15 days in Florence & Jacksonville Itinerary

15 days in Florence & Jacksonville Itinerary

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15 days in Florence & Jacksonville Itinerary

Start: San Luis Obispo
Fly + taxi + bus:  7​h
— 8 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: San Luis Obispo


Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Roads End State Recreation Site and Taft Bay. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sand Master Park and Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. Venture out of the city with trips to Face Rock Creamery (in Bandon), Beverly Beach State Park (in Otter Rock) and Lincoln City (Connie Hansen Garden Conservancy, Prehistoric, & more). Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Heceta Beach, admire the majestic nature at Seal Rock State Wayside, look for all kinds of wild species at Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Oregon Coast.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online travel planner .

San Luis Obispo to Florence is an approximately 7-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In April, Florence is slightly colder than San Luis Obispo - with highs of 58°F and lows of 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lincoln City, Yachats, Reedsport, Depoe Bay, Bandon
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Heceta Beach ©
Heceta Beach
Sand Master Park ©
Sand Master Park
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort ©
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort


Jacksonville ©
Jacksonville is a city in Jackson County, Oregon, United States, about 5mi west of Medford. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lone Ranch Beach and Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor. Get out of town with these interesting Jacksonville side-trips: Collier Memorial State Park (in Chiloquin), Cave Junction (Siskiyou Smokejumper Base Museum & Tiger Preservation Center) and Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint (in Prospect). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Myers Creek Beach, explore the different monuments and memorials at Jacksonville Cemetery, do a tasting at Del Rio Vineyards & Winery, and stop by Rogue Creamery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Jacksonville day trip planning website .

Getting from Florence to Jacksonville by car takes about 3.5 hours. While traveling from Florence, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jacksonville, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Brookings, Cave Junction, Collier Memorial State Park, Myers Creek Beach, Del Rio Vineyards & Winery
Highlights from your plan
Lone Ranch Beach ©
Lone Ranch Beach
Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint ©
Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint