A small town and the oldest European settlement in the state, Portland is also one of Victoria’s best coastal towns.

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If you’re planning to visit this gem, add Cape Nelson lighthouse, Portland Powerhouse Motor and Car Museum, Portland Botanical Gardens and Cape Nelson State Park to your list of places to go. Some of the best things to do in Portland is to sign up for the Great Victorian Bike Ride and go hiking on Cape Bridgewater.

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Local events like Hooked on Portland Festival, Heywood Wood Wine and Roses Festival, the Upwelling Festival, and Port of Portland 3-Bays Running Festival are few festive reasons people like to travel to Portland. A perfect destination for nature lovers and adventure seekers, Portland is the place to be. Whether you’re here on a holiday or a short business trip, book your Portland stay with Choice Hotels.

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