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City Tour of Portland

  • Enjoy transportation via luxury van and see top sites without the hassle of driving or parking
  • Learn about local history and get insider tips from your guide
  • Visit Lan Su Chinese Gardens, Downtown Portland and Pearl District, Washington Park , International Rose Test Garden, Pittock Mansion Grounds, and Lan Su Chinese Garden
City Tour of Portland
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City of Roses Tour - 9 AMMost Popular
There is a magical place located within the confluence of two major rivers, at the base of a volcano and surrounded by old growth forests, with nicknames like “Bridgetown” and "Brewtopia." Portland!
City of Roses Tour - 2 PM
There is a magical place located within the confluence of two major rivers, at the base of a volcano and surrounded by old growth forests, with nicknames like “Bridgetown” and "Brewtopia." Portland!

Explore Portland's rich history and scenic green spaces on this guided city tour. A great option for first-time Portland visitors, this excursion provides transportation via luxury van and allows you to avoid the hassle of driving and parking. Get a local's perspective from your guide, who provides commentary and insider tips as you visit top Portland sites and local favorites such as the Pearl District and Powell’s Books. Snacks and drinks are included. 

What to Expect

Choose a morning or afternoon start time and meet your guide and luxury vehicle at Director Park. Start your journey in central Portland as you drive through the city’s cultural and financial centers. Next, head to Washington Park for picturesque city views.

Stretch your legs in the Portland Rose Garden where you will see 7,000 different types of roses. Afterwards, view some other sights of Washington Park from the vehicle while on your way to the Pittock Mansion to stroll through the garden and grounds and admire the panoramic views of the city below.

Next, explore some of Portland’s most famous neighborhoods, including Nob Hill and Chinatown.

Finally, spend some time at Lan Su Chinese Gardens where you’ll have a chance to explore a tranquil oasis in the middle of the city. You’ll be dropped back off in Director Park.

Please note: The tour route and sights may vary depending on the time of year and weather conditions.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018
Great city tour!!

Great tour of the city. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Learned a lot about the city. Big thank you to Kaylee(?) I forgot my coat on the bus at the end of the tour and she was kind enough to bring it to...More

3  Thank Bjeanne2015
Reviewed 17 May 2018
Great tour of the city

Dan was a terrific tour guide, with much knowledge of the area. Couldn't ask for a better introduction to Portland. He is Thoroughly engaging, with a good sense of humor and genuine interest in his clients.

3  Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 17 May 2018
Great tour with Dan!

We saw and learned a lot with Dan, who was funny, informative, and accommodating. Don’t miss this tour!

2  Thank Marilyn L
Reviewed 13 May 2018
Great Introduction to Portland

The City tour is a terrific way to see and learn about Portland. TJ, our guide, is a local and that makes a big difference in terms of really knowing a city. He was fun, gave us great information about the city, and great recommendations...More

2  Thank baba51
Reviewed 13 March 2018
City tour of Portland well worth it!

Great city tour led by an excellent local guide named TJ. Perfect activity choices, nice pacing, and a comfortable ride. Nice extra touches like snacks and beverages. Fun stops at the Chinese Garden and the OHSU tram. Loved it!

3  Thank Jenny C
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Response from davetravelandgolf | Reviewed this property |
We took the afternoon tour and it lasted 3 hours. A added benefit is they dropped our family off in the restaurant district for dinner at the end of the tour.