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The American Steamboat company announced an innovative wine program with over 40 vineyards across Washington and Oregon to celebrate the inaugural season of the American Express.
Water and Wine
The company will be providing passengers with visits to wineries, onboard winemaker lectures, and special tasting among the highlights of the program. The christening voyage of the boat, as well as the VIP celebration is scheduled for April 5, and the Willamette Valley Vineyards will be the first stop.
All the Stops
The American Express’ maiden voyage will be a nine-day journey and will make stops in Columbia, Astoria, Ore.; Stevenson, Wash.; The Dalles, Ore.; Sacajawea State Park, Wash.; and Clarkston, Wash.; and Snake Rivers. The boat will depart from Vancouver, U.S.A.
Passengers will be able to make short excursion in every port that also feature cultural and historical landmarks such as the Walla Walla Wine Trail, or the crater of Mount St. Helens.