American Empress on Colombia River, Mt Hood in background
Multnomah Falls, Pacific Northwest
American Empress River Boat

American Empress Columbia Cruise | Vancouver Washington Roundtrip - 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 (Portland) Round-trip

American Empress docked on river

X Portland Snake River Round-trip Itinerary Map

American Empress Round-trip Vancouver, WA (Portland) - Cruise Itinerary

Cruise Schedule Destination
Day 1 Vancouver, WA - Hotel Stay
Day 2 Vancouver, WA - Depart 6:00 PM
Day 3 Astoria, OR
Day 4 River Cruising
Day 5 The Dalles, OR
Day 6 Hood River Experience
Day 7 Stevenson, WA
Day 8 Portland, OR
Day 8 Vancouver, WA - Disembark 8:00 AM

Vancouver Round-trip Cruise Highlights

  • Museums and Interpretive Centers
  • Columbia River Gorge
  • Cascading Waterfalls
  • Acclaimed Wineries
  • Picturesque Towns and Views
  • Lewis and Clark History

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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