Portland Itinerary 1 Day

This is a glimpse of what to see in 1 day in Portland from Portland itinerary 1 day created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 1 day trip to Portland.

A Day in Portland - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Portland just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Portland, you can still explore this city of United States and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Portland?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Portland? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Portland is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Portland could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Portland, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Portland, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Portland vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Portland day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Portland:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How much money do you need for 1 day in Portland?

The average daily price for traveling in Portland is USD 161. The average price of food for one day is USD 25. The average price of a hotel for a couple is USD 212.

How to spend 1 day in Portland?

The best way to explore Portland in 1 day is to visit the best Portland attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Portland itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, International Rose Test Garden, Washington Park. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to Lan Su Chinese Garden, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Portland for sure.

Portland travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Portland guidelines for your one day trip in Portland:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Portland sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Portland?

Since you have only 24 hours in Portland, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Portland for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Portland if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Portland

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Portland and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

Recent Portland itinerary 1 day From Travellers

Here are recent Portland itineraries for 1 day created by our users. You can follow these itineraies or refer to these Portland itineraries and make your own 1 day trip plan for Portland. Plan a trip to Portland.

Be Smart! Try quickest way to plan your trip online now!

New to Trip planning? Learn how to make an itinerary on TripHobo!

Try Portland Trip Planner