Small-Group Mt Rainier Experience Including Hiking or Snowshoeing and Lunch or Dinner

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Small-Group Mt Rainier Experience Including Hiking or Snowshoeing and Lunch or Dinner information and booking

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$247
Duration
10 hours
Departs from
Downtown Seattle hotels
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
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Tour description provided by Viator

One of the most iconic sights in Seattle is the snowcapped peak of the impressive Mt Rainier. On this small-group, full-day tour, experience this incredible area as you explore the glaciers, waterfalls and wildlife with an expert guide while traveling in a luxury vehicle. Hike or snowshoe (depending on the season) to get a real sense of the mountain’s beauty and dine on a gourmet picnic lunch.

Discover beautiful Mt Rainier on this luxury, small-group tour from Seattle. Set between the jagged Olympic Mountains and the volcanic peaks of the Cascade Range, Mt Rainier, an active volcano encased in snow and ice, is the tallest peak of them all, standing at 14,411 feet (4,392 m). This tour offers ample opportunities for adventure, exploration, learning and fun!

After complimentary hotel pickup, head to Mt Rainier by luxury vehicle. Once you arrive, admire the surrounding old-growth forest, lakes, waterfalls stunning wildflower meadows as your naturalist guide leads you on a short hike or snowshoe trek along the Nisqually Vista trail, or possibly something a little more challenging if the group is up for it. Binoculars are provided to help you spot birds and wildlife, such as marmots, coyotes, elk, deer, fox and black bears that roam the mountainside.

The standard year-round Mt Rainier tour includes a gourmet picnic lunch or dinner (sample menu in Itinerary section), morning tea with pastries and refreshments throughout the day.

What's included

  • Full-day tour of mt rainier
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guided hike or snowshoe trek
  • Morning tea with pastries, full gourmet lunch or dinner, select snacks
  • Transportation in a mercedes van or luxury suv
  • Professional naturalist guide
  • Snowshoe gear (during winter months)
  • Warm clothing available on request

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Airport pickup and drop-off