Where the Oregon Trail meets Washington Wines. Come enjoy fabulous wines, fresh local food and rich history while traveling in comfort from the Rose City. Charming downtown Walla Walla lined with tasting rooms, galleries and boutiques will entertain you. We’ll “round-up” the trip in Pendleton, OR home of the famous annual rodeo and Woolen Mill.
Day 1: Portland, OR to Walla Walla, WAMeet your InquisiTours Tour Director in the morning (8:30 am) at a the Union Street Station in Portland. The journey will begin along the scenic Columbia River Gorge East to the Walla Walla Valley. The drive offers many highlights including waterfalls, volcanos, orchards, dams, wind farms, and vineyards. Lunch will be provided along the way. Upon arrival in Walla Walla, we will stop for a tasting at a winery, and then we will take a walking tour of downtown followed by a wine reception before checking in to the hotel for the night.*Meals: Lunch*Day 2: Walla Walla, WAIn the morning we will visit and sample from 2 of the Valley's premier wineries. The rest of the day is yours to do what you please. You can choose to visit some of the numerous tasting rooms in town, visit art galleries, museums, shop or even relax. Whatever you decide to do, you will want to be back in time for a special dinner. Overnight.*Meals: Breakfast, Dinner*Day 3: Walla Walla, WA to Portland, ORThis morning, a walking tour of town will reveal Walla Walla’s creative side and a surprising amount of world-class art. Upon leaving town, we’ll head toward the great western town of Pendleton Oregon, known for its Round-Up and Woolen Mills and spend some time in town before bringing you back to Portland.*Meals: Breakfast*