23 days in Oregon Itinerary

23 days in Oregon Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Oregon vacation planner
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Hood River
— 4 nights
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Bend
— 4 nights
Drive
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Brookings
— 2 nights
Drive
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Coos Bay
— 3 nights
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Newport
— 3 nights
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Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
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Portland — 2 nights

City of Roses

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Room Escape Games as well as Bridal Veil Falls. Explore hidden gems such as Oneonta Gorge and Willamette Valley. Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: The Oregon Garden (in Silverton), Schreiner's Iris Gardens (in Salem) and Corbett (Vista House & Latourell Falls).

Take the guesswork out of planning a Portland vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Oslo, Norway to Portland is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Oslo to Portland. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Oslo in June: high temperatures in Portland hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Hood River.
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Hood River — 4 nights

The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Mount Hood and Mirror Lake Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge and Wahkeena Falls. Change things up with these side-trips from Hood River: Bonneville Lock & Dam (in Cascade Locks), River Rafting & Tubing (in Maupin) and Timberline Lodge and Ski Area (in Timberline Lodge). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Bonneville Hatchery, contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, examine the collection at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, and admire the majestic nature at Starvation Creek State Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hood River trip website.

You can drive from Portland to Hood River in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Portland, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Hood River, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to fly to Bend.
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Bend — 4 nights

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Newberry National Volcanic Monument and Fishing Charters & Tours. Get outdoors at Tumalo Falls and Off-Road Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bend: John Day Fossil Beds National Monument (in John Day) and Sisters (Sahalie and Koosah Falls & Proxy Falls). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Lava River Cave and trek along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bend trip maker website.

Fly from Hood River to Bend in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Bend when traveling from Hood River in June, with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Brookings.
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Brookings — 2 nights

Brookings is a city in Curry County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Harris Beach State Park, then explore and take pictures at Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, and then admire all the interesting features of Welcome to California. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Otter Point State Recreation Site, admire the majestic nature at Alfred A Loeb State Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lone Ranch Beach.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Brookings day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bend to Brookings takes 6 hours. When traveling from Bend in June, plan for little chillier days in Brookings, with highs around 23°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Coos Bay.
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Coos Bay — 3 nights

Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Discover out-of-the-way places like Wildlife Safari and Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint. Step out of the city life by going to Shore Acres State Park and Circles in the Sand. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coos Bay: Reedsport (Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area & Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area).

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Coos Bay vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Brookings to Coos Bay takes 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Newport.
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Newport — 3 nights

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
We've included these beaches for you: Nye Beach and Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area. Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Cape Foulweather. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newport: White Wolf Sanctuary & Educational Facility (in Tidewater) and Yachats (Devil's Churn & Yachats coastline). There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Seal Rock State Wayside, stop by The Kite Company, admire all the interesting features of Otter Crest Loop, and take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Newport driving holiday planning app.

Drive from Coos Bay to Newport in 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cannon Beach.
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Cannon Beach — 3 nights

Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hug Point State Park and Oswald West State Park. We've included these beaches for you: Manzanita Beach and Rockaway Beach Wayside. Take a break from Cannon Beach with a short trip to Cedar Wetlands Preserve in Rockaway Beach, about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Haystack Rock, take in the exciting artwork at Bronze Coast Gallery, immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cannon Beach online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Newport to Cannon Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Oregon travel guide

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Gardens · State Parks · Specialty Museums
A land of many faces, Oregon is at once a state of rugged rocky coastlines and deep forests, as well as vibrant cities and small towns packed with award-winning restaurants and trendy shops. With nearly half of its land covered by dense fir, redwood, and pine forests, the state protects varied plant and animal life inside three national parks. In addition to pristine waterfalls, beaches, and lakes perfect for a holiday in nature, Oregon also offers numerous urban tourist attractions. Portland, the state's largest metropolis, notably includes more breweries than any other city in the world, and its central location makes it an ideal base for day trips to Oregon's emerging wine region and many parks.
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