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Columbia & Snake River Steamboatin' Cruise

Apr 30, 2023 - May 8, 2023

Steamboatin' Cruise on the Columbia & Snake Rivers aboard the American Empress

April 30-May 8, 2023

Cruise from Vancouver, WA to Clarkston, WA

One Night in Vancouver, WA with sightseeing included

● Astoria ● Stevenson ● The Dalles ● Richland (Tri-Cities) ● Clarkston

9 Day(s)


  • Transportation to Bradley Airport from Hartford area
  • Flights to/from Bradley & All Transfers
  • Hop on Hop off tours in each port
  • 1 Nt Pre-Stay in Vancouver, WA; Breakfast & Sightseeing Tour
  • 7 Nt Cruise aboard the Steamboat American Empress
  • Onboard Entertainment in the evening
  • Daily lectures by the Riverlorian
  • Award winning cuisine & gracious service
  • Unlimited Beverage Package including Beer, Wine, Spirits, Bottled Water, Soft Drinks, Specialty Coffees


Outside Cabin with Private Veranda - Category C





Payment Policy

Deposit: $900.pp due with reservation. Second Deposit: $900.pp due by Sep 16, 2022. Space is subject to availability at time of booking. Space is limited, we strongly recommend booking early. Final Payment: Due by Dec 16, 2022

Cancellation Policy

If cancelled after deposit and before Dec 16, 2022 fee of $450pp; Dec 17-Jan 17/23 fee of 50% of total fare; Jan 18-Feb 18/23 fee of 75% of total fare; No refunds after Feb 18/23. Airline cancellation fees may be additional and not included in the above.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Friendship Tours offers Travel Protection insurance through 2 insurance providers: NTA Travel Protection Plan and Travel Insured International. Trip Protection offers coverage for Cancellation for covered medical reasons, Interruption, Emergency Medical, Travel Delay, & more.

· The AON/NTA Travel Protection Plan offers 3 levels of insurance: Basic or Enhanced or Enhanced with Cancel For Any Reason (CFAR). The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within14 days of your deposit or initial payment. The Enhanced Plan with the add-on of CFAR must be purchased within 14 days of initial deposit. CFAR allows you to cancel for any reason up to 48 priors to departure and reimburses up to 75% of your nonrefundable trip cost. To enroll: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068 OR call AON 1-800-388-1470.

· Travel Insured International offers the Worldwide Trip Protection plan with the option to add upgrade benefits (available for additional cost) including CFAR when purchased within 21 days of your initial deposit. Other upgrades include Bed Rest, Electronic Equipment, Event Ticket Fee Protection, Travel Inconvenience. To enroll: https://www.friendshiptours.net/protection-plan Agency #18649

Premiums are non-refundable once paid. Terms & Conditions apply.

Plan details are available at https://www.friendshiptours.net/protection-plan. Call Friendship Tours 860-243-1630 for assistance in enrolling.

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