18 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

18 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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18 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + Tram + Bus:  15 h 15 min
1
Tillamook
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Newport
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
5
Astoria
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Tram + Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: London

3
nights
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tillamook: Nehalem Bay State Park (in Nehalem), Kelly's Brighton Marina (in Rockaway Beach) and Manzanita (Cloud and Leaf Bookstore & Manzanita Beach). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Oswald West State Park, hike along Cedar Wetlands Preserve, contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tillamook trip builder.

London, UK to Tillamook is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Tillamook. In July, daily temperatures in Tillamook can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Tillamook

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, Nehalem Bay State Park, Oswald West State Park
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Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Newport side-trips: Lincoln City Glass Center (in Lincoln City) and Yachats (Yachats coastline & Smelt Sands State Park). Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Oregon Coast Aquarium, visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, stroll through Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, and cruise along Otter Crest Loop.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Newport tour itinerary tool .

You can drive from Tillamook to Newport in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tillamook to Newport due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tillamook in July, expect nights in Newport to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are little chillier, around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, Yachats, Lincoln City Glass Center
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Newport's Historic Bayfront ©
Newport's Historic Bayfront

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest & Devil's Churn) and Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area (in Reedsport). There's lots more to do: putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures, make a trip to Siuslaw River Bridge, enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, and admire the majestic nature at Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

You can drive from Newport to Florence in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yachats, Reedsport
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Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves

2
nights
Coos Bay

Coos Bay ©
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at West Coast Game Park Safari, then explore the striking landscape at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, and then play a few rounds at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the majestic nature at Cape Arago State Park, immerse yourself in nature at Shore Acres State Park, and then stroll the grounds of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Coos Bay journey site .

Getting from Florence to Coos Bay by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Coos Bay are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Astoria.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Bandon
Highlights from your plan
Shore Acres State Park ©
Shore Acres State Park
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Cape Arago State Park ©
Cape Arago State Park

4
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Explore Astoria's surroundings by going to Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach, Haystack Rock, &more) and Seaside (Turnaround at Seaside & Seaside Aquarium). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Astoria Column, take in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fort Clatsop National Memorial, and admire the majestic nature at Fort Stevens State Park.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Astoria attractions planning site .

Drive from Coos Bay to Astoria in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Astoria can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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