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2023 Mount Ranier & Olympic National Parks

(Featuring Seattle, Tacoma and Victoria, Canada)

Airline Trip – PASSPORT IS REQUIRED as will be traveling in Canada

August 10 – 18, 2023
9 Days / 8 Nights
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Departure Cities:

Local Pick-up Des Moines or Cedar Rapids

Price Per Person:

$4,124 Double / Occupancy
$5,473 Single / Occupancy


  • 13 meals: 8 breakfasts and 5 dinners
  • Round trip airport transfers
  • Spend five nights in Tacoma, Washington
  • Experience the Museum of Glass featuring a “hands on” session and the impressive Chihuly Bridge of Glass
  • Tour the LeMay-America’s Car Museum
  • Visit the Mount St Helens Visitor Center
  • Enjoy a narrated harbor cruise of Elliott Bay
  • Open-air tram in Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
  • Sightseeing in Mount Rainier National Park with its Douglas firs and icy glaciers
  • Narrated city tour of Seattle including Pioneer Square
  • Historic Park and free time for lunch in Pike Place Market
  • Visit the Museum of Flight including Boeing’s original Red Barn factory
  • Ferry to Victoria, known for its English flavor
  • Discover world-famous Butchart Gardens with its ornate landscaping
  • Tour Olympic National Park featuring Lake Crescent and the beautiful Olympic Mountains

Day 1:
thursday, august 10

Travel to Washington: Arrive at Seattle and transfer to your hotel in Tacoma. Tonight, your Tour Manager hosts a welcome dinner. Included Meal: Dinner

Day 2:
friday, august 11

Museum of Glass and LeMay-America’s Car Museum: Today starts with a “hands on” session in a Tacoma “glass hot shop,” where you’ll design and make your own art glass
pieces. Then, visit the renowned Museum of Glass and cross the Chihuly Bridge of Glass filled with the artist’s glass works. See the collection of classic vehicles at the LeMay-America’s Car Museum. Included Meal: Breakfast

Day 3:
saturday, august 12

Mount St Helens Visitor Center and Harbor Cruise of Elliott Bay: The morning begins at the Mount St Helens Visitor Center. Learn about the eruption that shook the Pacific Northwest and reshaped the landscape of the mountain. Later, enjoy a narrated cruise of Seattle’s Elliott Bay. Discover the
beauty and history of the Emerald City, from its stunning skyline and busy shipping port. Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4:
sunday, august 13

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and Mount Rainier National Park: At the Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, take an open-air tram tour to view American bison, Roosevelt elk, caribou and moose. Mount Rainier stands at 14,410 feet and is the focal point of the park. Fields of wildflowers, forests of giant Douglas fir, icy glaciers and valleys teeming with wildlife are found here. Included Meal: Breakfast

Day 5:
monday, august 14

Seattle City Tour and Museum of Flight: A guided tour of Seattle includes Pioneer Square Historic District, Waterfront Park and the Lake Washington Ship Canal and Locks. Following free time at Pike Place Market, you’ll visit the numerous displays and historic aircraft, Space Gallery and Boeing’s original Red Barn factory at Seattle’s outstanding Museum of Flight. Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6:
tuesday, august 15

Olympic’s Port Cities and Sequim Lavender Farm: Cross the Tacoma Narrow Bridge to the Olympic Peninsula and visit the charming village of Port Gamble before coming to Port Townsend for a guided tour, with its handsome Victorian-era homes. This afternoon, tour the colorful lavender farm in the
Sequim area before coming to your waterfront hotel. Included Meal: Breakfast

Day 7:
wednesday, august 16

Ferry to Victoria, BC and Butchart Gardens: Have your passports handy as you ferry across the Strait of Juan de Fuca to Vancouver Island. Here, Victoria maintains a delightful English flavor, spiced with red double-decker buses, Tudor-style buildings and immaculate gardens. See the Parliament Buildings and the impressive Empress Hotel. Discover why Butchart Gardens are world-famous for ornate landscaping and superb Italian, Japanese and rose gardens. Dinner tonight is included at the Victoria Harbour House Restaurant. Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 8:
Thursday, august 17

Olympic National Park: Today, embark on a scenic drive through extraordinary Olympic National Park. See the beautiful Lake Crescent, panoramic vistas of the towering Olympic Mountains and the Strait of Juan de Fuca from the mile-high Hurricane Ridge Visitor Center. Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 9:
Friday, August 18

Return Home from Seattle: Crossing Puget Sound via the Washington State Ferry from Bainbridge Island, arrive at Seattle’s Sea-Tac Airport for flights out after 1:00 p.m Included Meal: Breakfast

Enjoy a perfect time to chat with your friends about all of the things we’ve done, the great sights we’ve seen, and where we will go on our next trip!

Hotel Accommodations:

Days 1 through 5 – Hotel Murano, Tacoma, Washington

Days 6 through 8 – Red Lion Hotel, Port Angeles, Washington


Send Deposit to: Janine McCarthy, DJ Country Tours, Inc., P.O. Box 96, Conrad, IA 50621

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