5 days in Portland & Oceanside Itinerary

5 days in Portland & Oceanside Itinerary

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Portland
— 2 nights
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Oceanside
— 1 night
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Portland

— 2 nights

City of Roses

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.
Take a break from Portland with a short trip to Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil, about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, stroll through Hoyt Arboretum, explore the engaging exhibits at Portland Children's Museum, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Portland tour itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Portland. In April in Portland, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Oceanside.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Oceanside

— 1 night
Oceanside is a coastal city located on California's South Coast. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND California and then take a leisurely stroll along Oceanside Pier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Oceanside itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Portland to Oceanside takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Portland in April: highs in Oceanside hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Oceanside

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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