Astoria

Oregon

Cruises To Astoria

Founded by millionaire John Jacob Astor in 1811, Astoria was the oldest settlement west of the Rocky Mountains. Today, this lovely harbor town boasts original Victorian homes that still line its beautiful and superbly maintained streets. Climb to the top of Astoria Column for a truly breathtaking view.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Astoria
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    PST (Pacific Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -8 hours
  • Language
    The local language is English.
  • Currency & Shopping
    US Dollar (USD)
    Knitted wear, souvenirs and clothing boutiques.
    • Famous For
      The oldest American settlement west of the Rockies, Astoria was established in 1811 on the Columbia River.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Take a tour of Fort Clatsop, where the Lewis and Clark Expedition set up camp December 1805 to March 1806.
    • Fun Fact #2
      The city is known as the "Little San Francisco of the Pacific Northwest" because of the colourful Victorian homes clinging to its steep hills.
    • Fun Fact: Foodies
      Try delicious Northwest halibut fish and chips paired with a tasty micro-brewed beer.
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