Portland Travel Guide
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There are unlimited flight options, room types and extraordinary experiences to satisfy your wandering spirit. Which ones will you choose?
Portland Travel Guide
Where is Portland?
The excitement's bubbling inside. You're on the brink of booking a ticket. But hold on — you don't have a clue where Portland is! Let us point you in the right direction.
You'll find it approximately 45 miles northeast of Salem, the state capital of Oregon, and about 13 miles northwest of Damascus.
With so much to do in this area of Willamette Valley, it's easy to see why 600,000 locals have made it their home.
Places to Visit in Portland
The Oregon Zoo and Grotto are just some of the impressive tourist attractions around here. Want more options? Consider the Portland Japanese Garden and Pioneer Courthouse Square. If time isn't an issue, try to see them all!Sit on the green grass, frolic with the young ones and admire the tranquility of nature at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Seeking some more options? With a variety of interactive displays on all kinds of weird and wonderful topics, a trip to Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is a great day out for everyone. But that's not all! Portlandia is a prominent structure that acts as a reminder of past events.
Car Rentals in Portland
Epic adventures are just around the bend with car rentals in Portland. Ready to explore the region from the comfort of your own wheels?
Move directly from the plane to your car at Portland International Airport. You won't have to look very far to find Avis and Dollar Rent A Car.
Budget is right in the city center. All you've got to do is head to 330 SW Washington St, Downtown Parking Garage. If there's nothing to your taste there, Avis at 330 Sw Washington St is another good option.
Where to stay in Portland – Hotel Accommodation
The sooner you lock in your lodgings, the sooner you can sort out your activities. With at least 61 hotels in Portland
, Orbitz has everything you need to make a booking today.The Nines, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Portland
is one of the best top-end accommodations. If that's not quite to your taste, check out the Kimpton Riverplace Hotel
, another brilliant choice. That said, also check out the Econo Lodge Portland City Center
and the Quality Inn Downtown Convention Center
. These are our top low-budget accommodations.
Nearest Airports to Portland
If you're planning to fly in to Portland, you'll likely be heading to Portland International Airport (PDX). Grab a coffee and get your bearings after climbing out of the plane. This is the closest airport, sitting 7 miles away from the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Portland
If you have a spare day or two and don't mind traveling 17 miles, visit Boring
. This nearby area has loads of things to see and do. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, stop by Mt Hood Community College Planetarium first. Next hop on over to the Persimmon Country Club and Jonsrud Viewpoint. Situated 20 miles away, Warren
is another nearby destination. If you visit, be sure to check out McCormick Park, the Columbia County Museum and Grey Cliffs Waterfront Park.
No Cancellation Fees
If you need to alter or cancel your booking, you'll be happy to know we won't slap you with a fee.^ Your chosen hotel and airline might not either if you get on to them pronto!