Experience Oregon in One of Our Rental Cars
Head to the Beaver State for a beautiful vacation in the Pacific Northwest. Oregon has attractions for everyone in the family, especially those who like extreme sports and the great outdoors.
Touted as one of the best places in the states for outdoor adventure, Oregon has plenty of opportunities to explore. With hiking trails overlooking the Pacific Ocean, ancient fossil beds and the extreme rapids of Hells Canyon, you won't be bored on this family trip. Explore some of Oregon's most popular travel cities, and take a journey you'll never forget.
The first stop is Salem, the state capital of Oregon. This unique city has plenty of fun, family-friendly activities. Start at A.C. Gilbert's Discovery Village, a hands-on children's museum that promotes learning through interactive exhibits in the:
Next, explore the outdoors year-round at Bauman's Farm and Garden, a family-friendly location that features fresh produce and an animal barn. If you have time to break away from the kids, take a trip to one of the city's four local breweries, or go to the Willamette Valley Cheese Company to test out some of the company's handmade cheeses.
Even if you're not into outdoor activities, you'll find something to do in Portland when you drive to this city in a Portland rental car. From great restaurants and shopping to museums and gardens, you and the kids will love exploring your surroundings. Start at the Lan Su Chinese Garden, one of Portland's must-see attractions. The area has covered walkways, bridges and pavilions that resemble the Ming Dynasty.
Next, take the family to the Oregon Zoo, which features more than 2,000 animals from around the world. End the day at Voodoo Doughnuts, where you can munch on a sweet treat from this innovative restaurant.
Last stop: Mount Hood
You may be tired from the last two stops of your trip, but head out to Mount Hood and you'll instantly be energized. Mount Hood has alpine skiing, snowboarding and lots of other ways to explore this famous region. Get a day pass for the Mount Hood National Park and explore some of the local trails, or try out snowshoeing with the family. Finish the day with a healthy meal at The Rendezvous Grill & Tap Room, which has great views of the area.