One of the most iconic sights in Seattle is the snowcapped peak of the impressive Mt Rainier. On this small-group, full-day tour, experience this incredible area as you explore the glaciers, waterfalls and wildlife with an expert guide while traveling in a luxury Mercedes van. Hike or snowshoe (depending on the season) to get a real sense of the mountain’s beauty and dine on a gourmet picnic lunch.
- All entrance fees included
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Breakfast included
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Lunch included
- Small group ensures personal service
Discover beautiful Mt Rainier on this luxury, small-group tour from Seattle. Set between the jagged Olympic Mountains and the volcanic peaks of the Cascade Range, Mt Rainier, an active volcano encased in snow and ice, is the tallest peak of them all, standing at 14,411 feet (4,392 m). This tour offers ample opportunities for adventure, exploration, learning and fun!
After complimentary hotel pickup, head to Mt Rainier by luxury Mercedes van. Once you arrive, admire the surrounding old-growth forest, lakes, waterfalls stunning wildflower meadows as your naturalist guide leads you on a short hike or snowshoe trek along the Nisqually Vista trail, or possibly something a little more challenging if the group is up for it. Binoculars are provided to help you spot birds and wildlife, such as marmots, coyotes, elk, deer, fox and black bears that roam the mountainside.
The standard year-round Mt Rainier tour includes a gourmet picnic lunch (sample menu in Itinerary section), morning tea with pastries and refreshments throughout the day.
Gourmet Picnic Lunch Including Wine
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Departure Point:Downtown Seattle hotels
- Standard tour: Year-round -- Tues, Thurs, Sat and Sun at 8am
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Return Details:Returns to original departure point
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Mt Rainier tour departing at 8am
Mt Rainier tour departing from Seattle with snowshoeing adventure
- Full-day tour of Mt Rainier
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Guided hike or snowshoe trek
- Morning tea with pastries, full gourmet lunch, select snacks
- Transportation in a luxury Mercedes van
- Professional naturalist guide
- Snowshoe gear (during winter months)
- Warm clothing available on request
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
- Warm clothing is recommended during the winter months (snow jackets, comfortable hiking shoes, warm hat, insulated gloves, warm layers)
- Comfortable shoes suitable for hiking
Itinerary:Picnic Lunch (Sample Menu)
- Organic and locally sourced
- Includes a meat (such as grilled salmon or chicken), a grain salad (such as quinoa with roasted vegetables) and a green salad. Sometimes sandwiches or wraps as served in lieu of the meat dish. Vegetarian option available
- Local wine, Pellegrino water and sodas are included.
Choice of 3 courses from full menu, including:
Chesapeake Crab Cakes
French Onion Soup Gratinee
Roast Prime Ribs of Beef
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