Japanese Gardens, Portland, Oregon

15 Mentions on Trippy

Japanese Gardens

611 Southwest Kingston Avenue

Portland, Oregon 97205

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(503) 223-1321

  • 3 mentions in Nature-y spots in Portland

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...has a gorgeous view of Mt. Hood. It's part of a huge park area that includes the Oregon Zoo and the Japanese Gardens which are gorgeous. But really, the rose gardens are worth a stop if for nothing else but the view...." See More

    • J S.

      J S. said, "...to Downtown Portland you could check out Washington Park which includes International Rose Test Garden (nice view on a clear day), Japanese Gardens and the Oregon Zoo . Council Crest Park also has a wonderful view of the city and surrounding mountians...." See More

    • Giuliana K.

      Giuliana K. said, "...The International Rose Test Garden has a hill-top view of the city. Close by are the Japanese Gardens as well. Enjoy!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Visiting in July for 5 days with my boyfriend, where and what must we do?

    • Brianne S.

      Brianne S. said, "...currently lives there. Here are a few of his suggestions: City sites include Washington Park, the International Rose Test Garden the Japanese Gardens, the Pearl District (the first Thursday of the month), the Alberta Arts District (the last Thursday of the..." See More

    • Aaron P.

      Aaron P. said, "...that way. If you don't want to rent a car, Forest Park is a good option in the city. Also the Japanese Gardens, International Rose Test Garden, Laurelhurst Park are in-city options. As for beer, there are even more options! Cascade..." See More

  • 1 mention in Seattle and Portland! What are hidden gems in these cities?

    • Sandrine P.

      Sandrine P. said, "...Yes ! About Portland, you should check the Japanese Gardens, and also, if you can go for an hour drive, there is Silver Falls State Park : an 8 miles trail (easy access), with 10 impressive waterfalls... you can even walk..." See More

  • 1 mention in What's the best neighborhood in Portland for a first time visitor?

    • Luc F.

      Luc F. said, "...can take the MAX to just about anywhere. Don't forget to visit NW 23rd Ave. Washington Park, the Rose Garden and Japanese Gardens are all in walking distance. The Pittock Mansion is worth the view overlooking the city. On a clear day,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Mid July: 1 week with wife and kid - what should we prioritize?

    • Sandrine P.

      Sandrine P. said, "...since you will be nearby, I'd suggest you stop at the Rose Garden(it's free!) I also love very very much the Japanese Gardens just a 5 min walk from the Rose Garden :)..." See More

  • 1 mention in Taking a girl trip to Portland, OR. What are the must dos?

    • Sandrine P.

      Sandrine P. said, "...I would say : Japanese Gardens AND Lan Su Chinese Garden. Very different gardens and area in town, worth getting there (and you can check the Rose Garden when you're at the Japanese garden, it's just 5min walk from there) Also having..." See More

  • 1 mention in Oregon in the spring- where is the best place to visit?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Mt. Hood. The International Rose Test Garden is a must, but if you like gardens and have time, also explore the Japanese Gardens. Daytrips from Portland: Do a Willamette Valley wine tour. Rent a car or hire a car and explore..." See More

  • 1 mention in Memorial Day Weekend in Portland. What to do/where to stay?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...just very Portland. If you like outdoor stuff and great views, go to the International Rose Test Garden and the nearby Japanese Gardens on the hill. The Rose gardens are free and have a great view of Mt. Hood on a nice..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places to see in Portland

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...and see the International Rose Test Garden. They are stunning and provide the best views of Portland and Mount Hood. The Japanese Gardens and zoo are there as well, but the rose gardens are free and gorgeous. Portland is known for it's..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are good cities to live in if I wanted to live near mountains?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...will enjoy OMSI Science Museum, an incredible hands-on science center/museum. The beautiful Oregon Zoo is up on the hill near the Japanese Gardens and the International Rose Test Garden (the rose garden is free and has a great view of Mt. Hood)...." See More

  • 1 mention in Heading to Portland, OR...need some advice about the must see areas??

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...there forever and is a fun place to browse, shop, and eat. Head to the hill above Portland to see the Japanese Gardens and the International Rose Test Garden. The rose gardens are free, gorgeous, and have views of Mt Hood. If..." See More

  • 1 mention in Romantic weekend trip in Portland

    • Courtney P. K.

      Courtney P. K. said, "...to do: Rent bikes and explore! Try Everybody's Bike Rentals. Take a walk in the gardens. The International Rose Test Garden, Japanese Gardens, or Lan Su Chinese Garden are all good choices. Drinks in a quiet, dark place like Multnomah Whiskey..." See More