Two-Hour Sightseeing Cruise or Friday Early Escape Concert Cruise from Portland Spirit Cruises (50% Off) 

Downtown Portland

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Some things are just more fun when done on a boat, such as partying with friends or driving a monster truck. Ride the waves with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $17 for a two-hour sightseeing cruise, valid Monday–Thursday ($34 value)
  • $17 for a two-hour Friday Early Escape concert cruise ($34 value)

In the two-hour sightseeing cruise, passengers gently glide up and down the river, with highlights called out thanks to the captain’s narration. Guests may hear curious trivia about Ross Island or learn more about Portland's bridges and unique riverside homes.

From 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., guests embark on an aquatic jaunt around downtown Portland during the Friday Early Escape cruise as live bands perform signature tunes. During the performances, participants can swill sips from three full bars or snack from a barbecue plate for an additional cost.

Portland Spirit Cruises

With the Columbia and Willamette Rivers in its backyard and Mount Hood rising from behind a sweeping skyline, Portland boasts stunning views. Determined to give their customers front-row perches to these vistas is Portland Spirit, which launches a cache of brunch, lunch, dinner, and sightseeing cruises that put the city in the forefront.

With a quintet of vessels—Portland Spirit, Williamette Star, Crystal Dolphin, Explorer, and Columbia Gorge Sternwheeler—and myriad private events for guests, Portland Spirit Cruises also customize jaunts for any occasion. The company also operates a trio of terrestrial venues in Marine Park: the Terrace at Thunder Island, the Gorge Pavilion, and Locks Waterfront Grill.

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “It was a good tour to take if you have any out of town guests, I took my father and he really enjoyed riverside views of Portland and the live band was great!”

  • “Super easy to work with, great tour!”

  • “Get there early for best seats Overall very good and relaxing”

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    Downtown Portland

    Tom McCall Waterfront Park

    Portland, Oregon 97204


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In a Nutshell

Live bands and sweeping views create a relaxing yet celebratory way to end the workweek; sightseeing cruises include captain’s narration

The Fine Print

Expires Sep 26th, 2014. Limit 4 per person, may buy 4 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Not valid for upgrades. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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