8 days in Oregon Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Itinerary

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8 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: Tucson
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Florence
— 2 nights
+3
bus + taxi + Fly + shuttle:  7​h 45​min
End: Tucson

2
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 27th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden and then take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden. Keep things going the next day: get to know the resident critters at Oregon Zoo, contemplate the long history of Pittock Mansion, then make a trip to Pioneer Courthouse Square, then look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, and finally admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

Plan my day in Portland using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Tucson to Portland is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Tucson to Portland, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Portland is little chillier than Tucson - with highs of 83°F and lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Multnomah Falls, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Haystack Rock, then appreciate the history behind Seaside Beach Lewis and Clark Monument, and finally pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, and then take in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cannon Beach tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Portland to Cannon Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Portland in July: highs in Cannon Beach hover around 69°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Astoria, Seaside Beach Lewis and Clark Monument
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Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Fort Stevens State Park ©
Fort Stevens State Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, and then take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Newport trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, Newport is little chillier than Cannon Beach - with highs of 63°F and lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums
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Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Newport's Historic Bayfront ©
Newport's Historic Bayfront

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 2nd (Fri), take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then take a leisurely stroll along Yachats coastline, then enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, and finally don't miss a visit to Siuslaw River Bridge. On the next day, enjoy some diversion at Sand Master Park and then putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Florence holiday planner.

Getting from Newport to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors Fun & Games Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Yachats
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures

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