10 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

10 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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10 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + bus:  8​h
1
Bandon
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Astoria
— 4 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

1
night
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bandon day trip planning website .

Los Angeles to Bandon is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in April: high temperatures in Bandon hover around 58°F and lows are around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Bandon

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
West Coast Game Park Safari ©
West Coast Game Park Safari
Coquille Point ©
Coquille Point

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, and then Head underground at Sea Lion Caves.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Florence trip builder .

Traveling by car from Bandon to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves

2
nights
Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 29th (Mon), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Hatfield Marine Science Center, then admire the majestic nature at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, then shop like a local with Lincoln City Glass Center, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Newport online itinerary planner .

Drive from Florence to Newport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Newport, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 42°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tillamook.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, Lincoln City Glass Center
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area ©
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©

1
night
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, enjoy the sea views from Cape Meares Lighthouse, then identify plant and animal life at Nevor Shellfish Farm, then contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum, and finally stop by Blue Heron Cheese & Wine Company.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Tillamook trip planner .

You can drive from Newport to Tillamook in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newport to Tillamook. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in April, and nighttime lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Tillamook

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Tillamook County Pioneer Museum ©
Tillamook County Pioneer Museum

4
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get outdoors at Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Astoria Column. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Columbia River Maritime Museum and Seaside Inverted Experience. Explore Astoria's surroundings by going to Seaside (Seaside Candyman & Lewis & Clark Salt Works), Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock, Cannon Beach, & more) and Hug Point State Recreation Site (in Arch Cape). There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of Seaside Museum & Historical Society.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Astoria trip planner .

Getting from Tillamook to Astoria by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Astoria can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Seaside, Cannon Beach, Hug Point State Recreation Site
Highlights from your plan
Astoria Column ©
Astoria Column
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

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