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Choose from Four Options
- $125 for one four-hour Hollywood Northwest tour for two (a $250 value)
- $240 for one four-hour Hollywood Northwest tour for four (a $500 value)
Dan, an actor from Portlandia and Grimm, leads visitors on a four-hour jaunt through sets of Portland-shot movies and TV shows. Fans can peruse the set of Leverage, possibly catch glimpses of Portlandia filming, and visit the Cullen house from the Twilight series. They also can check out Portland native Matt Groening’s inspirations for his show The Simpsons, including a sidewalk slab bearing Bart Simpson’s likeness carved by Groening in 1972. For all tour options, tour guides will arrange a pickup from a hotel or a downtown Portland location at the time of the reservation booking. Drop-off is included.
- $195 for one nine-hour Columbia Gorge Adventure tour for two (a $390 value)
- $375 for one nine-hour Columbia Gorge Adventure tour for four (a $780 value)
During a nine-hour tour, groups merely scratch the lush surface of the pristine Columbia River Gorge, an 85-mile natural waterway along which 15 distinct communities perch. Participants spend a full day taking in the picturesque surroundings, including waterfalls and the historic Oregon Trail. Their knowledgeable tour guide regales the group with storied facts about the breathtaking locale. Each tour includes visits to area wineries, free photos of tour participants, and a free 78-minute DVD detailing the renowned gorge.
A Special Day Guide
The Northwest beckons with naturally lush surroundings, including verdant trees and winding rivers that stretch out beneath the majestic Mount Hood. Visitors who want to learn more about the strikingly scenic area and its attractions, A Special Day Guide offers up five inimitable tours led by professionals fluent in local culture. Tour attendees can take in the sweeping views of the Columbia River Gorge, see locations where The Goonies and Free Willy were filmed, or immerse themselves in the places and stories from NBC’s Grimm during the Grimm Adventure tour. They also can stroll through the woods, cafés, and school featured in the Twilight series during the four-hour Adventure Twilight tour or take a five-hour 50 Shades Adventure tour, exploring locations that inspired E. L. James’ novel about a crayon box with that many hues of the infamous color.