21 days in Oregon & San Francisco Itinerary

21 days in Oregon & San Francisco Itinerary

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21 days in Oregon & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Portland
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Timberline Lodge
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Geneva

3
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. For shopping fun, head to Bronze Coast Gallery or Beach Books. Change things up with a short trip to Fort Clatsop National Memorial in Astoria (about 34 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, savor the flavors at Seaside Candyman, explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, and stroll through Cannon Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cannon Beach trip planner .

Geneva, Switzerland to Cannon Beach is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Geneva to Cannon Beach is minus 9 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Seaside, Fort Clatsop National Memorial
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Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Bronze Coast Gallery ©
Bronze Coast Gallery
Beach Books ©
Beach Books

6
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum and Pittock Mansion. Head to Powell's City of Books and Penner-Ash Wine Cellarsfor some retail therapy. Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: St. Mary's Catholic Church (in Mount Angel), Sokol Blosser Winery (in Dundee) and Carlton Winemakers Studio (in Carlton). And it doesn't end there: browse the eclectic array of goods at Portland Saturday Market, stop by Orenco Station, head outdoors with Portland Timbers, and buy something for everyone on your list at Clackamas Town Center.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Portland sightseeing planner.

Getting from Cannon Beach to Portland by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Timberline Lodge.

Things to do in Portland

#Shopping, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Newberg, Carlton Winemakers Studio, St. Mary's Catholic Church, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, Clackamas Town Center
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Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Pittock Mansion ©
Pittock Mansion
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum

2
nights
Timberline Lodge

Timberline Lodge ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): delve into the lush surroundings at Mt. Hood National Forest and then hit the slopes at Timberline Lodge and Ski Area. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and then examine the collection at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Timberline Lodge trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Portland to Timberline Lodge by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October in Timberline Lodge, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Timberline Lodge

#Nature, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Mt. Hood National Forest, Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum
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7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. For shopping fun, head to Ferry Building Marketplace or Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Change things up with a short trip to Petaluma Seed Bank in Petaluma (about 1h 05 min away). Spend the 21st (Sun) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and examine the collection at SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

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Explore your travel options from Timberline Lodge to San Francisco with the Route module. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Timberline Lodge in October, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Petaluma Seed Bank
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
City Lights Booksellers ©
City Lights Booksellers

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