19 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

19 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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Fly to Southwest Oregon Regional Airport, Drive to Coos Bay
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Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive
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Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
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Newport
— 4 nights
Drive
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Astoria
— 5 nights
Drive
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Tillamook
— 4 nights
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Coos Bay

— 2 nights
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Venture out of the city with trips to Bandon (Second Street Gallery, Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, &more). There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Shore Acres State Park, contemplate the long history of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery, play a few rounds at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, and don't miss a visit to David Dewett Veterans Memorial.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Coos Bay trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Atlanta to Coos Bay is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Atlanta to Coos Bay. Traveling from Atlanta in June, expect nights in Coos Bay to be slightly colder, around 52°F, while days are much colder, around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

Florence

— 3 nights
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. state of Oregon. Take a break from Florence with a short trip to Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest in Yachats, about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: Head underground at Sea Lion Caves, snap pictures at Siuslaw River Bridge, immerse yourself in nature at Darlingtonia State Natural Site, and go for a walk through Strawberry Hill Wayside.

Plan trip to Florence with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Coos Bay to Florence in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Florence are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Florence

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Newport

— 4 nights
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: Yachats (Smelt Sands State Park, Bazalgette the Whale at Whale Park, &more) and Prehistoric (in Lincoln City). There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, cruise along Otter Crest Loop, enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and stroll through Nye Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Newport road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Florence to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Astoria

— 5 nights

Spirit of the Columbia

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Astoria: Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach, Haystack Rock, &more) and Seaside (Seaside Aquarium & Turnaround at Seaside). There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Astoria Column, look for gifts at Beach Books, steep yourself in history at Lewis & Clark Salt Works, and take in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Astoria trip app.

Getting from Newport to Astoria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Astoria are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tillamook.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Tillamook

— 4 nights
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Nehalem Bay State Park (in Nehalem), Oswald West State Park (in Cannon Beach) and Manzanita Beach (in Manzanita). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum, kick back and relax at Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, delve into the lush surroundings at Tillamook Forest Center, and take a memorable drive along Three Capes Scenic Drive.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tillamook trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Astoria to Tillamook takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Astoria to Tillamook is 1 hour. July in Tillamook sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 52°F at night. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Tillamook

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oregon Coast travel guide

4.3
State Parks · Beaches · Geologic Formations
The Beaver State
Saved from the pitfalls of modern urban development by government decisions made in the 1910s, the Oregon coast remains one of the country's most picturesque natural places to visit, featuring more than 80 state parks. Tourism from around the world thrives here all year long, with visitors eager to drive up and down this scenic stretch of the Pacific coastline, marked by rocky headlands and lush vegetation. Crossed by rivers and dotted with dense forests, the area offers nature lovers a chance to boat, fish, hike, and whale-watch. Start your Oregon vacation by exploring the northern end of the coastline, famous for its vibrant beach resorts and quaint seaside retreats.