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Oregan Zoo is probably the largest paid and most popular attraction for visitors in Oregon. The place is well laid out, attractive and clean. This is a small zoo where you can see everything easily in the daytime and move around freely as it is not overcrowded. Also a part of Washington Park, this is a good place for kids to learn and explore wildlife. The zoo currently holds more than 1,800 animals with more than 230 species including nine threatened and nineteen endangered species. There is also an extensive collection of plants throughout its specialised gardens and animal exhibits. The animals here are well treated and indulge in very good health. The surrounding nature of the zoo is calm, refreshed and nice as it is located in an ancient forest. It is also a member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
One of the crown jewels of the city, recognised parks and recreational systems, Washington Park is a special and unusual place that comprises of gardens and museums, a zoo and also a forest. It is a serene and peaceful place with a beautiful rose garden that is an incredible attraction for its visitors. Beautifully maintained, the park has been kept safe from the outside world, it is especially a fun place for picnic groups and gatherings. Get an opportunity to explore the wildlife and plantation of the place with lots of memorials and hiking trails that will amaze you. It stands on more than 410 acres of land on mostly steep and wooded hillside of the region. The park is easily accessible from several locations of the city as it is located right in the centre of Portland.
Museum of Science
One of the nations leading science museums, is a sure stop to all ages if you are in the Portland area. The fantastic, informative and educational museum is located on the Willamette River where you can find a wealth of science and history of the city. Come in and be prepared to stay all day long in Portland. The museum offers you hundreds of interactive exhibits and many demonstrations. The place comprises of eight science labs, five exhibit halls, a dome theatre, giant screen, and USS blueback submarines.
Lan Su Chinese Garden
Most cherished, refreshed, clean, green and a place without traffic, the place has fabulous floral designs that stage magic in the beauty of the garden. It offers you infinite paths for discovery whether you are a first comer or a member of the place who comes daily. It is not just a one time visit place to take in the depth of the beauty and abundance of experiences. Made from the models of the Ming Dynasty gardens of China, this is a great place where people can forget their tensions in everyday life and discover themselves by connecting with nature. Just like the ancient gardens, Lan Su is the best-suited place for peace and a soothing experience.
Portland Japanese Garden
For more than fifty years, the place has been a haven of tranquility and serenity in the Portlands Washington Park. Composed of across eight garden species, each style demonstrates a unique aspect of the Japanese garden history from lush green gardens to amble pond gardens. Cultural demonstrations and art exhibitions occur throughout the year and provide cultural context to the garden.
Portland is the largest city of Oregan in the United States which rests on the Columbia and Willamette rivers near snow-capped Mount Hood. The city is renowned as a clean, green, beautiful and friendly place. Also famous as The City of Roses, Portland is the home to International Rose Test gardens spread across four acres of land with more than 10,000 plants. It is also a city of flyovers, with twelve across Willamette and two across the Columbia. The port of the city is one of the West Coast leaders in foreign battleships and waterborne cargo.
How to Get Tickets?
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How To Get Around?
You can get around the place via buses, trains, taxis or cabs.
What Should I Wear?
You can wear anything of your choice that suits your comfort. For women, elegant, bright colour top with pants and capris will look good. Men can wear jeans and trousers combined with polo t-shirts and collared shirts. Closed toe shoes, classic flats, sneakers, and sandals are good for footwear. Winter days are warm and sunny, but the nights are often chilly and cold and you'll need to carry jackets and overcoats. Do remember to pack plenty of warm wears and thermals in your luggage. Moreover, you can include sunglasses, scarf, floppy hat, and a sling bag for carrying essentials. Carry dresses of natural shades. Use sunscreen while going out.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit the Portland city is from June to August when the weather is considerably warmer and city's outdoor culture thrives.
The currency of Portland is US Dollar.
Will I Need a Guide?
No, transportation is easy and you can find everything on this site.
How To Get There?
Portland International Airport is the main central airport that connects the city with all the major countries of the world. You can also go for public transits like trains, buses or cabs.
Behave in a calm and friendly manner with the locals. Do not throw garbage on the streets. Take care of your belongings.