Largest city of the Oregon State of United States of America, Portland is considered as one of the most environmentally conscious city. And hence, if you want to escape from the hustle and bustle of overcrowded and overpopulated metropolitan cities, then visiting Portland can definitely be a good idea. There are plentiful of things to indulge in during your Portland trip. Also named as the City of Roses, Portland is a perfect place to pause and relax for a bit.
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Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Scenic Drive, Family And Kids
Cascade Locks, OR 97014, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is stretched over 292,500 acres connecting the Sandy River with the Deschutes. The river takes its course through Oregon and three Washington counties which contribute to the serene beauty of this Gorge. Volcanoes and floods effortlessly carved a brilliant path down the steep Rocky Mountains leaving beh...
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Garden, Park, Family And Kids
400 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205, USA
07:30 am - 09:00 pm
With the fear of decimation, a responsible citizen had foreseen the threat of the European roses being subject to extinction during the bombing of the First World War. This very thought convinced the government ultimately giving birth to the International Rose Test Garden. In this sumptuous garden, you will get a chance to stroll amidst 10,000 bloo...
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Museum, Children Museum, Park, Zoo, Memorial, Family And Kids, Fountain, Picnic ...
4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221
05:00 am - 10:00 pm
This is a massive urban public park, 410 acres in size, with more activities packed into its premises than some small towns have. There are over 15 kilometres of trails criss-crossing a prettily landscaped area of diverse trees and flowers, grassy amphitheatres, ponds, miniature waterfalls, gardens, stone stairs, public art, tennis courts and socce...
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Garden, Walking Area, Family And Kids
239 NW Everett St, Portland, OR 97209, United States
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
After the Japanese garden, the city of Portland is also home to a magnificent Chinese garden. At a short distance from the waterfront lies the beautiful Lan Su Chinese Garden which is the largest Suzhou style garden outside the country of China. The garden does complete justice in its attempt to reflect an authentic Chinese garden. The charm of the...
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Garden, Leisure, Family And Kids, Nature
611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205, United States
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
The Portland Japanese Garden is actually made up of five different gardens namely; Flat Garden, Strolling Pond Garden, Tea Garden, Natural Garden and Sand and Stone Garden. Each of these gardens exhibit peace and tranquility while depicting the Japanese tradition and culture. The designers of the garden believe that the quality of stones used in th...
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Food And Drinks, Winery, Valley, Vineyard, Adults
Willamette Valley, Oregon, Portland, USA
The Willamette Valley has beautiful vineyards that have led to the presence of about 400 wineries. If Pinot Noir suits your taste, you are bound to enjoy your visit to this valley. You can easily sip on your wine amidst the greenery and breathtaking landscape the valley offers.
In the valley, you will find an array fine-dine restaurants from where ...
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Family And Kids, Architecture , Mansion
3229 NW Pittock Dr, Portland, OR 97210, United States
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Pittock mansion is a beautiful architectural structure that was home to the pioneers of Portland. The Pittock Mansion reflects life how it was hundreds of years back from the perspective of the Portland pioneers. It’s a French Renaissance styled chateau whose interiors reflect the architectural style of Victorian Turkish and French forms....
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Outdoors, Zoo, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot, Train Ride
4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221, United States
09:30 am - 06:00 pm
Of course, if you are an animal lover you are bound to love this zoo. Moreover you would be delighted to see the wide variety of animal species in the Oregon zoo for sure. Packy, is undoubtedly the highlight of the zoo being the oldest male elephant alive in Oregon. Kids are bound to enjoy this place more.
Kids are more likely to enjoy the zoo as t...
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Science Museum, Family And Kids, Exhibition , Specialty Museum
1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR 97214, United States
09:30 am - 09:00 pm
Age doesn’t matter at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry as the museum has something exciting for everyone who walks in. However, kids are bound to enjoy this place more. The museum is home to a planetarium, wide collection of travel exhibits, a giant-screen theater, a navy submarine and a lot more. The museum has its special way of in...
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Art Museum, Educational Site, Family And Kids, Arts And Crafts
1219 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205, United States
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Portland Art museum, also known as the Portland museum of art (PMA) is an old renowned museum with an extensive collection of contemporary art, remarkable holdings of Maine art, exhibitions, commendable American and European art work and a lot more. The museum exhibits an unparalleled display of antique ...
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Outdoors, Walking Area, Brewery, Restaurant, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Tow...
Pearl District, Portland, OR, USA
Pear district in an area in the city of Portland that is replete with bars, restaurants, a brewery block, fascinating shops, art galleries and more. For those who love beer, the breweries offer a variety of craft beer flavors. The Pearl District area is beautified with street sculptures, while the museums in this part of the town are completely wor...
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Religious Site, Cave, Botanical Garden, Statue, Family And Kids, Specialty Shop
8840 NE Skidmore St, Portland, OR 97220, United States
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother is a sacred shrine to the catholic community worldwide. However, anyone seeking peace and tranquility is welcome to the blessed place. The highlight of the grotto is a cave beautifully carved into a rock that is 110 feet tall. The grotto occupies 62 acres and is decorated with about 100 statue...
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Outdoors, Biking Trail, Adventure, Nature, Adults
Portland, OR 97231, USA
05:00 am - 10:00 pm
Portland is reputed of its greenery with ample of tress embracing the residents of the city. I bet as a tourist you won’t be able to neglect the beauty of the lush green vegetation that will lure you with its scenic beauty. The forest park is replete with tall trees, plenty of hiking trails that go from easy to difficult, biking trails, eques...
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Outdoors, Water Body, Camp, Hiking Trail, Family And Kids, Adventure Sport, Lake...
Trillium Lake Rd, Government Camp, OR 97028, USA
The Trillium Lake offers a picturesque view of Mount Hood and makes for a gorgeous backdrop with tall towering pine trees and a serene, tranquilizing atmosphere. The lake is otherwise ideal for day picnics, boating, fishing, camping, hiking and various other adventurous activities. Skiing can be a fun winter activity along the lake as well. There i...
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Park, Landmark, View Point, Bridge, Walking Area, Historical Site, Leisure, Fami...
8600 NW Bridge Ave Portland, OR 97203 United States
St. Johns Bridge is a steel suspension bridge that was built across the Willamette River in the city of Portland in the year 1931. This iconic piece of architecture is designated as a historical landmark in the city. A relaxing walk or a pleasant drive over this bridge would lead you to the historic downtown where the magnificent Cathedral Park and...