15 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

15 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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15 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
+2
Fly + Tram + Bus:  7​h 15​min
1
Seaside
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Newport
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Bandon
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

4
nights
Seaside

Seaside ©
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring nature at Fort Clatsop National Memorial. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, see the interesting displays at Columbia River Maritime Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Hug Point State Park, and explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Seaside trip itinerary maker tool .

San Francisco to Seaside is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Astoria, Cannon Beach
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

4
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Newport: Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area (in Pacific City), Lincoln City (Lincoln City Glass Center & Chinook Winds Casino & Convention Center) and Yachats coastline (in Yachats). And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, admire the majestic nature at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, and snap pictures at Yaquina Bay Bridge.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Newport trip maker site .

Drive from Seaside to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Seaside in August, you will find days in Newport are little chillier (64°F), and nights are about the same (51°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lincoln City, Yachats coastline, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©
Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest & Devil's Churn). There's still lots to do: have some family-friendly fun at Sandland Adventures, explore the fascinating underground world of Sea Lion Caves, explore the striking landscape at Thor's Well, and enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence day trip site .

You can drive from Newport to Florence in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bandon.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yachats
Highlights from your plan
Heceta Beach ©
Heceta Beach
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures

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. Go for a jaunt from Bandon to Port Orford to see Cape Blanco Lighthouse about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, enjoy the sand and surf at Bandon State Park, immerse yourself in nature at Bullards Beach State Park, and visit a coastal fixture at Coquille River Lighthouse.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bandon road trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Bandon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trip

Cape Blanco Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort ©
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort
Bandon State Park ©
Bandon State Park

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