8 days in Oregon Itinerary

8 days in Oregon Itinerary

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8 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Cannon Beach
— 4 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Newark

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Multnomah Falls and Portland Timbers. Step out of Portland with an excursion to Timberline Lodge and Ski Area in Timberline Lodge--about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: stop by Powell's City of Books, trek along Wildwood Trail, stroll around Forest Park, and identify plant and animal life at Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Portland journey planner.

Newark to Portland is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to Portland. Traveling from Newark in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Portland, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Multnomah Falls, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
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Forest Park ©
Forest Park
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area ©
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 24th (Sat), cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then tour or see a game at Sand Master Park, and then putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Florence online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Portland to Florence in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in August, things will get little chillier in Florence: highs are around 68°F and lows about 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest
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4
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Escape the urban bustle at Haystack Rock and Oswald West State Park. We've included these beaches for you: Cannon Beach and Tolovana Beach State Recreation Site. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cannon Beach: Astoria Column (in Astoria) and Rockaway Beach Wayside (in Rockaway Beach). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, kick back and relax at Manzanita Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hug Point State Recreation Site.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cannon Beach trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Florence to Cannon Beach in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. August in Cannon Beach sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hug Point State Recreation Site, Manzanita Beach, Rockaway Beach Wayside, Astoria Column
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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