8 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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8 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Edmonton
Fly + Bus:  11 h 15 min
1
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Seaside
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Edmonton

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, observe the fascinating underwater world at Oregon Coast Aquarium, and then take a leisurely stroll along Yachats coastline. On your second day here, enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, then take in the exciting artwork at Lincoln City Glass Center, then kick back and relax at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, and finally take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Newport trip tool .

Edmonton, Canada to Newport is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Edmonton to Newport, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Newport is a bit cooler than Edmonton - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Beaches Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lincoln City Glass Center, Yachats coastline
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area ©

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well, then take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then visit a coastal fixture at Heceta Head Lighthouse, and finally putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): Head underground at Sea Lion Caves, take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Churn, and then gear up at Sand Master Park.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Florence day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Newport to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Seaside.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yachats
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Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves

3
nights
Seaside

Seaside ©
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 12th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, then examine the collection at Seaside Inverted Experience, then admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the exhibits of Columbia River Maritime Museum, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Seaside Aquarium, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock.

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Traveling by car from Florence to Seaside takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Astoria, Cannon Beach
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Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

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