9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Moncton
Fly + Drive:  20​h
1
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Astoria
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Moncton

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, then admire the majestic nature at Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, and then enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, then identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, then stop by Made in Oregon, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Newport journey site .

Moncton, Canada to Newport is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Moncton to Newport. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Moncton in April, with highs in Newport at 15°C and lows at 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tillamook.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Heceta Head Lighthouse, Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest
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1
night
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Meares Lighthouse, then look for gifts at Blue Heron Cheese & Wine Company, and finally take a memorable drive along Three Capes Scenic Drive.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tillamook travel route app .

Traveling by car from Newport to Tillamook takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Newport to Tillamook, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Astoria.

Things to do in Tillamook

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Three Capes Scenic Drive
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Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse
Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum
Three Capes Scenic Drive ©
Three Capes Scenic Drive

4
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Visit Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Lightship Columbia for their historical value. Get outdoors at Haystack Rock and Fort Stevens State Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Astoria: Lewis & Clark Salt Works (in Seaside) and Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach & Ecola State Park). And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Astoria Column, appreciate the history behind Chief Comcomly Memorial, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks, and snap pictures at Astoria-Megler Bridge.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Astoria itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Tillamook to Astoria takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Lewis & Clark Salt Works
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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