23 days in Oregon Itinerary

23 days in Oregon Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bend
— 3 nights
2
Hood River
— 2 nights
3
Astoria
— 2 nights
4
Lincoln City
— 2 nights
5
Yachats
— 1 night
6
Bandon
— 2 nights
7
Portland
— 3 nights
8
Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
9
Eugene
— 3 nights

3
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Newberry National Volcanic Monument and Peter Skene Ogden State Park. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at City of Sisters and Des Chutes Historical Museum. Take a break from Bend with a short trip to John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Painted Hills Unit in Dayville, about 1h 50 min away. There's lots more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, sample the tasty concoctions at Atlas Cider Co, delve into the lush surroundings at Shevlin Park, and take in the pleasant sights at Deschutes River Trail.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bend journey builder tool.

Atlanta to Bend is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Bend is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Atlanta in September: highs in Bend hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hood River.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Painted Hills Unit, Peter Skene Ogden State Park, City of Sisters
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Newberry National Volcanic Monument ©
Newberry National Volcanic Monument
City of Sisters ©
City of Sisters

2
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Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): stop by Art on Oak, do a tasting at Springhouse Cellar, and then contemplate the geological forces at Mount Hood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, admire the majestic nature at Starvation Creek State Park, do a tasting at Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery, thenexamine the collection at Fire Museum in City Hall, and finally learn about winemaking at Sunshine Mill Winery.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hood River trip planner.

Drive from Bend to Hood River in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Bend in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Hood River, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Hood River

Wineries Nature Parks

Side Trips

The Dalles, Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery, Starvation Creek State Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Hood ©
Mount Hood
Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum ©
Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery ©
Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery

2
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
On the 8th (Sun), learn something new at Columbia River Maritime Museum, see the interesting displays at Flavel House Museum, thenexplore the galleries of Museum of Whimsy, thenstop by Fernhill Glass, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Astoria Column. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Young River Falls, thenexplore the wealth of natural beauty at The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks, thentake in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge, and finally do a tasting at Shallon Winery.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Astoria vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Hood River to Astoria takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Hood River in September, Astoria is a bit cooler at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lincoln City.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Flavel House Museum ©
Flavel House Museum
Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
Columbia River Maritime Museum

2
nights
Lincoln City

Lincoln City ©
Lincoln City is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): stroll through Roads End State Recreation Site, take in the exciting artwork at Rock Your World: Pacific Northwest Gem & Jewelry Gallery, view the masterpieces at Freed Gallery, thenkick back and relax at Taft Bay, thentake in the exciting artwork at Mossy Creek Pottery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Alderhouse Glass Blowers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Lincoln City Glass Center, thentake an in-depth tour of North Lincoln County Historical Museum, thenkick back and relax at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Gleneden Beach State Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lincoln City trip builder.

You can drive from Astoria to Lincoln City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Astoria in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Lincoln City, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yachats.

Things to do in Lincoln City

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Gleneden Beach State Park, Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Roads End State Recreation Site ©
Roads End State Recreation Site
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area
Lincoln City Glass Center ©
Lincoln City Glass Center

1
night
Yachats

Yachats ©
Yachats is a small coastal city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Yachats State Park, thenexplore the striking landscape at Thor's Well, thentake a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, and finally trek along Hobbit Trail.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yachats tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lincoln City to Yachats in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Yachats can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Yachats

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Hobbit Trail
Highlights from your plan
Thor's Well ©
Thor's Well
Yachats State Park ©
Yachats State Park

2
nights
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Cape Blanco Lighthouse, explore the striking landscape at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coquille Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Bandon Historical Society Museum, identify plant and animal life at South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, thenkick back and relax at Bastendorff Beach, and finally stroll through Whiskey Run Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bandon travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yachats to Bandon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. September in Bandon sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Charleston, Cape Blanco Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Cape Blanco Lighthouse ©
Cape Blanco Lighthouse
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Coquille Point ©
Coquille Point

3
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.
Willamette Valley has been added to your itinerary. On the 15th (Sun), admire the verdant scenery at Willamette Valley, admire the landmark architecture of Pittock Mansion, take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, wander the streets of Northwest (Nob Hill), thentake an in-depth tour of Oregon Historical Society, and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mount Angel Abbey, thendo a tasting at Stoller Family Estate, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Live Laugh Love Art, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Wintler Community Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Portland travel planner.

Traveling by car from Bandon to Portland takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Bandon in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Mount Angel Abbey, Wintler Community Park, Stoller Family Estate, Live Laugh Love Art
Highlights from your plan
Willamette Valley ©
Willamette Valley
Live Laugh Love Art ©
Live Laugh Love Art
Stoller Family Estate ©
Stoller Family Estate

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Get some cultural insight at Tillamook County Pioneer Museum and Cannon Beach History Center and Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Hug Point State Park and Manzanita Beach. Go for a jaunt from Cannon Beach to Rockaway Beach to see Cedar Wetlands Preserve about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, get engrossed in the history at Seaside Museum & Historical Society, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cannon Beach Distillery, and immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Portland to Cannon Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Portland, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cannon Beach, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Eugene.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Seaside, Manzanita Beach, Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, Cedar Wetlands Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park
Hug Point State Park ©
Hug Point State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

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Eugene

Eugene ©
Eugene is a city of the Pacific Northwest located in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): walk around Pre's Trail, look for gifts at Down to Earth Home, Garden, & Gift, thenexamine the collection at Museum of Natural and Cultural History, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Delta Ponds City Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): trek along Ridgeline Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Cascades Raptor Center, thenadmire the masterpieces at Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, and finally hike along Dorris Ranch.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Eugene trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Eugene takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in September, expect nights in Eugene to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Eugene

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Dorris Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Cascades Raptor Center ©
Cascades Raptor Center
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art ©
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
Dorris Ranch ©
Dorris Ranch

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