9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Antonio
Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Seaside
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: San Antonio

2
nights
Seaside

Seaside ©
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Haystack Rock and Cannon Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Columbia River Maritime Museum. There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, enjoy the sea views from Lightship Columbia, and appreciate the history behind Astoria Column.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Seaside route planner.

San Antonio to Seaside is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio to Seaside, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from San Antonio in July; daily highs in Seaside reach 69°F and lows reach 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Astoria, Cannon Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

2
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, thenenjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and then identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area. On your second day here, engage your brain at Hatfield Marine Science Center, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Oregon Coast Aquarium, and then kick back and relax at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Newport trip planner.

Traveling by car from Seaside to Newport takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Seaside in July: high temperatures in Newport hover around 63°F and lows are around 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area ©
Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): Head underground at Sea Lion Caves, thencruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, thenadmire the majestic nature at Yachats State Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures, examine the collection at Given Back Bird Houses Working Museum, thenenjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, and finally head outdoors with Sand Master Park - Sandboarding.

Before you visit Florence, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Newport to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 54°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yachats
Highlights from your plan
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding ©
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding
Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves

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