11 days in Portland, Missoula & Denver Itinerary

11 days in Portland, Missoula & Denver Itinerary

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Portland
— 3 nights
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Missoula
— 2 nights
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Denver
— 5 nights

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Portland

City of Roses

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Oregon Historical Society and Portland Children's Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Triangle Wine Country Tours and Multnomah Village. Next up on the itinerary: do sightseeing your way with Volcano Lands - Private Tours, contemplate the long history of Benson Bridge, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tabor Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Portland trip itinerary website.

Seattle to Portland is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In February in Portland, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Missoula.

Things to do in Portland

Side Trips

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Spas
Multnomah Village ©
Multnomah Village
Triangle Wine Country Tours ©
Triangle Wine Country Tours

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Missoula

Missoula ©
Missoula is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, learn more about the world around you at Montana Natural History Center, then learn more about the world around you at Fort Missoula Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Missoula online journey maker.

Traveling by flight from Portland to Missoula takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Portland to Missoula is 1 hour. Traveling from Portland in February, things will get slightly colder in Missoula: highs are around 37°F and lows about 21°F. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Denver.

Things to do in Missoula

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Trails
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Fort Missoula Museum ©
Fort Missoula Museum
Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center ©
Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation ©
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

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Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Let the collections at Colorado Model Railroad Museum and Center for Colorado Women's History at the Byers-Evans House capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Swetsville Zoo and Museo De Las Americas. Venture out of the city with trips to Breckenridge (Oxygen Bar, Barney Ford Victorian House, &more) and Annual Flower Trial Garden (in Fort Collins). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, explore the galleries of Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, and examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Denver tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Missoula to Denver in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Missoula in February, expect nights in Denver to be about the same, around 21°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Colorado Model Railroad Museum ©
Colorado Model Railroad Museum
Swetsville Zoo ©
Swetsville Zoo

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