11 days in Oregon Itinerary

11 days in Oregon Itinerary

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Portland
— 2 nights
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Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
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Newport
— 2 nights
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Hood River
— 3 nights
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Portland

City of Roses

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.
Take a break from Portland with a short trip to Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil, about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo, admire the landmark architecture of Pittock Mansion, and look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Portland trip site.

Denver to Portland is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Denver in October, Portland is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Wineries · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums

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Powell's City of Books ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Powell's City of Books
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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Cannon Beach: Astoria (Fort Stevens State Park, Astoria-Megler Bridge, &more). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Haystack Rock, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seaside Aquarium, see the interesting displays at Seaside Inverted Experience, and enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cannon Beach journey planner.

You can drive from Portland to Cannon Beach in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Haystack Rock ©
Geologic Formation
Haystack Rock
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Cannon Beach ©
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Cannon Beach
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Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
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Columbia River Maritime Museum
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Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 10th (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, then immerse yourself in nature at Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, and then take a leisurely stroll along Yachats coastline. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Oregon Coast Aquarium, and then take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Newport online travel planner.

Getting from Cannon Beach to Newport by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October in Newport, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Hood River.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

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Highlights from your trip

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Hood River

The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Take a break from Hood River with a short trip to Timberline Lodge and Ski Area in Timberline Lodge, about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, stroll around Port Marina Park, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hood River Distillers Tasting Room, and hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Hood River road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Newport to Hood River takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Newport in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Hood River, with highs around 67°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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