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Best of Portland City Afternoon Tour

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Prepare to be introduced to the city of Portland, Oregon on this guided, 3.5-hour tour. Enjoy a well-balanced overview of both the downtown and surrounding area's history, culture, current events, and cultural diversity. Travel through the various parts of the city from Downtown Portland to the Pearl District to Nob Hill. Visit local neighborhoods and enjoy all the must-see attractions including the Pittock Mansion, Lan Su Chinese Garden, and the International Rose Test Garden. Downtown Portland hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Visit Portland’s Pittock Mansion, Lan Su Chinese Garden, and famous food carts
  • See more than 500 varieties of roses at the International Rose Test Garden
  • Hassle-free Portland tour: Your guide handles logistics and itinerary
  • Convenient round-trip transportation from central Portland hotels
What to Expect
The tour begins with a hotel pickup and then it’s off to see the sights. Visit Pioneer Courthouse Square, known as Portland’s living room; visit the trendy Pearl District filled with boutiques and restaurants; and learn about Downtown Portland’s history and transformation. Next, visit Pittock Mansion, a preserved architectural landmark filled with stories of the city’s past as a lumber town. Don’t worry about missing any key sights or the hassles of getting from place to place, as your guide maps out the afternoon ensuring you see the best of the city. Then, explore Washington Park and admire the 550 varieties of roses growing in the International Rose Test Garden, before visiting the Lan Su Chinese Garden, thought to be one of the most authentic Chinese gardens outside of China. Your guide drops you back at your hotel or departure location at the end of the tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
2:00 PM
3h 30m
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off at select downtown Portland hotels
  • Live commentary on board
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Pittock Mansion
  • Entry/Admission - Lan Su Chinese Garden
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Car seats and/or booster seats not provided
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Nice tour even when it's raining outside. Went to explore Chinese garden very traquil. Guide showed us nice recommendation of places to eat.
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Worth taking if only for the Japanese Garden. Beautiful! An oasis in the middle of Portland. Very much recommended.
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Crystal was a wealth of knowledge. She was super friendly and we absolutely enjoyed the tour. There were 3 stops and we had plenty of time at each place to explore. She took us through the history and the up and coming of Portland.
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Guide was excellent (JOHN). Very good overview of the city. The guide gave us excellent ideas for restaurants. The rose garden was beautiful
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Very nice 3 hr tour of City. Geri(?) was great as guide. Pittick Mansion and Rose Garden HUGE hits, Chinese Garden needs some help.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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