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This itinerary is infinitely customizable and will be tailored to suit your personal interests and schedule!

Portland is a chic town with a kicky personality. Consider exploring a Japanese Garden with tea room, the arts district, or a planetarium with hands-on exhibitions. Out of the city and to the ocean, the coast is a soft place that feels like a watercolor painting. Sunsets melt into the sea. In Central Oregon, miles of sand dunes and freshwater lakes wait to be discovered.

Heading inland, colors become more vibrant with every shade of green imaginable. There’s a hot spring. Stop. Soak. Rest in a sweet lodge on the mighty Umpqua River. (Dreams come easily here.) The Umpqua National Park is nestled on the western slope of the Cascades—there is drama here. Heading north, Eugene is the place to kick back and go wine tasting in the Willamette Valley. Every lush slice of this life could only happen in Oregon’s Pacific Northwest.

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Included Unique Activities

  • Taste the Best of Portland Food Tour
  • Wine Tasting along Columbia River Gorge (a National Scenic Area)
  • Columbia River Waterfalls & Spectacular Scenery
  • Raft the Mighty Umpqua River 
  • Wine Tasting in the Willamette Valley
  • Opportunities to see Sea Lions in the Wild and visit Natural Hot Springs 


  • 2 nights Historic Downtown Portland Hotel
  • 2 nights Florence Inn overlooking the River 
  • 2 nights Unique Inn amongst a National Forest
  • 1-night Boutique B&B in Eugene


  • Self Drive - Car Rental Reserved in Advance (not included in cost)

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