7 days in Astoria & Portland Itinerary

7 days in Astoria & Portland Itinerary

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— 3 nights
— 3 nights


Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get out of town with these interesting Astoria side-trips: Cannon Beach (Ecola State Park, Cannon Beach, &more) and Seaside (Seaside Candyman & Seaside Aquarium). Spend the 15th (Mon) exploring nature at Fort Clatsop National Memorial. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Astoria Column, explore the activities along Columbia River Maritime Museum, see the interesting displays at Flavel House Museum, and admire the majestic nature at Fort Stevens State Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Astoria route tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Astoria. April in Astoria sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach


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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo, admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, thenadmire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally make a trip to Pioneer Courthouse Square. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Powell's City of Books, thenadmire the sheer force of Multnomah Falls, thenexamine the collection at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and finally admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Portland tour planner.

You can drive from Astoria to Portland in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. April in Portland sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 18th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Pittock Mansion ©
Pittock Mansion