29 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

29 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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29 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Fairbanks
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  13​h
1
Astoria
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Brookings
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Coos Bay
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Florence
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Newport
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Pacific City
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Fairbanks

4
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 Cannon Beach and Fort Clatsop National Memorial. Relax by the water at Haystack Rock and Manzanita Beach. Explore Astoria's surroundings by going to Cannon Beach (Hug Point State Park, Ecola State Park, & more) and Seaside Aquarium (in Seaside). There's much more to do: pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, snap pictures at Astoria-Megler Bridge, immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, and see the interesting displays at Seaside Inverted Experience.

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Fairbanks to Astoria is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Fairbanks to Astoria is 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Fairbanks in June: highs in Astoria hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Brookings.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside, Manzanita Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Fort Clatsop National Memorial ©
Fort Clatsop National Memorial

4
nights
Brookings

Brookings ©
Brookings is a city in Curry County, Oregon, United States. Visiting Harris Beach State Park and Alfred A Loeb State Park will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Lone Ranch Beach and China Beach. Explore Brookings' surroundings by going to Gold Beach (Arch Rock Brewing Company, Otter Point State Recreation Site, & more) and Humbug Mountain State Park (in Port Orford). There's still lots to do: cruise along Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, immerse yourself in nature at McVay Rock State Recreation Site, walk around Azalea Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Oregon Redwood Trail.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Brookings route planner .

Traveling by car from Astoria to Brookings takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Brookings

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Gold Beach, Humbug Mountain State Park
Highlights from your plan
Harris Beach State Park ©
Harris Beach State Park
Lone Ranch Beach ©
Lone Ranch Beach

4
nights
Coos Bay

Coos Bay ©
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Visiting Shore Acres State Park and West Coast Game Park Safari will get you outdoors. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bandon State Park and Coquille Point. Change things up with these side-trips from Coos Bay: Bandon (Coquille River Lighthouse, Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, & more). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Cape Arago State Park, stroll the grounds of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery, play a few rounds at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, and get engrossed in the history at Oregon Coast Historical Railway.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Coos Bay travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Brookings to Coos Bay takes 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bandon, South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Shore Acres State Park ©
Shore Acres State Park
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Cape Arago State Park ©
Cape Arago State Park

5
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Get outdoors at Sea Lion Caves and Hobbit Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area (in Reedsport) and Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest & Devil's Churn). Spend the 15th (Mon) exploring nature at Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. There's still lots to do: get all the equipment you need at Sand Master Park, tee off at Ocean Dunes Golf Links, try for a hole-in-one at Sandland Adventures, and enjoy the sand and surf at Heceta Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

You can drive from Coos Bay to Florence in 1.5 hours. July in Florence sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yachats, Reedsport
Highlights from your plan
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves
Sand Master Park ©
Sand Master Park

6
nights
Newport

Newport ©
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: Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area and Nye Beach. Get outdoors at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Venture out of the city with trips to Gleneden Beach State Park (in Gleneden Beach), Lincoln City (Taft Bay & Lincoln City Glass Center) and Yachats coastline (in Yachats). There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront, admire the majestic nature at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, and cruise along Otter Crest Loop.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Newport trip planner .

You can drive from Florence to Newport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in July, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pacific City.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Gleneden Beach State Park, Beverly Beach State Park, Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©
Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Pacific City

Pacific City ©
Pacific City is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area and Rockaway Beach Wayside. Step out of the city life by going to Cape Lookout State Park and Roads End State Recreation Site. Get out of town with these interesting Pacific City side-trips: Cedar Wetlands Preserve (in Rockaway Beach), Tillamook (Tillamook Air Museum, Bayocean Peninsula County Park, & more) and Prehistoric (in Lincoln City). It doesn't end there: try your luck at Chinook Winds Casino & Convention Center and identify plant and animal life at Nevor Shellfish Farm.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Pacific City travel planner.

Traveling by car from Newport to Pacific City takes 1.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Newport to Pacific City is 1 hour. When traveling from Newport in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Pacific City, with highs around 69°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pacific City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tillamook, Lincoln City, Rockaway Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area ©
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside
Cape Lookout State Park ©
Cape Lookout State Park

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