2018 GM Companion Tours

Portland Sightseeing City Tour

Portland Sightseeing City Tour

Date: Sunday, August 5, 2018
Duration: 3.5 hours
Cost: $55.00
Check-in: 12:45 pm (OCC - Holladay St)
Depart: 1:00 pm / Return: 4:30 pm
Includes: Transportation, Professional Tour Guide, Entry fees, Water
Minimum: 25 / Maximum 50
Walking rating: 2 (scale: 1 easy / 5 difficult)
Bus - Non motorized wheelchair accessible (must be able to ascend/descend bus steps)


The highlights of the Portland City tour travels through various parts of the city and visits all the must-see attractions including the Pittock Mansion, International Rose Garden, Pearl District, Nob Hill, South Waterfront and much more. Your professional tour guide will provide commentary enlightening you with fun and interesting facts from history, economy and all things Portland.


Note: All Tours depart/drop from the Oregon Convention Center entry point located on NE Holladay Street.


Willamette Valley Wine Tasting Tour

Willamette Valley Wine Tasting Tour

Date: Monday, August 6, 2018
Duration: 5 hours
Cost: $100.00
Check-in: 9:45 am (OCC - Holladay St)
Depart: 10:00 am / Return: 3:00 pm
Includes: Transportation (Mercedes Sprinter Vans), Professional Tour Guide, Wine Tasting at 3 Vineyards, Charcuterie & Cheese Platter, Water
Minimum: 14 / Maximum 26
Walking rating: 1 (scale: 1 easy / 5 difficult)
(Vans - Foldable non motorized wheelchair accessible - must be able to ascend/descend van steps)


Portland is the perfect hub for Oregon Wine Country and the Willamette Valley. Just a short drive away, you will find some of the most beautiful vineyards in the world known for its distinctive Pinot Noir culture. The Willamette Valley is the heart for these vineyards located on gentle rolling hills that give way to expansive views of the vines and valley below. Whether you’re in the mood for Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris or other unique varietals, experience the winemakers styles from Burgundian to Oregonian, admiring the legacy of small town vineyard pioneers all right here in the Willamette Valley.


Note: All Tours depart from Oregon Convention Center entry point located on NE Holladay Street


Eastside Neighborhoods, Gardens & Food Carts

Eastside Neighborhoods, Gardens & Food Carts

Date: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Duration: 5 hours
Cost: $85.00
Check-in: 9:45 am (OCC - Holladay St)
Depart: 10:00 am / Return: 3:00 pm
Includes: Transportation, Professional Tour Guide, Entry fees, Water, Sample from one of Portland’s Food Carts
Minimum: 25 / Maximum 50
Walking rating: 2 (scale: 1 easy / 5 difficult) Wheelchair accessible


Take a journey from past to present with the focus on what made Portland become the city it is today that highlights the spirit of the people from past to present! Learn about natural resources the state offered the early pioneers from being a port city to a vibrant family community, humanity of animals, and finally preserving our history by saving Historic buildings and bringing back to life the whimsical spirit of Portlanders. Stops will include the Lan Su Chinese garden & the 1st Portland Rose Garden, Peninsula Park. Each has its own style and history that makes Portland what it is today!
In the afternoon we will walk you through the gentrified N. Mississippi district on a short walking excursion to learn and see once again, past and present. Here you’ll experience one of numerous food cart pods for some sampling and then a little free time for lunch & exploring on your own.


Note:
All Tours depart from Oregon Convention Center entry point located on NE Holladay Street


Oregon Coastal Tour & Cannon Beach

Oregon Coastal Tour & Cannon Beach

Date: Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Duration: 8.5 hours
Cost: $90.00
Check-in: 8:45 am (OCC - Holladay St)
Depart: 9:00 am / Return: 4:30 pm
Includes: Transportation, Professional Tour Guide, Water
Minimum: 25 / Maximum 50
Walking rating: 1-2 (scale 1 easy / 5 difficult) Wheelchair accessible


Oregon’s coastline is graced with unforgettable vistas including: Dramatic Cliffs, Offshore Rocks & Monoliths, Wide Sandy Beaches, Majestic Capes, Historic lighthouses, enchanted forests and lovely small beach towns which artists and artisans make their home.
Stops include: Cannon Beach, Haystack Rock, Short Sand Beach at Oswald West State Park, Neahkahnie Point, and Manzanita while enjoying spectacular views of the dramatic Oregon Coastline. Lunch on your own in Cannon Beach with numerous dining options.


Note:
All Tours depart from Oregon Convention Center entry point located on NE Holladay Street


Multnomah Falls and Gorge Waterfalls Tour

Multnomah Falls and Gorge Waterfalls Tour

Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018
Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $55.00
Check-in: 8:45 am (OCC - Holladay St)
Depart: 9:00 am / Return: 1:00 pm
Includes: Transportation, Professional Tour Guide, Water
Minimum: 25 / Maximum 50 per bus
Walking rating: 2 (scale: 1 easy / 5 difficult) Wheelchair accessible


Rated as the most visited natural site in Oregon, Multnomah Falls and the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area is just a short 30 minute drive east of Portland. On this tour we will visit a few more waterfalls and historic landmarks such as Latourell Falls and Crown Point Vista House. Our enthusiastic guides will introduce you to the most amazing sites on this tour providing a comprehensive narrative of this spectacular landscape and its transformative history.


Note:
All Tours depart from Oregon Convention Center entry point located on NE Holladay Street