5 days in Oregon Coast & Amboy Itinerary

5 days in Oregon Coast & Amboy Itinerary

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Yachats — 1 day

Yachats is a small coastal city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. On the 11th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well, then explore and take pictures at Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then admire the majestic nature at Yachats State Park, and finally take in the waterfront at Yachats coastline.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Yachats sightseeing planner.

Eugene to Yachats is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a bus. November in Yachats sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 43°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Astoria.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Astoria — 2 nights

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): look for gifts at Beach Books, then kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, then explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, and finally admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the majestic nature at Fort Stevens State Park, then learn and have fun at Columbia River Maritime Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Astoria Column, and finally snap pictures at Astoria-Megler Bridge.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Astoria online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Yachats to Astoria takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daily temperatures in Astoria can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Amboy.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Side Trips

Amboy — 2 nights

Amboy is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, Washington, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): contemplate the geological forces at Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount St. Helens.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Amboy trip builder.

Getting from Astoria to Amboy by car takes about 2 hours. November in Amboy sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 38°F at night. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Side Trips

Oregon Coast travel guide

State Parks · Beaches · Geologic Formations
The Beaver State
Saved from the pitfalls of modern urban development by government decisions made in the 1910s, the Oregon coast remains one of the country's most picturesque natural places to visit, featuring more than 80 state parks. Tourism from around the world thrives here all year long, with visitors eager to drive up and down this scenic stretch of the Pacific coastline, marked by rocky headlands and lush vegetation. Crossed by rivers and dotted with dense forests, the area offers nature lovers a chance to boat, fish, hike, and whale-watch. Start your Oregon vacation by exploring the northern end of the coastline, famous for its vibrant beach resorts and quaint seaside retreats.