7 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

7 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Oregon Coast trip planner

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Fly to Southwest Oregon Regional Airport, Drive to Coos Bay
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Coos Bay
— 1 day
Drive
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Newport
— 3 nights
Drive
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Seaside
— 3 nights
Fly

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Coos Bay

— 1 day
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Shore Acres State Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Coos Bay trip planning tool.

Phoenix to Coos Bay is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Phoenix in June: high temperatures in Coos Bay hover around 65°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Nature · Parks
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Newport: Florence (Sea Lion Caves & Heceta Head Lighthouse) and Yachats (Yachats coastline & Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest). There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Oregon Coast Aquarium, look for gifts at Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy, take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront, and identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Newport trip planner.

Traveling by car from Coos Bay to Newport takes 2.5 hours. In June in Newport, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Seaside.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Seaside

— 3 nights
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Take a break from Seaside with a short trip to Cloud and Leaf Bookstore in Manzanita, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, stroll through Astoria Column, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Seaside Aquarium.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seaside trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Newport to Seaside takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Seaside, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Oregon Coast travel guide

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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.