Definitely a trip out of the “chorus”… A tour of the United States on motorcycle along the roads of a mostly unknown America, but full of charm and natural beauty! You will have seen it in some famous films such as the Goonies, or known on the notes of legends such as Jimi Hendrix, Curt Cobain, Soundgarden, Pearl Jam …
A whole different story, a whole different music … Coming down from Seattle and traveling along the wonderful US 101 through the Olympic State Park to Astoria, on the Oregon coast, known for the myth of the Goonies and the one-eyed Willy… to then enter the state forests … from Crater Lake to Portland, its main city.
We will have the opportunity to visit many beautiful cities: our tour will start from Seattle, the “Emerald City”. After wonderful scenery of natural parks and lakes, we will arrive in Astoria, to the delight of all lovers of “The Goonies”. From here other beautiful landscapes will lead to the final destination, Oregon!
Enjoy the thrill of riding on wheels above many of America’s most beautiful roads through breathtaking landscapes!
Departure from Milan with KLM flight, AirFrance or other IATA carrier and arrival in Portland. Transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay.
Collection of the rented motorcycles and departure towards north to reach Seattle where you will arrive after about 4 hours by road. Upon arrival, hotel accommodation and rest of the day at leisure to dedicate to have the opportunity to visit Seattle and its surroundings.
Mount Rainier National Park with its Volcano is located about 1.5 hours on motorcycle from Seattle to the South East
Another free day available to deepen the visit of the Emerald City... Seattle... the green city which echoes in the minds of music lovers for being the hometown of Jimmy Hendrix and planetary rock bands such as Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden .... but not only this; the city has a lot to offer to those who love to discover such as the Historic Downtown with Pioneer Square, the Farmer’s Market, the Space Needle and the Experience Music Project
Our journey through the spectacle of this area of USA begins !!! Through the wonderful Bay of Seattle and the US 101 that runs along the creeks you will arrive in Port Angeles, the starting point from which you will visit and cross the Olympic National Park, a wonderful forest in a beautiful national park !! Overnight stay.
You will go south along the streets of Olympic National Park... Little known but with a biodiversity and amazing scenarios, the park is essentially divided into three parts, with alpine coniferous forests up to the sea forests that reach the beach passing through the lush forests that recall equatorial jungles where the trees fall continuously because thanks to the soil rich in water, the roots of the trees do not go deep and therefore they cannot stand the same .... a wonder to be enjoyed on two wheels ...
Overnight stay in Aberdeen.
Today we continue on the legendary US 101 going down the coast, changing stretches of road between US 101 and US 105 until we cross the natural border between the state of Washington and Oregon, the Columbia River, crossing it on the famous Astoria Megler Bridge. Arrival in Astoria in the early afternoon. For lovers of the film The Goonies, the masterpiece shot and directed by Spielberg, two nights in Astoria will not be absolutely enough to enjoy the whole atmosphere !!
Overnight stay in Astoria.
Free day to visit Astoria and its surroundings and Goonies's World: from the prison of Astoria, now a museum of the Goonies to the Ecola State Park and Cannon Beach to admire the famous Haystack Rock, present in almost all the scenes in the film. In addition to the setting given to the film, the scenery offered by nature, beaches and roads is breathtaking !! Overnight stay.
You still follow the coast before going into the Oregon hills up to Florence passing through the towns scattered along the Pacific Coast. Lunch stop in Newport to enjoy the calm and the famous crabs of this peaceful town on the Pacific. Arrival in Florence in the afternoon. Overnight stay.
You enter the heart of Oregon between forests and mountain peaks, towards one of the most spectacular places in Oregon; Crater Lake, the mouth of an extinct volcano where an alpine lake reflects the blue of the sky. Let yourself be surprised ... the show will leave you breathless. Overnight stay.
Relaxing morning to continue exploring the scenery of Crater Lake before continuing to Bend, a small town that in addition to the quiet of the mountain offers you its vitality made of live music, beer gardens and excellent restaurants. Overnight stay.
You begin our return on the road to northern Oregon and you stop in Dayton before reaching the capital, Portland; you are in the Willamette Valley, in the heart of Oregon's wine area and .... the Oregon Pinot it's really great !!! ... Overnight stay.
A short way to get to your final destination...Portland !! Enjoy the friendly and party atmosphere of this wonderful city.
Return of the rented motorcycles. Overnight stay.
Free transfer to the airport for the return flight to Italy. Departure from Portland with scheduled flight operated by American Airlines via London. Meals and overnight stays on board.
Arrival in Italy in the early morning.
Tariff per person, starting from:
|From 11 August 2018 to 24 August 2018||€ 3,340|
Individual participation fees (min 12 participants):
KL1628 11AUG MXP / AMS 0640/0835
AF3588 11AUG AMS / PDX 0955/1122
AF3646 23AUG PDX / AMS 1322/0830 + 1
KL1629 24AUG AMS / MXP 1020/1200
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