8 days in Portland, Loma & Salt Lake City Itinerary

8 days in Portland, Loma & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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Start: Portland
1
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
2
Loma
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
End: Portland

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Step out of the city life by going to Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Multnomah Falls. Popular historic sites such as Timberline Lodge and Ski Area and Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site are in your itinerary. Step out of Portland to go to McMinnville and see Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, get to know the resident critters at Oregon Zoo, admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, and look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Portland online travel route builder.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Portland. In June, daytime highs in Portland are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Loma.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
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Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area ©
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

3
nights
Loma

Loma ©
Loma is an unincorporated community and census designated place in Mesa County, Colorado, United States.Loma is located 18.5mi northwest of Grand Junction. Get outdoors at Colorado National Monument and Double Arch. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Loma: Arches National Park (Delicate Arch & Fiery Furnace) and Palisade (Carlson Vineyards Winery & Tasting Room, Meadery of the Rockies, &more). It doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Loma trip itinerary maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Portland to Loma. Traveling from Portland to Loma, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in June, expect nights in Loma to be about the same, around 58°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 91°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Loma

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Arches National Park, Palisade, Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial, Colorado National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Colorado National Monument ©
Colorado National Monument
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City travel itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Loma to Salt Lake City with the Route module. June in Salt Lake City sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 62°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle

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