8 days in Oregon Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Itinerary

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8 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: Buffalo
Fly:  12​h
1
Bend
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Bandon
— 1 day
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Buffalo

3
nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint, then take in the dramatic natural features at Newberry National Volcanic Monument, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tumalo Falls.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bend day trip app .

Buffalo to Bend is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Buffalo to Bend. Traveling from Buffalo in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Bend, with lows of 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Newberry National Volcanic Monument ©
Mt. Bachelor Ski Area ©
Mt. Bachelor Ski Area

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.
On the 8th (Tue), stop by Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy and then admire the majestic nature at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Newport online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Bend to Newport takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bend in May, expect nights in Newport to be somewhat warmer, around 45°F, while days are slightly colder, around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Yachats coastline, Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy
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Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©
Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach
Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy ©
Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park and then enjoy some diversion at Sandland Adventures.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Newport to Florence in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In May in Florence, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Florence

Nature Parks Fun & Games
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Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park ©
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures

1
day
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. On the 11th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at West Coast Game Park Safari and then look for all kinds of wild species at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bandon trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Bandon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Bandon are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bandon

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
West Coast Game Park Safari ©
West Coast Game Park Safari

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