8 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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8 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Fresno
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  7​h 15​min
1
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Astoria
— 3 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Fresno

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Backstreet Gallery.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Florence tour itinerary planner .

Fresno to Florence is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Fresno, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Florence, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest
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Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse
Sand Master Park ©
Sand Master Park

2
nights
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 20th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, then visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, then view the masterpieces at Mossy Creek Pottery, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Lincoln City Glass Center. Keep things going the next day: gain insight at Hatfield Marine Science Center, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, and then trek along Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Newport trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Florence to Newport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in June, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Tillamook.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Lincoln City
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Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse
Lincoln City Glass Center ©
Lincoln City Glass Center

1
night
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): examine the collection at Tillamook Air Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Meares Lighthouse, then examine the collection at Garibaldi Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Rockaway Beach Wayside.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Tillamook trip app .

Traveling by car from Newport to Tillamook takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. June in Tillamook sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Astoria.

Things to do in Tillamook

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Garibaldi Museum, Rockaway Beach Wayside
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Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside

3
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
You'll get in some beach time at Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock. Get outdoors at Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Columbia River Maritime Museum. Step out of Astoria to go to Cannon Beach and see Ecola State Park, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column and examine the collection at Seaside Inverted Experience.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Astoria attractions app .

You can drive from Tillamook to Astoria in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tillamook to Astoria due to the time zone difference. June in Astoria sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside Inverted Experience
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
Columbia River Maritime Museum

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