11 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

11 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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11 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly + bus:  12​h
1
Bandon
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Astoria
— 3 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  12​h
End: Philadelphia

2
nights
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Here are some ideas for day two: play a few rounds at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, then admire the majestic nature at Bandon State Park, and then admire the majestic nature at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint.

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Philadelphia to Bandon is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia to Bandon, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in September, expect Bandon to be a bit cooler, temps between 68°F and 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Coos Bay
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Shore Acres State Park ©
Shore Acres State Park
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Bandon State Park ©
Bandon State Park

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 7th (Sat), admire all the interesting features of 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 more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

Drive from Bandon to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Florence are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) 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
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Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves
Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Take a break from the city and head to Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area and Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area. Get some cultural insight at Yaquina Head Lighthouse and Lincoln City Glass Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Newport: Yachats (Yachats State Park & Yachats coastline). The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Nye Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oregon Coast Aquarium.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Newport day trip website .

Drive from Florence to Newport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in September, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Yachats, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Lincoln City Glass Center
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area ©
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©

3
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Visiting Columbia River Maritime Museum and Cannon Beach will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Flavel House Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock & Ecola State Park). It doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column and examine the collection at Seaside Inverted Experience.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Astoria holiday planner.

Getting from Newport to Astoria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Astoria are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside Inverted Experience
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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