US West Coast—Highlights and National Parks of the Pacific

Price from $3,892

Departure date
May 8, 2023
8 days

Explore the west coast of Pacific North America

  • 8-day exploration of Pacific North America. Cruise from San Diego in California to Vancouver, Canada on board hybrid-powered expedition ship, MS Roald Amundsen.

  • Enjoy whale and seabird watching around Santa Barbara. And visit Eureka's Redwood National Park, an international Biosphere Reserve.

  • Look for humpback whales as you travel to San Juan Island; and tour the UNESCO World Heritage Site—sub-alpine Olympic National Park.

Wild wonders

Cruise the Pacific coast from San Diego and take in its abundant marine wildlife, from majestic whales to amazing seabirds.

Stunning nature

Experience Spanish-influenced Santa Barbara, the ancient trees of the Redwood National Park, and the natural wonders of the San Juan Islands. We'll also hike through the Olympic National Park, before ending our adventure in bustling Vancouver.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Boats in the San Diego Harbour, some buildings and skyscrapers in the background.

Day 1

Welcome to California

Day 2

The American Riviera

Dolphins jumping out of the water.

Day 3

Whale spotting at sea

Day 4

Eureka’s forest giants

People in shorts standing on the outside deck watching the surroundings.

Day 5

Leisure cruising

Day 6

Whales of San Juan

Hiking trail on grass covered mountain in the Hurricane Ridge Olympic National Park.

Day 7

Olympic National Park

Day 8

Vibrant Vancouver

Enhance your cruise

Learn more about what you can experience when going with us

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Young Explorers Program

Welcome all young explorers