Richland WA (Washington)

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Richland WA cruise port

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2021-01-24 01:47

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Richland WA is a Columbia River cruise port and town in Washington USA (Benton County) with a population of around 55,000. It is located at the confluence of two rivers (Columbia and Yakima) and together with Pasco WA and Kennewick WA forms the Tri-Cities metro region (Eastern Washington) with a total population of around 250,000.

Richland (Washington USA) river cruise port

The initial settlement (Chemna, currently the Columbia Point site) was founded at the mouth of Yakima River by three Indian tribes (Wanapum, Yakama, Walla Walla) and a salmon fishing village. The town was founded in the early-19th-century (1906), named after Nelson Rich (land developer), and received city rights in 1910. The town is well-known for housing world's largest refrigerated warehouse (automated freezer) named "2800 Polar Way". This huge cold-storage facility was inaugurated in July 2015 and features building cost USD 115 million, size over 1,8 mi2 (4,7 km2), and volume 1,03 million m3.

Among the best-known tourist attractions is the Howard Amon Park (riverside recreation area in downtown) offering watersport activities, outdoor playground, open-air concert facility, paved bike path (Riverfront Trail, running park's entire length). At Howard Amon Park is held the annual Tumbleweed Music Festival (on every Labor Day weekend). Cruise ships in Richland WA berth at Lee Boulevard pier (also in the park).

As cruise port, Richland WA is included in the schedules of USA's largest river cruise companies - ACL (American Cruise Lines) and AQSB (American Queen Steamboat Company). Next tables show ships' itineraries as ports sequence.

(AQSB American Empress) 8-day from Clarkston to Vancouver (prices from ~USD 2300 pp).

Date / TimePort
09-10 Apr (overnight)Departing from Clarkston, Washington
11 AprRichland, Washington
12 AprSnake River
13 AprThe Dalles, Oregon
14 AprStevenson, Washington
15 AprAstoria, Oregon
16 AprArriving in Vancouver, Washington

(ACL American Pride, American Song) 11-day Portland to Clarkston, prices from ~USD 5100 pp

Date / TimePort
23 MayDeparting from Portland, Oregon
24 MayAstoria, Oregon
25 MayRainier, Oregon
26 MayPortland, Oregon
27 MayStevenson, Washington
28 MayHood River
29 MayThe Dalles, Oregon
30 MayRichland, Washington
31 MayPendleton, Oregon
01-02 Jun (overnight)Arriving in Clarkston, Washington

From Richland, passengers on SS Legacy (UnCruise Adventures) are offered food and wine tasting tours to Prosser WA (Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center) and Benton City (Terra Blanca Winery).

6 days, round-trip 7 Night Rivers of Wine and Culinary Arts Cruise Portland OR$5389

Date / TimePort
12 SepDeparting from Portland OR
13 SepAstoria OR
14 SepBonneville Dam, Oregon-Washington
14 SepHood River
15 SepBurbank WA (Land Tours)
16 SepRichland WA (Land Tours)
17 SepThe Dalles OR (Land Tours)
18 SepArriving in Portland OR


Port Richland WA cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Richland WA, Washington. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

19 March, 2021
American Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineAmerican Song
20 March, 2021
American Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineAmerican Song
23 March, 2021
American Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineAmerican Song
24 March, 2021
American Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineAmerican Song

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