VIRTUAL CRUISE of the COLUMBIA & SNAKE RIVERS
This 7-day Virtual Cruise experience includes 30+ video presentations and performances highlighting the history, attractions, ports of call, an array of musical entertainment and fun events. As soon as you register, your adventure begins!
Wish you could travel? Well now you can experience the beauty and history of the Columbia and Snake Rivers -- virtually. Enjoy an adventure right from your home! Come and travel virtually with us.
HOW IT WORKS:
Click the "I Want This" button to secure your booking aboard our customized week-long virtual cruise of the Columbia and Snake Rivers. The online adventure will start down the Snake River and you can enjoy all the presentations anytime at your leisure!
Click the video above for a brief overview.
GIVING THIS CRUISE AS A GIFT?
This Virtual Cruise is available to give as an Emailable Gift! Share the experience and "travel" with your friends and family. At checkout, just click the little gift box icon and enter the email address of the recipient. We'll send them custom access to join you on this adventure! Learn how to give this as a gift with this 90 second video here:
WHAT WILL YOU ENJOY ON THIS VIRTUAL CRUISE?
You will enjoy presentations about the history and attractions of the various intriguing ports and popular excursions. You'll be fascinated by stories of the Native Americans. Enjoy a three-part series highlighting the adventures of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Explore tales of the early fur traders and their struggles in the frontier. Discover the incredible cross-country journey of the Oregon Trail pioneers. Learn about the region's fascinating development of massive hydroelectric dams and their impact. Learn about river navigation, the Mt. St. Helens eruption, the region's diverse and delicious wine industry, and much more. Presentations range from "bite-sized" topics of less than 10 minutes to "full-meal" presentations of about an hour. We will also include Further Exploration links to interesting websites and videos for you to enjoy.
On a cruise you also just want to have some fun! So you'll savor daily entertainment ranging from themed cocktail hour piano-bar-style musical performances to featured cabaret-style shows. Enjoy special events, interactive trivia games and musical quizzes.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
To recreate the cruise experience, day by day and port by port, for one week you will receive DAILY EMAILS with links to an array of online video presentations, entertainment, and events. Don't worry if you get behind. The video links will remain accessible for you to enjoy at your leisure.
We are husband and wife duo Bill Wiemuth and Laura Sable. For the past two decades we have been honored to enhance the experience of thousands of cruise travelers along the Snake and Columbia Rivers. We have worked and lived in the Pacific Northwest and have a passion for the stories and wonders of this beautiful and diverse part of America.
We have published and produced an array of paperback books, ebooks, audiobooks, and video presentations available at www.HistoryHighlights.com. We have appeared as historical lecturers, naturalists, and entertainers aboard hundreds of small ship cruises. Let us share with you the magic of the Columbia and Snake Rivers.
We look forward to sharing with you this journey of discovery.
Enjoy access to more than 30 videos including highlights about sights, excursions, and history -- plus entertainment and activities! View the videos anytime.
- Enjoy access to more than 30 videos including highlights about sights, excursions, and history -- plus entertainment and activities! View the videos anytime.