9 days in Oregon Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Oregon trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Oregon Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  4​h
1
Portland
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Hood River
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Florence
— 2 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Change things up with these side-trips from Portland: Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville). Dedicate the 20th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Forest Park, take in the views from Hawthorne Bridge, and look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To plan Portland vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

San Francisco to Portland is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hood River.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

1
night
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail and then contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Hood River trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Portland to Hood River in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in May, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and then identify plant and animal life at Astoria Column. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, then stop by Bronze Coast Gallery, then take an in-depth tour of Cannon Beach History Center and Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Cannon Beach day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Hood River to Cannon Beach in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Hood River in May, you will find days in Cannon Beach are a bit cooler (62°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Astoria Column
Highlights from your plan
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then take in the waterfront at Yachats coastline, and then enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse. On your second day here, try for a hole-in-one at Sandland Adventures, then kick back and relax at Heceta Beach, and then have fun at Sand Master Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Florence vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Florence takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Yachats
Highlights from your plan
Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Sand Master Park ©
Sand Master Park

Similar Plans

10 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM CANADA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Washington State & Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 36 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans