The tour begins in Seattle in comfortable coaches to the scenic farmlands of the Skagit Valley, home of the largest producers of Tulip Bulbs in North America. You'll visit beautiful tulip gardens and walk around acres of fields of tulips in the morning and then have a midday break in LaConner, rated "The Most Romantic Getaway" in Washington State. During this time you can enjoy a meal at many of their highly rated restaurants or shop at the wonderful boutiques and stores. Next up will be a stop at another tulip farm with an indoor display and alternating rows of colors in their fields. The tour includes commentary on the tulip growing process as well as simple photo tips to take better photos throughout the day. Your tulip day trip includes round-trip hotel transport from the Seattle Sheraton Hotel with all VIP garden admission fees included.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Shutter Tours - Day Tours, Seattle, WashingtonOur tour begins in our comfortable custom ordered mini coaches as we journey through scenic farmlands and across the Skagit River with Mount Baker as a backdrop. Our first destination will be the drive past the tulip fields in Mt. Vernon Washington. Here you will see your first colors of the tulip and daffodil fields when in bloom. An exciting introduction of what is to come upon your arrival at the Tulip gardens.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Roozengaarde Display Garden, Mount Vernon, WashingtonWe then visit the beautiful flower gardens at Roozengaarde, owned by the Roozen family – bulb growers in Holland and the United States since the early 1700s. Growing in their display garden you will have the opportunity to photograph 90+ tulip varieties in addition to many more varieties of daffodils, hyacinths, crocus, & specialty flowers. Planted just behind the garden is a large tulip field filled with seemingly endless rows of color. Don't forget to pick up their free catalog where you can buy over 140 varieties of bulbs. Shutter Tours includes the admission fee to this garden as part of your tour price.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Tulip Town, Mount Vernon, WashingtonTulip Town is a perfect place to stop after lunch with a wonderful indoor display, art gallery and multi-colored fields that explode with colors. The fields planted here have alternating colors about every ten rows to make your afternoon one you will not forget. Admission fees to the gardens are included in your ticket price.Duration: 1 hour