Explore whatever makes you happy while you're here. Nestled on the eastern edge of the Cascade Mountains along the Deschutes River, Bend offers visitors a vacation getaway with delicious food, innovating craft breweries, and outdoor activities set amid fresh air and scenic views.
Culinary Tours - Partner up with Well Traveled Fork, and get a clear-cut path to all the gourmet foodie finds in the region. Learn more about the benefits of nourishing, wholesome ingredients during the Farm and Ranch Tour, which will challenge you to prepare the freshest foods possible. Go on the Culinary Secrets of Central Oregon Tour, and discover the area's most unique flavors, wines, and spirits. The Follow the Fork Tour will guide you to the very best in coffee, food carts, bakeries, and breweries. With the Fermentation Tour, treat your taste buds with stops along a distillery, winery, growler filler station, and samples galore. (welltraveledfork.com)
Brewery Tours - Visit the 14 local breweries lining the Bend Ale Trail. This popular destination brings in beer lovers from all around the country. Come sample the creative brews, and sip unique beverages in a scenic setting. A top attraction in the area, Bend boasts the largest beer trail in the West. Try all the local flavors at craft breweries clustered close to downtown and the Old Mill District. If you're visiting this fall, keep in mind that November is Bend Ale Trail Month - meaning you can win a prize or trophy for doing all the tastings.
Museum Tours - Sign up to spend time at fascinating spots. Stroll through the Sunriver Nature Center, Des Chutes Historical Museum, A.R. Bowman Memorial Museum, Fort Rock Valley Historical Society Homestead, and High Desert Museum.
Or roll through the city's top attractions on a Segway tour. Plan your visit at http://www.visitbend.com/Bend_Oregon_Activities_Recreation/Summer-Fun/Activity-Tours/.