20 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

20 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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20 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Astoria
— 15 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Lincoln City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Brookings

15
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get in touch with nature at Haystack Rock and Cape Disappointment State Park. Explore hidden gems such as Mount St. Helens and Mount St. Helens Visitor Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Astoria: Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach History Center and Museum, Cannon Beach, & more), Manzanita Beach (in Manzanita) and Rockaway Beach (Cedar Wetlands Preserve & Rockaway Beach Wayside). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Grayland Beach State Park, visit a coastal fixture at Grays Harbor Lighthouse, get impressive views of Mountt St Helens National Volcanic Monument, and examine the collection at Northwest Carriage Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Astoria route planner.

Seattle to Astoria is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Seattle in August, things will get a bit cooler in Astoria: highs are around 71°F and lows about 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Lincoln City.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ilwaco, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Rockaway Beach, Pacific Beach
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Astoria Oregon Riverwalk ©
Astoria Oregon Riverwalk
Northwest Carriage Museum ©
Northwest Carriage Museum

2
nights
Lincoln City

Lincoln City ©
Lincoln City is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Artists's Co-op Gallery, view the masterpieces at Alderhouse Glass Blowers, take in the exciting artwork at Mossy Creek Pottery, then take in the exciting artwork at Rock Your World: Pacific Northwest Gem & Jewelry Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Lincoln City Glass Center. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Freed Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, then immerse yourself in nature at Cascade Head Trail, and finally get engrossed in the history at Prehistoric.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lincoln City online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Astoria to Lincoln City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Astoria in August: highs in Lincoln City hover around 64°F, while lows dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Lincoln City

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Cascade Head Trail, Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
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Mossy Creek Pottery ©
Mossy Creek Pottery
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area ©
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
Lincoln City Glass Center ©
Lincoln City Glass Center

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): view the masterpieces at Mindpower Gallery, enjoy the sea views from Umpqua River Lighthouse, then look for all kinds of wild species at Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, and finally explore the striking landscape at Thor's Well. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Heceta Beach, then examine the collection at Siuslaw Pioneer Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hobbit Trail.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Florence travel route planner .

You can drive from Lincoln City to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in August, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Reedsport, Umpqua River Lighthouse, Thor's Well
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Umpqua River Lighthouse ©
Umpqua River Lighthouse
Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area ©
Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area
Heceta Beach ©
Heceta Beach

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