exit 143 east 2 bl)
|Departure Date||Pick-up Time||Set-down Time|