Welcome to Olympic Peninsula


North of Gray's Harbor is one of the most undisturbed slices of coastal wilderness in the US. Here tiny Native American towns list populations in the hundreds rather than the thousands and, bar a 15-mile stretch of US 101, there are few roads. Outside of small Native American reservations around Oil City, La Push and Ozette, 53 miles of coast is protected as a part of the Olympic National Park that was added in 1953.

Exempt from strict wilderness regulations, the area outside the park is largely given over to the lumber industry.


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Small-Group Olympic National Park Tour from Seattle

Hop in the luxury vehicle and head out to Olympic National Park on this full-day, small-group tour from Seattle. Olympic National Park, located on the Olympic Peninsula, is a microcosm of Northwest ecosystems, where you will find remote beaches fringing the country's oldest forests and one of the state's most dramatic mountain ranges. The options for adventures are endless, as the Olympic Peninsula harbors some of the greatest true wilderness left in the contiguous United States, including a lush temperate rainforest. Sixteen species of plants and animals evolved here and nowhere else. Your tour begins with a downtown Seattle hotel pickup and a delicious light breakfast including pastries and hot beverages. The drive to Olympic National Park will have plenty of photo stops and you will see a waterfall or two, as well as stop to take a few short interpretive nature walks. Your naturalist guide may lead you on the Marymere Falls trail, which is lined with Old Growth Douglas Fir trees and culminates in a beautiful waterfall. You may also gaze upon the majestic Lake Crescent, a sparkling glacial lake surrounded by mountains. Weather permitting, you may drive up to Hurricane Ridge, a mountain citadel that puts you at the edge of the park's exceptionally jagged peaks. Olympic marmots and black-tailed deer often show up, and black bears are fairly common. From the meadows at the summit, take in a superb 360-degree view that embraces the surrounding mountains, the strait and the San Juan Islands. During the winter when snow is on the ground, typically mid-October through mid-March, you will strap on snowshoes for this guided nature trek.At midday, dine on a gourmet picnic of fresh local ingredients and local wines. Select snacks and drinks will be provided throughout the tour. For menu information, please refer to the Itinerary section.

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Vancouver City Hal-Day Tour with Lookout Admission Ticket

After morning hotel pickup by coach, your 4-hour tour of Vancouver begins with key downtown landmarks. Snap a postcard-worthy pic of the five white sails of Canada Place flared toward the sky, while learning about the convention center’s construction for Expo ’86.Catch glimpses of Vancouver’s rich diversity as you cruise down Robson Street, chock-full of shops from high-end retailers to indie boutiques, fine dining to hole-in-the-wall eateries, sports bars to cafes. Pass the Olympic Cauldron on your way to Stanley Park, 1,000 acres (400 hectares) of natural oasis. Inside the park, admire nine totem poles at Brockton Point, fabulous examples of First Nation art, and one of the top attractions in British Columbia. Drive through beautiful landscapes evolving from shoreline to rainforest as you head up to Prospect Point, the park’s highest vantage point for views of the Cascade Mountains and the gorgeous green-tinged Lions Gate Bridge.After the park, head to another local favorite, Granville Island’s Public Market. Wind through the endless rows of colorful stalls of baked goods, produce, seafood, art and music for an hour, and buy lunch if you want.Then pass by the 19th-century buildings of Gastown, Vancouver’s historic cobblestoned district, and check out the lively district of Chinatown that is now home to North America’s third-largest Chinese population.Cap off your introduction to the city with a glass-elevator ride at Vancouver Lookout. It takes 40 seconds to shoot up 554 feet (169 meters) for a walk around the observation deck that looks out over the city, ocean, majestic North Shore Mountains and Olympic Peninsula. Your tour concludes with drop-off at your hotel.

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City Sightseeing Seattle Hop On Hop Off Tour

Hop-on to a City Sightseeing Seattle bus tour and embark on a wonderful adventure through Washington State’s largest city. Along the bus route, passengers will have easy access to the city’s biggest and best attractions and you will be able to explore them at your own leisure – once you’re ready, just hop back on the bus! Hop-off at the Central Waterfront, one of the cities tourist hotspots, and find yourself immersed in the centre of many attractions including the iconic waterfront Ferris Wheel, Seattle Aquarium and Pike Palace Market. The Central Waterfront replaces the former Alaskan Way Viaduct and has since become an important part of Elliot Bay Shore. Another notable spot in Seattle is the Space Needle. It’s one of the tour stops along the route giving passengers close access to this wonderful attraction and one of the tallest structures in the city. Hop-off for a once in a life time experience at the Space Needle Observation Deck or you can enjoy an amazing meal in the revolving restaurant! Don’t finish your sightseeing without hopping off at the Puget Sound. This location is famous for its unique sound that stretches from Washington State’s mainland to the Olympic Peninsula. It attracts thousands of tourists every year who want to discover the sound created by this natural habitat, Puget Sound, and is also one of Seattle’s most beautiful and picturesque areas. Discover the cultural hotspot, Seattle Chinatown, with its colourful buildings and plenty of traditional eateries serving countless culinary delights. Visitors can immerse themselves in more of the cities culture and heritage at the Seattle Centre, home to many museums and attractions. If you’d like to break up your tour with a shopping trip, hop-off at the Tiffany & Co. tour stop and enjoy close access to Seattle’s best shopping district. The route is as follows: Space Needle & Seattle Centre Clipper Vacation/Waterfront Edgewater Hotel & Cruise Pier 66 Pier 66 Cruise & Anthony’s Pier 57 Miners Landing Occidental Square King Street Station Chinatown Seattle Central Library The Washing State Convention Centre Seattle Art Museum Pike Place Market Tiffany & Co. Westlake Centre Space Needle & Seattle Centre Passengers can hop on and hop off at any of the tour stops along the route. With your ticket, you will also enjoy a FREE walking tour, allowing you to learn more about Seattle and explore more of the sights!

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