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Great Pacific Northwest ~ Portland to Clarkston

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Come aboard for 7-nights on the American Queen Voyages’ American Empress to explore the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy an included 1-night pre-cruise hotel stay in Vancouver, WA. Sail to Astoria and climb to the top of the Astoria Column, a monument to the West and the natural riches it offers. Cruise on to Stevenson and take in the power of the mighty Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River and spend a day in The Dalles and immerse in the past filled with gold miners and gun slingers. In Richland, browse the unique shops and cafés downtown. Before saying farewell in Spokane, head to Clarkston to experience the breathtaking gateway to Hells Canyon, America’s deepest river gorge. This cruise includes signature Hop-On Hop-Off bus tours at practically every port of call.