9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  7​h 45​min
1
Astoria
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Depoe Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Bandon
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
You'll get in some beach time at Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock. Fort Clatsop National Memorial and The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Astoria: Lewis & Clark Salt Works (in Seaside) and Ecola State Park (in Cannon Beach). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, examine the collection at Seaside Inverted Experience, and take in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge.

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San Francisco to Astoria is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. In July in Astoria, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tillamook.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Astoria Column ©
Astoria Column

1
night
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Tillamook Air Museum, identify plant and animal life at Nevor Shellfish Farm, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Meares Lighthouse, then look for gifts at Blue Heron Cheese & Wine Company, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Rockaway Beach Wayside.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tillamook trip planner .

You can drive from Astoria to Tillamook in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Astoria to Tillamook due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Tillamook are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Depoe Bay.

Things to do in Tillamook

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Rockaway Beach Wayside
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Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside

1
night
Depoe Bay

Depoe Bay ©
Depoe Bay is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States, located on U.S. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get interesting insight from Tours, visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and then identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Depoe Bay road trip site .

Traveling by car from Tillamook to Depoe Bay takes 1.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Tillamook in July, plan for little chillier days in Depoe Bay, with highs around 63°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Depoe Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Newport
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Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 26th (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well, take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then visit a coastal fixture at Heceta Head Lighthouse, and finally get your game on at Sandland Adventures.

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

Traveling by car from Depoe Bay to Florence takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Florence

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Yachats
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Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse
Thor's Well ©
Thor's Well

2
nights
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): kick back and relax at Coquille Point, then identify plant and animal life at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, then admire the majestic nature at Bandon State Park, and finally enjoy the sea views from Coquille River Lighthouse. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at West Coast Game Park Safari, enjoy the sea views from Cape Blanco Lighthouse, and then contemplate the long history of Hughes Historic House.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bandon trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Florence to Bandon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bandon can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Port Orford
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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
West Coast Game Park Safari ©
West Coast Game Park Safari
Cape Blanco Lighthouse ©
Cape Blanco Lighthouse

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