9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Oregon Coast travel planner

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Make it your trip
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Seaside
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lincoln City
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bandon
— 3 nights
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Seaside

— 2 nights
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Oswald West State Park and Camp 18 Logging Museum & Restaurant. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Seaside Beach and Manzanita Beach. Next up on the itinerary: view the masterpieces at Icefire Glassworks and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Seaside trip planner.

Orlando to Seaside is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Orlando to Seaside. Traveling from Orlando in May, things will get much colder in Seaside: highs are around 62°F and lows about 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Lincoln City.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Lincoln City

— 3 nights
Lincoln City is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Lincoln City Glass Center and Alderhouse Glass Blowers are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Prehistoric and Otter Crest Loop. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of North Lincoln County Historical Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Mossy Creek Pottery, and kick back and relax at Roads End State Recreation Site.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lincoln City trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Seaside to Lincoln City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Lincoln City can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Lincoln City

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Bandon

— 3 nights
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 26th (Thu): enjoy the sea views from Cape Blanco Lighthouse and then steep yourself in history at Hughes Historic House. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Bandon State Park and then visit a coastal fixture at Coquille River Lighthouse.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bandon vacation planner.

You can drive from Lincoln City to Bandon in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Bandon sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 49°F at night. On the 28th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Bandon

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Oregon Coast travel guide

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State Parks · Beaches · Geologic Formations
The Beaver State
Saved from the pitfalls of modern urban development by government decisions made in the 1910s, the Oregon coast remains one of the country's most picturesque natural places to visit, featuring more than 80 state parks. Tourism from around the world thrives here all year long, with visitors eager to drive up and down this scenic stretch of the Pacific coastline, marked by rocky headlands and lush vegetation. Crossed by rivers and dotted with dense forests, the area offers nature lovers a chance to boat, fish, hike, and whale-watch. Start your Oregon vacation by exploring the northern end of the coastline, famous for its vibrant beach resorts and quaint seaside retreats.