5 days in Lafayette & Portland Itinerary

5 days in Lafayette & Portland Itinerary

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5 days in Lafayette & Portland Itinerary

Start: Houston
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  3​h
1
Lafayette
— Few hours
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
Portland
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Houston

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Lafayette

Lafayette ©
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Acadian Village and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vermilionville.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lafayette trip itinerary planner.

Houston to Lafayette is an approximately 3-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Lafayette can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Lafayette

Historic Sites
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Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville
Acadian Village ©
Acadian Village

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Powell's City of Books and Oregon Zoo. Venture out of the city with trips to Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil), Astoria Column (in Astoria) and Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach & Haystack Rock). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, stroll around Tom McCall Waterfront Park, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

Plan trip to Portland with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Fly from Lafayette to Portland in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In September, Portland is little chillier than Lafayette - with highs of 76°F and lows of 55°F. On the 7th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Astoria Column, Multnomah Falls, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

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