8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
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The Dalles
— 2 nights
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Seaside
— 1 night
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Long Beach
— 1 night
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Portland
— 2 nights

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): cruise along Rim Dr. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Crater Lake National Park trip itinerary builder site.

Denver to Crater Lake National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Denver to Crater Lake National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Crater Lake National Park are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to The Dalles.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
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Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Rim Dr ©
Rim Dr

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The Dalles

The Dalles ©
The Dalles is the county seat and largest city of Wasco County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, see the interesting displays at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, and then do a tasting at Idiot's Grace. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Fire Museum in City Hall, then see the interesting displays at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, then hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and finally explore and take pictures at Hood River County Fruit Loop.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the The Dalles trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Crater Lake National Park to The Dalles takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Seaside.

Things to do in The Dalles

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area ©
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum ©
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum
Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum ©

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Seaside

Seaside ©
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach, then explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Seaside Aquarium, and finally pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Seaside online route planner.

Traveling by car from The Dalles to Seaside takes 3 hours. When traveling from The Dalles in September, plan for little chillier days in Seaside, with highs around 69°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Long Beach.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Seaside Aquarium ©
Seaside Aquarium
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take a memorable drive along Long Beach, then stroll through Long Beach, then view the masterpieces at Don Nisbett Art Gallery, and finally snap pictures at Astoria-Megler Bridge.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Long Beach holiday maker tool.

Drive from Seaside to Long Beach in an hour. In September in Long Beach, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in Long Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Beaches

Side Trips

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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Astoria-Megler Bridge ©
Astoria-Megler Bridge
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

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Portland

Portland ©

City of Roses

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 18th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, get outside with Portland Timbers, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and finally stop by Powell's City of Books. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, walk around Tom McCall Waterfront Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Multnomah Falls.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Portland travel planning app.

Getting from Long Beach to Portland by car takes about 2.5 hours. While traveling from Long Beach, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Portland, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

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