9 days in Portland & San Francisco Itinerary

9 days in Portland & San Francisco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seattle
Drive:  3 h 15 min
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  11 h
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  14 h
End: Seattle

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.
On the 17th (Sun), look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, get a taste of the local shopping with Northwest (Nob Hill), thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Clear Creek Distillery, thensee the interesting displays at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and finally wander the streets of Ladd's Addition. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Natalies Estate Winery, do a tasting at Adelsheim Vineyard, thendo a tasting at Carlton Winemakers Studio, and finally see the interesting displays at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Portland itinerary builder.

Seattle to Portland is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 51°F in February, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Portland

Wineries Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Newberg, Carlton Winemakers Studio, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Highlights from your plan
Carlton Winemakers Studio ©
Carlton Winemakers Studio
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Exploratorium. You'll get in some beach time at Sonoma Coast State Beach and Baker Beach. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace, kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, wander the streets of Union Square, and explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Portland to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Portland - with highs of 62°F and lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Sonoma Coast State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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