5 days in The Gorge Itinerary

5 days in The Gorge Itinerary

Created using Inspirock The Gorge holiday planner

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Fly to Portland International Airport, Drive to Goldendale
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Goldendale
— 1 night
Drive
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Vancouver
— 3 nights
Fly

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Goldendale

— 1 night
Goldendale is a rural agricultural city and county seat of Klickitat County, Washington, United States, near the Columbia River Gorge. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): do a tasting at Maryhill Winery, explore the world behind art at Maryhill Museum of Art, and then experience rural life at Gunkel Orchards Fruit Stand. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: immerse yourself in nature at Brooks Memorial State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Maryhill State Park, then pause for some photo ops at Stonehenge Memorial, and finally take an in-depth tour of Presby Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Goldendale trip itinerary maker app.

Detroit to Goldendale is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Detroit to Goldendale due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Detroit in July, expect nights in Goldendale to be about the same, around 63°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 90°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Goldendale

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Vancouver

— 3 nights
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. State of Washington, and the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): walk around Wintler Community Park, then steep yourself in history at George C. Marshall House, then steep yourself in history at Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Officers' Row. On the next day, examine the collection at Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center, walk around Vancouver Lake Park, and then stroll through Waterfront Renaissance Trail.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Vancouver trip planner.

Getting from Goldendale to Vancouver by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Goldendale in July; daily highs in Vancouver reach 82°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

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