Set sail on this perfect fall escape that pairs a two night stay at the beautiful Embassy Suites, Lynnwood Washington with a night aboard the Ruby Princess as it sails from the port of Seattle to beautiful downtown Vancouver. For experienced cruisers or first-timers alike, this short getaway will introduce you to onboard ship life at an incredible value while experiencing unsurpassed scenic beauty of the Pacific Coast.
Enjoy the sights as you travel the Coquihalla Highway to the Lower Mainland where we meet up with our friends from Paramount Travel. After purchasing your duty-free, continue into Bellingham for our lunch stop. This afternoon arrive in Lynnwood, Washington. Settle into the Embassy Suites, located in close proximity to shops and restaurants. Join us this evening and unwind over complimentary drinks and snacks at the Embassy Suites’ nightly Evening Reception, served in their relaxing garden atrium. (HH)
Bothel Country Village is host to the 20th annual Farmers Market where you can enjoy live music and the beautiful grounds of Country Village while taking in the bustling activity and overflowing booths of fresh vegetables, flowers, homemade baked goods and jams; oil and vinegar, honey and handmade items from local artisans including jewellery, candles and more. A shuttle to nearby Alderwood Mall, located nearby provides an exciting retail experience for those who love to shop. Return to the Embassy Suites for Happy Hour then spend the evening at your leisure. (B, HH)
This morning we will visit one of Seattle’s most iconic attractions; Pike Place Market before heading to the Port of Seattle. Board the Ruby Princess and prepare for a day full of cruise activities and indulgences, along with the freedom to partake in as many – or as few as you please. Take in a thrilling show in the lounge, try your luck in the Casino or sing along in the piano bar. Anytime Dining is all about flexibility and freedom; throughout the ship there are restaurants to suit every mood, from a casual lunch by the pool to authentic Italian cuisine. Savor the many diverse restaurants and delicious menus inspired by the latest trends. Gather onboard the deck to view the colourful waterfront, the spectacular city skyline, one of the world’s largest shipping terminals and the majestic Cascade and Olympic mountain ranges as we depart Seattle at 4 pm this afternoon to begin our cruise north to BC’s coastal waters. You will find a vast array of activities, dining options and entertainment all available at your disposal. (B, L, D)
Wake up this morning in beautiful downtown Vancouver. Disembark the ship to our waiting motorcoach for the transfer back to the Okanagan. Arrive home late this afternoon with wonderful memories from the Tulalip Resort and our cruise experience aboard Princess Cruise Lines with Sun Fun Tours. (B)
Importance of Booking Early – a block of staterooms has been held for this cruise but Princess Cruise Lines reserves the right to take back any unsold cabins at any time. It is very important to book early to guarantee cabin availability and fulfillment of the tour.
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
HH =Happy Hour
Itinerary and prices are subject to change. Due to fluctuations in the US Currency, prices may be adjusted up to 30 days prior to departure.
Frequent Traveler Redemptions limited to 4 per tour.
Not included: any meals not listed, incidentals, driver and tour director gratuity.
Princess charges a mandatory service charge of $12.50 US – $13.50 US per person.
Cancellation Policy: $25 penalty up to July 10| 50% penalty July 11 – Sept. 17| No refund after Sept. 17
Medical and Cancellation Insurance is recommended. Quote available upon request.
September 27, 2018