15 days in Portland, Lewiston & Bakersfield Itinerary

15 days in Portland, Lewiston & Bakersfield Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tulsa
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Portland
— 4 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Lewiston
— 4 nights
Drive:  12 h 30 min
3
Bakersfield
— 6 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Tulsa

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Forest Park and Food Tours. There's much more to do: walk around Mount Tabor Park, pause for some photo ops at Oregon Holocaust Memorial, wander the streets of Alberta Street, and immerse yourself in nature at Tryon Creek State Natural Area.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Portland trip builder website.

Tulsa to Portland is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tulsa to Portland is minus 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tulsa in June: high temperatures in Portland hover around 77°F and lows are around 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lewiston.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Neighborhoods Nature
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Tilikum Crossing ©
Tilikum Crossing
Multnomah Village ©
Multnomah Village
Spas

4
nights
Lewiston

Lewiston ©
Lewiston is a city in north central Idaho and the county seat of Nez Perce County. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hells Gate State Park and Steptoe Butte State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Lewiston side-trips: Charles R. Conner Museum (in Pullman), Walla Walla (Whitman Mission & Fort Walla Walla Museum) and Arboretum & Botanical Garden (in Moscow). There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Lewis and Clark Discovery Center and get lost in a book at Lewiston Library.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lewiston road trip planning app.

Getting from Portland to Lewiston by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Portland in July, expect nights in Lewiston to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 93°F. You will leave for Bakersfield on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Lewiston

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Walla Walla, Charles R. Conner Museum, Arboretum & Botanical Garden, Steptoe Butte State Park
Highlights from your plan
Hells Gate State Park ©
Hells Gate State Park
Fort Walla Walla Museum ©
Fort Walla Walla Museum
Steptoe Butte State Park ©
Steptoe Butte State Park

6
nights
Bakersfield

Bakersfield ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tobin James Cellars and Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden. Change things up with these side-trips from Bakersfield: Paso Robles (Robert Hall Winery, Spas, &more), Ventura (Serra Cross Park & Ventura to Ojai Paved Bike Path) and Carpinteria State Beach (in Carpinteria).

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bakersfield visit planner.

Traveling by car from Lewiston to Bakersfield takes 17.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Lewiston in July, with highs in Bakersfield at 100°F and lows at 74°F. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Wineries Parks Museums

Side Trips

Paso Robles, Ventura, Tehachapi Loop, Carpinteria State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Tobin James Cellars ©
Tobin James Cellars
Eberle Winery ©
Eberle Winery
Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden ©
Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden

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