8 days in Oregon Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Itinerary

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8 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: Reno
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  5​h 15​min
1
Hood River
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Portland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Reno

1
night
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. On the 3rd (Mon), hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hood River trip maker app .

Reno to Hood River is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Reno in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Hood River: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Phelps Creek Vineyards ©
Phelps Creek Vineyards

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 5th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Yachats coastline, cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then look for gifts at The Chocolate Frog, and finally make a trip to Yaquina Bay Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront, then look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nye Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Newport online tour planner .

You can drive from Hood River to Newport in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Hood River in June, with highs in Newport at 61°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yachats, The Chocolate Frog
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Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach
The Chocolate Frog ©
The Chocolate Frog

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 7th (Fri), kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Icefire Glassworks, and then kick back and relax at Manzanita Beach. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, then immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, and then stop by Bronze Coast Gallery.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cannon Beach online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Newport to Cannon Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Cannon Beach can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Manzanita Beach
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Manzanita Beach ©
Manzanita Beach
Icefire Glassworks ©
Icefire Glassworks

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, then hunt for treasures at Portland Saturday Market, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden. On the next day, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oregon Zoo, then contemplate the long history of Pittock Mansion, then look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, and finally take a stroll through Pearl District.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Portland sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Cannon Beach, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Portland, ranging from highs of 77°F to lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Shopping Zoos & Aquariums
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Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Portland Saturday Market ©
Portland Saturday Market
Pearl District ©
Pearl District

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