8 days in Portland & Lincoln City Itinerary

8 days in Portland & Lincoln City Itinerary

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8 days in Portland & Lincoln City Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  4​h
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Lincoln City
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Portland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Minneapolis

2
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.
You've added Portland Japanese Garden, International Rose Test Garden, Latourell Falls, and other attractions to your itinerary.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Portland journey builder tool .

Minneapolis to Portland is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Minneapolis to Portland due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Portland when traveling from Minneapolis in June, with lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lincoln City.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Latourell Falls
Highlights from your plan
Latourell Falls ©
Latourell Falls
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

3
nights
Lincoln City

Lincoln City ©
Lincoln City is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. You've added Yachats State Park, Thor's Well, Tillamook Creamery, and other attractions to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Manzanita Beach and Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area and Netarts Bay. It doesn't end there: view the masterpieces at Freed Gallery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lincoln City online trip builder .

You can drive from Portland to Lincoln City in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from Portland, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Lincoln City, ranging from highs of 63°F to lows of 50°F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Portland.

Things to do in Lincoln City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Newport, Yachats, Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, Tillamook Cheese Factory, Manzanita Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Thor's Well ©
Thor's Well
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©

2
nights
Portland

Portland ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Silver Falls State Park as well as Mount St. Helens.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Portland trip planner .

Getting from Lincoln City to Portland by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, Portland is somewhat warmer than Lincoln City - with highs of 83°F and lows of 59°F. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Silver Falls State Park, Esther Short Park, Mount St. Helens
Highlights from your plan
Silver Falls State Park ©
Silver Falls State Park
Mount St. Helens ©
Mount St. Helens
Esther Short Park ©
Esther Short Park

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