11 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

11 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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11 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Cannon Beach
— 5 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Newark

2
nights
Coos Bay

Coos Bay ©
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. On the 3rd (Sat), immerse yourself in nature at Shore Acres State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Cape Arago State Park, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery. On your second day here, look for gifts at Face Rock Creamery, then identify plant and animal life at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, and then tee off at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Coos Bay trip itinerary site .

Newark to Coos Bay is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to Coos Bay due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Newark in August, with highs in Coos Bay at 68°F and lows at 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Nature Parks Golf

Side Trip

Bandon
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Shore Acres State Park ©
Shore Acres State Park
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Cape Arago State Park ©
Cape Arago State Park

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Escape the urban bustle at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area and Tahkenitch Creek Loop Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Reedsport (Mindpower Gallery & Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area), Yaquina Head Lighthouse (in Newport) and Yachats (Yachats coastline, Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, & more). The adventure continues: get in on the excitement at Sand Master Park and take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Florence tour builder site .

Traveling by car from Coos Bay to Florence takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Yachats, Reedsport, Newport
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Yaquina Head Lighthouse ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse
Sand Master Park ©
Sand Master Park

5
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Step out of the city life by going to Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Ecola State Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Tillamook Rock Light and Lewis & Clark Salt Works. Venture out of the city with trips to Astoria (Fort Stevens State Park & Astoria Column). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, enjoy the sand and surf at Hug Point State Recreation Site, admire the majestic nature at Hug Point State Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cannon Beach holiday planner.

You can drive from Florence to Cannon Beach in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In August in Cannon Beach, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Astoria, Lewis & Clark Salt Works, Hug Point State Recreation Site
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Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Astoria Column ©
Astoria Column

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