15 days in Washington State, Oregon Coast & San Francisco Itinerary

15 days in Washington State, Oregon Coast & San Francisco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

15 days in Washington State, Oregon Coast & San Francisco Itinerary

Milan
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Seattle
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Astoria
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Underwood
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h
Milan

3
days
Seattle

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Museum of Flight and Seattle Center. Step out of Seattle with an excursion to Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour in Mukilteo--about 32 minutes away. Dedicate the 16th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, admire all the interesting features of Safeco Field, pause for some photo ops at Space Needle, and take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip itinerary maker.

Milan, Italy to Seattle is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Seattle is minus 9 hours. In August, Seattle is slightly colder than Milan - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Astoria.

Things to do in Seattle

Tours Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market

2
days
Astoria

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stop by Beach Books and then immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park. On the next day, kick back and relax at Haystack Rock, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach, and then indulge your taste buds at Seaside Candyman.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Astoria trip builder.

Traveling by car from Seattle to Astoria takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Seattle in August; daily highs in Astoria reach 24°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park
Columbia River Maritime Museum

2
days
Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Scenic Area, enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront, gain insight at Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center, and then meet the residents at Oregon Coast Aquarium.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Newport travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Astoria to Newport takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, Newport is little chillier than Astoria - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Underwood.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan

1
day
Underwood

Underwood is an unincorporated community in Skamania County, Washington, United States. On the 23rd (Wed), learn about winemaking at AniChe Cellars and then explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Underwood custom trip planner.

Drive from Newport to Underwood in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Newport in August, expect Underwood to be somewhat warmer, temps between 29°C and 19°C. On the 24th (Thu), you'll travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Underwood

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Highlights from your plan
AniChe Cellars

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for sightseeing, nature, museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, catch a ride on Cable Cars, and make a trip to Lombard Street.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco vacation trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Underwood to San Francisco with the Route module. While traveling from Underwood, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf

Similar Plans

16 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM TUNISIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in California, Grand Canyon National Park & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in Oregon Coast, Portland & Spokane BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM LUXEMBOURG April, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in United States BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans