8 days in Portland & Indianapolis Itinerary

8 days in Portland & Indianapolis Itinerary

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8 days in Portland & Indianapolis Itinerary

Portland
Portland
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
Indianapolis
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
Portland

4
days
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
When in Portland, make a side trip to see Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil, approximately 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, stroll through Forest Park, and steep yourself in history at Pittock Mansion.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Portland trip itinerary planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Portland. In February, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 38°F. On the 6th (Tue), you'll travel to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Portland

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

3
days
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Indianapolis is known for museums, childrens museums, zoos & aquariums, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the engaging exhibits at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, admire all the interesting features of Victory Field, don't miss a visit to 9 on Canal, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at White River State Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Indianapolis trip builder .

Fly from Portland to Indianapolis in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Portland in February, with highs in Indianapolis at 38°F and lows at 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Indianapolis

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Indianapolis Zoo ©
Indianapolis Zoo
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©

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