Portland Day Tours

Columbia Gorge Waterfalls & Wine Tour from Portland

Set out to explore two of the greatest attractions of the Pacific Northwest - the Columbia Gorge Waterfalls and Oregon wines! Travel along the mighty Columbia River watching for Bald Eagles and Osprey, while admiring the towering basalt cliffs and other fascinating rock formations formed when the now tame River cut it’s way violently through the Cascade Mountain Range. Learn the ins and outs of the gorge while searching for wildlife and hearing tales of historic grandeur, before visiting Oregon's boutique wineries for sipping and learning about the art of viticulture. Read more →
Amazing views of Mt Hood on Explore Portland Tour

Explore Portland Tour – History, Parks & Neighborhoods

This fun, small group tour of Portland takes you over the bridges and through the eclectic neighborhoods of Portland, the City of Roses. Depending on the day, you may visit the famed Pearl District, the International Rose Test Garden, the Pittock Mansion, Washington Park, Mt. Tabor Park, Alberta Arts District, Historic Mississippi District, and Powell’s Bookstore, where you may choose to be dropped off at the tour’s end for endless literary exploration. Read more →
Willamette Valley

Willamette Valley Wine & Waterfalls Tour

Year-Round | Wed, Sat | 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | $199.00 This tour begins Jan 1, 2017. Book in advance now or in the meantime request a private tour or try our Willamette Valley Wine Tour! Get the ultimate Oregon experience as you explore the incredible waterfalls of Silver Falls State Park and luscious pinot noirs of the Willamette Valley. Learn how these two Oregon treasures are linked by a fiery natural history while taking to the trails and tasting fine wine with your naturalist guide! Read more →
hiking the hummocks trail in mt. st. helens national monument

Mt. St. Helens National Monument & Ape Cave from Portland

Mt. St. Helens is one of our region’s most iconic and “powerful” attractions. On this small-group Mt. St. Helens Tour from Portland, your naturalist guide will capture the significance of the 1980 volcanic eruption through captivating stories and interpretative nature walks. You'll also discover how the local ecosystems are reemerging and evolving. Descend into the Ape Cave lava tube, watch for elk grazing in the gaze of the smoldering crater, and enjoy the contrast of colorful wildflowers against the barren landscapes. You'll hear incredible stories of survival and science, and experience the resilience of nature demonstrated by this rebounding environment! Read more →
Total Solar Eclipse

Eclipse the Vines – Oregon Solar Eclipse and Wine Tasting Tour

A total solar eclipse is coming to Oregon on August 21, 2017! The moon will block the sun’s light for two full minutes, creating a temporary twilight across parts of Oregon. This rare solar event won't happen again in Oregon for nearly a century, so you don't want to miss it! Leave the city lights of Portland to view Oregon’s solar eclipse from the scenic Willamette Valley. The ancients celebrated such events, and we’ll do the same, following up this once-in-a-lifetime experience by indulging in some of the region's best wines! The tour includes transport and entrance to the solar eclipse viewing party hosted by the Oregon Science and Industry Museum, as well as lunch and wine tastings at two Willamette Valley wineries. Read more →