30 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

30 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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30 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Drive:  6 h 15 min
1
Astoria
— 7 nights
Drive:  7 h
2
Gold Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Bandon
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Florence
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Newport
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Tillamook
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Tram + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Vancouver

7
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Change things up with these side-trips from Astoria: Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock, Cannon Beach, &more) and Seaside (Turnaround at Seaside, Seaside Aquarium, &more). There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Astoria Column, stroll through Astoria Oregon Riverwalk, examine the collection at Flavel House Museum, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Astoria trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Astoria is an approximately 6.5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Astoria sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Gold Beach.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Seaside, Cannon Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

3
nights
Gold Beach

Gold Beach ©
Gold Beach is a city in and the county seat of Curry County, Oregon, United States, on the Oregon Coast. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gold Beach: Brookings (Harris Beach State Park & Alfred A Loeb State Park). The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, immerse yourself in nature at Humbug Mountain State Park, make a trip to Rogue River Bridge, and get great views at Natural Bridges Viewpoint.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gold Beach online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Astoria to Gold Beach takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In September, daytime highs in Gold Beach are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bandon.

Things to do in Gold Beach

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Brookings, Humbug Mountain State Park
Highlights from your plan
Harris Beach State Park ©
Harris Beach State Park
Arch Rock Brewing Company ©
Arch Rock Brewing Company

5
nights
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bandon: Port Orford (Port Orford Heads State Park, Cape Blanco Lighthouse, &more) and Coos Bay (Cape Arago State Park, Shore Acres State Park, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, stop by Face Rock Creamery, identify plant and animal life at West Coast Game Park Safari, and view the masterpieces at Washed Ashore - Gallery & Workshop.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bandon trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Gold Beach to Bandon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Coos Bay, Port Orford, 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
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort ©
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort

5
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Reedsport (Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area & Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area), Umpqua River Lighthouse (in Winchester Bay) and Yachats (Devil's Churn & Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest). There's lots more to do: get your game on at Sandland Adventures, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hobbit Trail, admire the majestic nature at Darlingtonia State Natural Site, and get great views at Strawberry Hill Wayside.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bandon to Florence in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Reedsport, Yachats, Umpqua River Lighthouse, Museum,and Gift shop
Highlights from your plan
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves

5
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lincoln City (Prehistoric, Chinook Winds Casino & Convention Center, &more) and Yachats (Earthworks Gallery, Bazalgette the Whale at Whale Park, &more). The adventure continues: meet the residents at Oregon Coast Aquarium, hike along Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, explore the striking landscape at Cape Foulweather, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Newport trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Newport by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September in Newport, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tillamook.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, Yachats, Lincoln City
Highlights from your plan
Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Newport's Historic Bayfront ©
Newport's Historic Bayfront

4
nights
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tillamook: Manzanita (Cloud and Leaf Bookstore & Manzanita Beach), Kelly's Brighton Marina (in Rockaway Beach) and Nehalem Bay State Park (in Nehalem). The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Oswald West State Park, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Meares Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Rockaway Beach Wayside, and see the interesting displays at Tillamook Air Museum.

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

Drive from Newport to Tillamook in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tillamook

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Oswald West State Park, Nehalem Bay State Park, Three Capes Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum

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