14 days in Oregon Itinerary

14 days in Oregon Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Portland
— 5 nights
2
Hood River
— 3 nights
3
Astoria
— 4 nights

5
nights
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.
Head to Powell's City of Books and Northwest (Nob Hill)for some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will appreciate Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum and Portland Art Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Newberg (Natalies Estate Winery & Adelsheim Vineyard), Sokol Blosser Winery (in Dundee) and The Artfull Garden (in Hillsboro). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Columbia River Highway, admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, appreciate the extensive heritage of Eastbank Esplanade, and take a peaceful walk through The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland tour itinerary planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Portland is an approximately 22-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 12 hours traveling from Dubai to Portland. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in September; daily highs in Portland reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hood River.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Newberg, Sokol Blosser Winery, The Artfull Garden, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, Columbia River Highway
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Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Sokol Blosser Winery ©
Sokol Blosser Winery

3
nights
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum and Fort Dalles Museum and Anderson Homestead will appeal to museum buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Multnomah Falls. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, admire the majestic nature at Starvation Creek State Park, hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and learn about winemaking at Marchesi Vineyards.

Plan my day in Hood River using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Portland to Hood River takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Portland in September: highs in Hood River hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

The Dalles, Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls, Starvation Creek State Park
Highlights from your plan
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area ©
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum ©
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum

4
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get outdoors at Haystack Rock and Ecola State Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore Columbia River Maritime Museum and Flavel House Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Cannon Beach in Cannon Beach (about 44 minutes away). Spend the 25th (Wed) exploring nature at Fort Clatsop National Memorial. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Astoria Column, admire the landmark architecture of Museum of Whimsy, and examine the collection at Seaside Inverted Experience.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Astoria online trip planner.

Getting from Hood River to Astoria by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Astoria when traveling from Hood River in September, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside Inverted Experience
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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