8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Powell Butte
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Yachats
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Cannon Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Portland
— Few hours
Fly:  7​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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stop by Powell's City of Books.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Portland online trip itinerary builder .

Newark to Portland is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to Portland due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Portland when traveling from Newark in September, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Powell Butte.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

2
nights
Powell Butte

Powell Butte ©
Powell Butte is an unincorporated community in Crook County, Oregon, United States, and named after the nearby Powell Buttes. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): examine the collection at Petersen Rock Garden and Museum and then immerse yourself in nature at Smith Rock State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Trail to Benham Falls, then take a stroll through City of Sisters, and then immerse yourself in nature at Cline Falls State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Powell Butte online vacation planner .

You can drive from Portland to Powell Butte in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Portland in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Powell Butte, with lows of 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Yachats.

Things to do in Powell Butte

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Redmond, Trail to Benham Falls, City of Sisters
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Smith Rock State Park ©
Smith Rock State Park
Trail to Benham Falls ©
Trail to Benham Falls
City of Sisters ©
City of Sisters

1
night
Yachats

Yachats ©
Yachats is a small coastal city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest and then visit a coastal fixture at Heceta Head Lighthouse. Keep things going the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Yachats coastline, then look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, and then take in the views from Yaquina Bay Bridge.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yachats sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Powell Butte to Yachats in 4.5 hours. When traveling from Powell Butte in September, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Yachats: temperatures range from 64°F by day to 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Yachats

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Newport, Heceta Head Lighthouse
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse

1
night
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): indulge your taste buds at Seaside Candyman and then identify plant and animal life at Astoria Column.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannon Beach trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Yachats to Cannon Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Cannon Beach can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Outdoors Nature

few
hours
Portland

Portland ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Pittock Mansion, examine the collection at Portland Art Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Portland attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in September, expect nights in Portland to be about the same, around 55°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Portland Art Museum ©
Portland Art Museum
Lan Su Chinese Garden ©
Lan Su Chinese Garden
Pittock Mansion ©
Pittock Mansion

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