Depart from Ocean Ballroom Foyer (main level) of the conference hotel: Westin Long Beach, 333 East Ocean Boulevard. Check in at 8:45 a.m. Walking groups depart starting at 9 a.m. The boat will depart at 9:30 a.m. from 100 Aquarium Way, Dock #2.
Note: Wear comfortable clothes and good walking shoes. You may also want to bring sunscreen or a hat.
The Port of Long Beach is the premier U.S. gateway for trans-Pacific trade and a leader in innovative goods movement, safety, environmental stewardship and sustainability. As the second-busiest container seaport in the United States, the port handles trade valued at $170 billion annually. Supporting 2.6 million jobs across the nation, more than 575,000 in Southern California, the Port of Long Beach is one of the few U.S. ports that can welcome today’s largest vessels, serving 175 shipping lines with connections to 217 seaports around the world.
Don’t miss this special, 90-minute narrated boat tour. Once aboard, see up-close the operations at this bustling port, with towering cranes, the most advanced and green terminal in the world, new infrastructure projects such as the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement, and possibly even catch a glimpse of local marine life.
THIS TOUR IS SOLD OUT. If you add the tour to your registration you will be added to a waitlist.
Presented by the Port of Long Beach.