15 days in Oregon Itinerary

15 days in Oregon Itinerary

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15 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: New York City
Foot + Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Astoria
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Newport
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Bend
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  11​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Sun), make a trip to Pioneer Courthouse Square and then trek along Forest Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Portland vacation app .

New York City to Portland is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Portland when traveling from New York City in August, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Astoria.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Multnomah Falls, Oneonta Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Forest Park ©
Forest Park
Oneonta Gorge ©
Oneonta Gorge
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls

3
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get outdoors at Oswald West State Park and The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hug Point State Park and Astoria Oregon Riverwalk. Change things up with a short trip to Beach Books in Seaside (about 30 minutes away). Spend the 7th (Tue) exploring nature at Fort Clatsop National Memorial.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Astoria driving holiday planning app .

Drive from Portland to Astoria in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in August, expect Astoria to be little chillier, temps between 70°F and 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tillamook.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Beach Books
Highlights from your plan
Fort Clatsop National Memorial ©
Fort Clatsop National Memorial
Hug Point State Park ©
Hug Point State Park

1
night
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Meares Lighthouse, and then kick back and relax at Cape Lookout State Park.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Tillamook trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Astoria to Tillamook takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Tillamook

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Cape Lookout State Park ©
Cape Lookout State Park
Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum

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 get in some beach time at Nye Beach and Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area. Kids will enjoy Hatfield Marine Science Center and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with these side-trips from Newport: Yachats (Yachats coastline, Devil's Churn, & more). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area and take a memorable drive along Otter Crest Loop.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Newport trip planner .

Traveling by car from Tillamook to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Tillamook in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Newport, with highs around 64°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Yachats, Depoe Bay
Highlights from your plan
Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 14th (Tue), putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures and then admire the majestic nature at Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Florence journey planner .

Traveling by car from Newport to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bend.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures

2
nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Lava River Cave and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Escape the urban bustle at Sparks Lake and Tumalo Falls. There's lots more to do: trek along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint, contemplate the geological forces at Newberry National Volcanic Monument, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bend Distillery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Drake Park.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bend trip planner .

Getting from Florence to Bend by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. While traveling from Florence, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bend, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint
Newberry National Volcanic Monument ©
Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave

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