9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Drive:  6​h 45​min
1
Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Bandon
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Newport
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Vancouver

3
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Get a sense of the local culture at Tillamook Rock Light and The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks. Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and Rockaway Beach Wayside. Explore Cannon Beach's surroundings by going to Astoria (Astoria Column & Astoria Oregon Riverwalk). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, examine the collection at Seaside Inverted Experience, take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and enjoy the sand and surf at Manzanita Beach.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cannon Beach trip planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Cannon Beach is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Astoria, Manzanita, Seaside Inverted Experience, Rockaway Beach Wayside
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Spas
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside

1
night
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. On the 3rd (Tue), admire the majestic nature at Bandon State Park, stop by Face Rock Creamery, then admire the majestic nature at Bullards Beach State Park, and finally contemplate the long history of Coquille River Lighthouse. On your second day here, enjoy the sea views from Cape Blanco Lighthouse, then immerse yourself in nature at Cape Blanco State Park, and then contemplate the long history of Hughes Historic House.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Bandon driving holiday planner.

Getting from Cannon Beach to Bandon by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Bandon

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Port Orford
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Bandon State Park ©
Bandon State Park
Cape Blanco Lighthouse ©
Cape Blanco Lighthouse
Hughes Historic House ©
Hughes Historic House

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Get outdoors at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area and Cape Foulweather. Discover out-of-the-way places like Roads End State Recreation Site and Thor's Well. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Newport: Earthworks Gallery (in Yachats), Lincoln City (Prehistoric & Lincoln City Glass Center) and Hobbit Trail (in Florence). There's much more to do: explore and take pictures at Otter Crest Loop, immerse yourself in nature at South Beach State Park, snap pictures at Yaquina Bay Bridge, and look for gifts at Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Newport trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Bandon to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Newport, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Yachats, Hobbit Trail
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Cape Foulweather ©
Cape Foulweather
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Roads End State Recreation Site ©
Roads End State Recreation Site

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