6 days in Oregon Itinerary

6 days in Oregon Itinerary

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6 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  19​h
1
Portland
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hood River
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Auckland

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, stop by Powell's City of Books, contemplate the long history of Pittock Mansion, then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland vacation planner .

Auckland, New Zealand to Portland is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 20 hours traveling from Auckland to Portland. Traveling from Auckland in May, expect nights in Portland to be little chillier, around 12°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hood River.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

1
night
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. On the 3rd (Fri), examine the collection at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, then do a tasting at Marchesi Vineyards, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hood River vacation planner.

You can drive from Portland to Hood River in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Hood River sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Hood River

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Marchesi Vineyards ©
Marchesi Vineyards

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, admire the majestic nature at Hug Point State Park, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Cannon Beach and then immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach travel route planning site .

Traveling by car from Hood River to Cannon Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Hood River in May: highs in Cannon Beach hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Oswald West State Park
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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