Highest-rated things to do in Portland, Oregon, according to Tripadvisor

Written by:
October 10, 2021
Tripadvisor

Highest-rated things to do in Portland, Oregon, according to Tripadvisor

Every destination has reasons to visit, be it a nationally recognized landmark or a hometown favorite restaurant. Museums, parks, libraries, historic sites, performance venues—there’s always something to do, and no matter where you live or where you want to visit, you can find plenty to keep you busy. Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated things to do in Portland, Oregon on Tripadvisor.

You may also like: Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Portland, Oregon, according to Tripadvisor

1 / 30
Tripadvisor

#30. Laurelhurst Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (257 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: Southeast 39th Avenue, Portland, OR 97214
- Read more on Tripadvisor

2 / 30
Tripadvisor

#29. Council Crest Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (62 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: SW Council Crest Drive, Portland, OR 97201
- Read more on Tripadvisor

3 / 30
Tripadvisor

#28. Portland Children's Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (354 reviews)
- Type of activity: Children's Museums
- Address: 4015 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221-2759
- Read more on Tripadvisor

4 / 30
Tripadvisor

#27. Peninsula Park and Rose Gardens

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (199 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks, Gardens
- Address: 700 N Rosa Parks Way, Portland, OR 97217-2064
- Read more on Tripadvisor

5 / 30
Tripadvisor

#26. Sauvie Island Wildlife Area

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (164 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: 18330 NW Sauvie Island Rd, Portland, OR 97231-1312
- Read more on Tripadvisor

You may also like: Highest-rated barbecue restaurants in Portland, Oregon

6 / 30
Tripadvisor

#25. Multnomah Village

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods
- Address: Southwest Capitol Highway, Portland, OR 97280
- Read more on Tripadvisor

7 / 30
Tripadvisor

#24. Oregon Historical Society

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (446 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: 1200 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2483
- Read more on Tripadvisor

8 / 30
Tripadvisor

#23. Metropolitan Area Express (MAX)

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1017 reviews)
- Type of activity: Public Transportation Systems
- Address: Gresham to Hillsboro east-west through downtown, Portland, OR 97209
- Read more on Tripadvisor

9 / 30
Tripadvisor

#22. Northwest (Nob Hill)

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (162 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods, Historic Walking Areas
- Address: Northwest 23rd Avenue and Northwest 21st Avenue NW Everett St to NW Thurman St, Portland, OR 97210
- Read more on Tripadvisor

10 / 30
Tripadvisor

#21. Portland Aerial Tram

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (982 reviews)
- Type of activity: Trams, Public Transportation Systems
- Address: 3303 SW Bond Ave, Portland, OR 97239
- Read more on Tripadvisor

You may also like: Highest-rated cheap eats in Portland, Oregon, according to Tripadvisor

11 / 30
Tripadvisor

#20. Pearl District

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1127 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods
- Address: 404 NW 10th Ave # LL1, Portland, OR 97209-3184
- Read more on Tripadvisor

12 / 30
Tripadvisor

#19. Portland Farmers Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (224 reviews)
- Type of activity: Farmers Markets
- Address: 240 N Broadway Suite 129, Portland, OR 97227-1879
- Read more on Tripadvisor

13 / 30
Tripadvisor

#18. Mount Tabor Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (279 reviews)
- Type of activity: Mountains, Parks
- Address: SE 69th and Belmont Street, Portland, OR 97215
- Read more on Tripadvisor

14 / 30
Tripadvisor

#17. Alberta Street

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (216 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 1722 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211-5802
- Read more on Tripadvisor

15 / 30
Tripadvisor

#16. Tilikum Crossing

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (171 reviews)
- Type of activity: Bridges
- Address: Crosses the Willamette River, Portland, OR 97201
- Read more on Tripadvisor

You may also like: Most common jobs in Portland, Oregon

16 / 30
Tripadvisor

#15. Oregon Zoo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2577 reviews)
- Type of activity: Zoos
- Address: 4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221-2799
- Read more on Tripadvisor

17 / 30
Tripadvisor

#14. Portland Saturday Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1097 reviews)
- Type of activity: Flea & Street Markets
- Address: 108 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209-4008
- Read more on Tripadvisor

18 / 30
Tripadvisor

#13. Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1640 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR 97214-3356
- Read more on Tripadvisor

19 / 30
Tripadvisor

#12. St. Johns Bridge

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (580 reviews)
- Type of activity: Bridges
- Address: U.S. Highway 30, Portland, OR 97210
- Read more on Tripadvisor

20 / 30
Tripadvisor

#11. Hoyt Arboretum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (360 reviews)
- Type of activity: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Parks
- Address: 4000 SW Fairview Blvd Fisherlane, Portland, OR 97221-2706
- Read more on Tripadvisor

You may also like: People from these metros are finding new jobs in Portland, Oregon

21 / 30
Tripadvisor

#10. Portland Art Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1155 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums
- Address: 1219 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2486
- Read more on Tripadvisor

22 / 30
Tripadvisor

#9. Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (441 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens
- Address: 5801 SE 28th Ave, Portland, OR 97214
- Read more on Tripadvisor

23 / 30
Tripadvisor

#8. Forest Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (724 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks, Hiking Trails
- Address: NW 29 & Upshur to Newberry Road, Portland, OR 97210
- Read more on Tripadvisor

24 / 30
Tripadvisor

#7. Willamette Valley

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (890 reviews)
- Type of activity: Scenic Drives, Valleys
- Read more on Tripadvisor

25 / 30
Tripadvisor

#6. The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1311 reviews)
- Type of activity: Forests, Religious Sites
- Address: Northeast Sandy Blvd. & 85th St. (GPS 8840 NE Skidmore), Portland, OR 97220
- Read more on Tripadvisor

You may also like: Dogs available for adoption in Portland, Oregon

26 / 30
Tripadvisor

#5. Lan Su Chinese Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2525 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens
- Address: 239 NW Everett St, Portland, OR 97209-3957
- Read more on Tripadvisor

27 / 30
Tripadvisor

#4. Pittock Mansion

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2546 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Architectural Buildings
- Address: 3229 NW Pittock Dr, Portland, OR 97210-5099
- Read more on Tripadvisor

28 / 30
Tripadvisor

#3. Washington Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1541 reviews)
- Type of activity: Zoos, Parks
- Address: 4033 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221-2760
- Read more on Tripadvisor

29 / 30
Tripadvisor

#2. Portland Japanese Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (6224 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens
- Address: 611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205-5886
- Read more on Tripadvisor

30 / 30
Tripadvisor

#1. International Rose Test Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (5602 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens
- Address: 400 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205-5883
- Read more on Tripadvisor

You may also like: Highest paying jobs in Portland, Oregon that require a bachelor's degree

Trending Now