Hillsboro is a large city in the state of Oregon, only a few miles west of Portland. It is located in the Tualatin Valley, home to many tech companies, and so has the nickname 'Silicon Forest'. The city is home to a variety of activities, sights, and tours suitable for all types of travelers. Explore the parks, the forests, museums -- whatever your preferences, you're sure to embark on a new adventure in Hillsboro.
The best things to do in Hillsboro revolve around the stunning nature here. Visit the Jackson Bottom Wetlands Preserve to go hiking, biking, trekking and bird watching. There are also designated tours where you can hike with a guide, learn about the flora and the fauna, and about the history of the region. Elsewhere, Orenco Woods Nature Park is great to visit as a family as it features local art, trails, and plenty of green areas to relax or enjoy a picnic.
Hillsboro was once a huge farming and agricultural community, and there are still many farms which in business. Devote a day to one of them and learn about life on a farm, check out the animals, and get an insight into Hillsboro's past. There are multiple berry farms, lavender farms and alpaca farms which make for a fun day out.
For rainy days, head to the interesting museums in the city; the Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals is wonderful for adults and kids alike to dive into the surprisingly complex world of rocks! Equally fascinating, the Classic Aircraft Aviation Museum has informative displays and designs about aircrafts from throughout the years. If you're traveling without children, ensure a winery is on your itinerary to sample the local grapes and attend tasting or wine-making tour while there.
The best area to stay in Hillsboro is Orenco Station where there are lots of great restaurants, bakeries, museums, landmarks, and shops nearby. There is a large selection of vacation rentals in Hillsboro, so whether you're traveling with family or friends and need a large, pet friendly vacation home, or as a couple and need a cozy apartment with a hot tub, you're sure to find a place to suit your needs. Most rentals in Hillsboro come complete with full kitchens, multiple bathrooms, dining areas, and laundry rooms, plus are available for the short term or for an extended stay.
Hillsboro is excellent for summer vacations, so the best time to visit is in August, the hottest month. The average temperature between June and September is 75 degrees, but August can peak up to 80 degrees. The rest of the year is pretty cool, and there is a lot of rainfall from November until April, about 9 inches each month.
Pick the perfect vacation rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We compare Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more. Hillsboro has 331 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, luxury travelers and everything in between. If you are trying to keep costs down, the cheapest place to stay in Hillsboro comes in at $15 per night. An average rental in Hillsboro costs on average $110 per night.
Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Hillsboro can choose from 172 places to stay that include WiFi. 36 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 14 accommodations that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Hillsboro? Then choose one of the 168 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 13 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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