14 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

14 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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14 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Bus:  6​h 45​min
1
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Bandon
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Tillamook
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Astoria
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
End: Vancouver

2
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and then identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Newport trip planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Newport is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. In September in Newport, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Visit Heceta Head Lighthouse and Umpqua River Lighthouse for their historical value. Step out of the city life by going to Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest and Devil's Churn. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area in Reedsport, approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Sea Lion Caves, take in the pleasant sights at Strawberry Hill Wayside, tour or see a game at Sand Master Park, and have some family-friendly fun at Sandland Adventures.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence route planner.

You can drive from Newport to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yachats, Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, Umpqua River Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves

3
nights
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Get some cultural insight at Cape Blanco Lighthouse and Hughes Historic House. Take a break from the city and head to Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint and South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at West Coast Game Park Safari, tee off at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, look for gifts at Cranberry Sweets, and enjoy the sea views from Coquille River Lighthouse.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bandon tour itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Florence to Bandon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tillamook.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Port Orford, South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort ©
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort
West Coast Game Park Safari ©
West Coast Game Park Safari

1
day
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. On the 14th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Meares Lighthouse, then see the interesting displays at Garibaldi Museum, and finally kick back and relax at Rockaway Beach Wayside.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tillamook trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Bandon to Tillamook by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in Tillamook are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Tillamook

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Rockaway Beach Wayside, Garibaldi Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside

4
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get some cultural insight at Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Cannon Beach History Center and Museum. Visit Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock for some beach relaxation. Venture out of the city with trips to Cannon Beach (Oswald West State Park & Ecola State Park). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, see the interesting displays at Flavel House Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, and browse the exhibits of Columbia River Maritime Museum.

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Getting from Tillamook to Astoria by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tillamook to Astoria is minus 1 hour. September in Astoria sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside Inverted Experience
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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