North America Pacific Northwest Cruise

Rivers of Adventure & Wine Cruise

Pull out the corks and gear up for adventure on this cruise along the infamous Columbia River! This 8-day Rivers of Adventure & Wine Cruise travels round-trip from Portland, Oregon, cruising the Columbia, Willamette, Deschutes & Snake Rivers through the heart of the Columbia River Gorge. Hike dramatic landscapes, kayak through canyons, sample local wines, and raft the rapids on this adventurous journey along the Snake River and Columbia River. Relax into the sweeping landscape of the Columbia and Snake Rivers aboard the 86-guest Wilderness Legacy—the dream ship for oenophiles, foodies and active adventurers.

This river cruise is infused with an exclusive winery tour, chef-designed tastings, an onboard sommelier, and hand-crafted meals and pairings to keep you satisfied and knowledgeable about the region’s vast varietals and offerings. This cruise along the Columbia and Snake rivers also features a Deschutes River rafting trip and near-daily opportunities for hiking, paddling, swimming and skiff rides joined by natural and cultural history guides. Inspired meals can be savored alongside complimentary onboard premium wine, beer and spirits. Exclusive tours among spectacular vistas round out this week-long Columbia and Snake River cruise.

This active and gastronomic journey highlights the Victorian town of Astoria, river play on the white waters of the Deschutes, the local delights in Walla Walla and the sheer cliffs and wide-stretching vistas of Rowena Plateau. Explore historic towns by foot. Relax and sip along the Columbia and Snake Rivers, enlighten the palate and be captivated by the beauty of the region.

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