River Boat on Colombia River
River Boat on Snake River
American Empress River Boat

American Empress Cruise | Vancouver Washington to Clakston - 9 Days

Embark on an extraordinary roundtrip voyage through one of America’s most captivating, treasured regions. Cruising amidst the natural beauty of the Columbia River you will experience the diverse history and heritage of the pacific northwest.

Cruise Information: Vancouver, WA to Clarkston, WA

American Empress docked on river

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Cruise Itinerary: Vancouver Washington to Clakston

Cruise Schedule Destination
Day 1 Vancouver, WA - Hotel Stay
Day 2 Vancouver, WA - Depart 6:00 PM
Day 3 Astoria, OR
Day 4 Stevenson, WA
Day 5 The Dalles, OR
Day 6 River Cruising
Day 7 Richland, WA (Tri-Cities)
Day 8 Clarkston, WA
Day 9 Clarkston, WA - Disembark 8:00 AM

Vancouver to Clarkston River Cruise Highlights

  • Mount St. Helens (Seasonal)
  • Columbia River Gorge
  • Fluctuating Climatesand Varying Landscapes
  • Picturesque Towns
  • Museums and Interpretive Centers
  • Cascading Waterfalls
  • Acclaimed Wineries
  • Splendid Architecture

Cruise Themes

Cruising on Snake River

Welcome to the Magnificent Pacific Northwest

This voyage through the Pacific Northwest shows you the bounty and beauty of nature, as well as the history and heritage of the people who inhabited this diverse region. The Cascade Range separates the dense forests of the coastal regions of Washington and Oregon from the arid rolling hills and wine country of the Red Mountain region. At each port, you can embrace the culture and history of this region on an included shore excursion.

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