9 days in Oregon Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Itinerary

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Portland
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Newport
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Florence
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Winston
— 1 night
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Bend
— 3 nights
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Portland

City of Roses

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden and then stop by Powell's City of Books. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Oregon Zoo, don't miss a visit to Salem's Riverfront Carousel, then take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Portland trip builder.

Newark to Portland is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Newark in August since evenings lows in Portland dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

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Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 23rd (Mon), get curious at Hatfield Marine Science Center, stroll through Nye Beach, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Newport trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Portland to Newport by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Portland in August, expect nights in Newport to be slightly colder, around 51°F, while days are much colder, around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches

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Florence

Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): experience the excitement of Sandland Adventures, admire the majestic nature at Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park, and then head outdoors with Sand Master Park - Sandboarding. Keep things going the next day: cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, explore the striking landscape at Devil's Churn, then take a leisurely stroll along Yachats coastline, and finally explore the striking landscape at Thor's Well.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planning app.

You can drive from Newport to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Winston.

Things to do in Florence

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

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Winston

Winston is a city in Douglas County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Discovery Garden, then walk around Stewart Park, Roseburg, Oregon, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Safari.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Winston trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Florence to Winston takes 2 hours. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Florence in August: highs in Winston hover around 89°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bend.

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Parks · Wildlife

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Bend

An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at Sunriver Nature Center, look and learn at Oregon Observatory, then walk around Drake Park, and finally relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Lava Cast Forest Trail, then contemplate the geological forces at Newberry National Volcanic Monument, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Lava River Cave.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bend trip maker.

You can drive from Winston to Bend in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Winston in August, expect Bend to be slightly colder, temps between 84°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bend

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

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