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Portland: Half-Day Tour of Multnomah Falls & Columbia River

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Portland: Half-Day Tour of Multnomah Falls & Columbia River

From US$ 64 per person

Discover the scenic beauty and waterfalls of the Columbia River Gorge on a 4.5-hour coach tour from Portland. Follow the route of the Lewis and Clark expedition more than 200 years after the famous explorers. Admire the cascades of Multnomah Falls.

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Duration 4 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • See the Columbia River Gorge from historic Vista House at Crown Point
  • Go to the world famous Multnomah Falls and smaller Wahkeena, Latourell, and Horsetail Falls
  • Follow in the footsteps of the explorers, Lewis and Clark
  • Enjoy the sights of downtown Portland as you leave the city by one of its bridges
Full description
Escape the hustle and bustle of central Portland for the morning on a half-day coach tour of the Columbia River Gorge. Experience the natural beauty of the Rose City’s most scenic area. Follow the route of the Lewis and Clark expedition, more than 200 years after the famous explorers. View the gorge from Vista House at Crown Point, and marvel at the world famous Multnomah Falls. Depart Portland at 08:30 AM, enjoying the downtown sights as you leave the city via one of its many bridges. Once out of the metropolitan area, drive the historic Columbia River Highway, enjoying panoramic views hundreds of feet above the river at Crown Point. Descend through the famous highway loops to pristine Latourell Falls. Continue past Wahkeena Falls to Oregon’s most famous natural attraction — Multnomah Falls and Lodge. See the Oneonta Gorge and Horsetail Falls. Return to Portland along the river level route of the Lewis and Clark expedition, taking in panoramic views of Beacon Rock, Cape Horn, and Rooster Rock along the way.
  • Narrated tour aboard a deluxe motor coach
  • Visits to Vista House and Multnomah Falls
  • Optional gratuities
  • Food and beverages
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Meeting point

The boarding location is on the north side of the Benson Hotel at 710 SW Oak Street.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • The tour does not stop for lunch, as you will be back in Portland in time for a late lunch
  • Snacks are available at Multnomah Falls Lodge
  • There are restrooms at all of the stops, and the motor coach is restroom equipped
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4.8 /5

based on 59 reviews

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November 20, 2021

October 12, 2021

The driver, guide was really nice.

September 20, 2021

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