Many of Portland’s most interesting sights can be found within easy driving distance of Beaverton, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. The Red Tail Golf Course and the Washington Square Mall are amongst the popular destinations in the area. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Gabriel Park and the Live Laugh Love Glass.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Visit some of the noteworthy exhibit spaces and museums including the World Forestry Center.
If you are travelling with kids, you’ll make their day if you take them to the child-friendly attractions nearby. Spend a day with our furry, finned and feathered friends at Oregon Zoo.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Portland, visit one of the many nearby outdoor areas. Go for a walk in one of the local parks and gardens, which include the Portland Japanese Garden, Hoyt Arboretum and the International Rose Test Garden.
Take time out from the sights and indulge in a game of golf at the Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club.
There are various great activities for child free travellers here, including the Cooper Mountain Vineyards.
Spend a few hours with fellow basketball lovers at Chiles Center, cheering on the much-loved Portland Pilots. On game days follow the sea of purple and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Embassy Suites Portland - Washington Square, Tigard, the Shilo Inn Hotel & Suites - Portland/Beaverton, and the popular Phoenix Inn Tigard.