15 days in Oregon Itinerary

15 days in Oregon Itinerary

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15 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: York
+2
train + subway + Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Portland
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Hood River
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
+3
bus + tram + Fly + train:  19​h
End: York

4
nights
Portland

Portland ©
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portland: Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville) and Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, and stroll around Forest Park.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Portland trip builder site .

York, UK to Portland is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from York to Portland is minus 8 hours. In January, daytime highs in Portland are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Hood River.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Multnomah Falls, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Hood River: Timberline Lodge and Ski Area (in Timberline Lodge) and Bonneville Lock & Dam (in Cascade Locks). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, examine the collection at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, stop by Art on Oak, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hood River Distillers Tasting Room.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hood River vacation planner .

You can take a bus from Portland to Hood River in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Portland in January: highs in Hood River hover around 3°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Bonneville Lock & Dam, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Highlights from your plan

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newport: Heceta Head Lighthouse (in Florence) and Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest & Yachats coastline). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, walk around Whale Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Newport travel planner .

Traveling by car from Hood River to Newport takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Hood River in January, expect Newport to be a bit warmer, temps between 12°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Yachats, Whale Park, Heceta Head Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium

3
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cannon Beach: Astoria (Astoria Column, Columbia River Maritime Museum, & more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Haystack Rock, get engrossed in the history at Cannon Beach History Center and Museum, don't miss a visit to Seaside Beach Lewis and Clark Monument, and immerse yourself in nature at Nehalem Bay State Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Newport to Cannon Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Cannon Beach sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Astoria, Seaside Beach Lewis and Clark Monument, Nehalem Bay State Park, Manzanita Beach
Highlights from your plan
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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