19 days in Oregon Itinerary

19 days in Oregon Itinerary

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19 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: Erie
+2
Fly + Tram + Bus:  11​h
1
Hood River
— 3 nights
Bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Portland
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Klamath Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Bend
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Subway + Foot + Train:  12​h
End: Erie

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: Bonneville Lock & Dam (in Cascade Locks) and Timberline Lodge and Ski Area (in Timberline Lodge). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, take in the dramatic scenery at Starvation Creek State Park, hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and examine the collection at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hood River route builder site .

Erie to Hood River is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Erie to Hood River, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in May, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Portland.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Oregon, Cascade Locks, Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area, Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail
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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.
Explore Portland's surroundings by going to Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, and admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion.

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

You can take a bus from Hood River to Portland in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in May, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cannon Beach.

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
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, then immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, and finally stop by Cloud and Leaf Bookstore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, then identify plant and animal life at Astoria Column, and finally admire the sheer force of Young River Falls.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cannon Beach journey website .

Getting from Portland to Cannon Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Portland in May, expect nights in Cannon Beach to be about the same, around 48°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Astoria, Cloud and Leaf Bookstore
Highlights from your plan
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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: Lincoln City Glass Center (in Lincoln City), Yachats (Yachats coastline, Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, & more) and Florence (Sandland Adventures & Sand Master Park - Sandboarding). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Newport trip planner .

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Newport takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Klamath Falls.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Yachats, Florence, Lincoln City Glass Center
Highlights from your plan
Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding ©
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding

3
nights
Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls is a city in and the county seat of Klamath County, Oregon, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Klamath Falls: Ashland (Gathering Glass Studio, River Rafting & Tubing, & more) and Crater Lake National Park (Pinnacles Trail, Crater Lake National Park, & more).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Klamath Falls trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Newport to Klamath Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Newport in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Klamath Falls, with highs around 68°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bend.

Things to do in Klamath Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ashland, Crater Lake National Park
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Lithia Park ©
Lithia Park

3
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.
On the 22nd (Fri), stroll around Drake Park, then see the sky in a new way at Oregon Observatory, then contemplate the waterfront views at Deschutes River, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: learn more about the world around you at High Desert Museum, admire the majestic nature at Smith Rock State Park, and then explore the striking landscape at Balancing Rocks.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bend holiday app .

Getting from Klamath Falls to Bend by car takes about 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Bend are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Smith Rock State Park, Oregon Observatory
Highlights from your plan
Smith Rock State Park ©
Smith Rock State Park
River Rafting & Tubing
High Desert Museum ©
High Desert Museum

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