10 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

10 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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10 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Tucson
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  9​h 45​min
1
Astoria
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Lincoln City
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Florence
— 2 nights
+3
bus + taxi + Fly + shuttle:  7​h 45​min
End: Tucson

3
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Popular historic sites such as Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Lewis & Clark Salt Works are in your itinerary. We've included these beaches for you: Cannon Beach and Manzanita Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Astoria: Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock & Ecola State Park). Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks, pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, visit a coastal fixture at Lightship Columbia, and see the interesting displays at Columbia River Maritime Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Astoria visit planning app .

Tucson to Astoria is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tucson to Astoria due to the time zone difference. In July, Astoria is much colder than Tucson - with highs of 69°F and lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Lincoln City.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Manzanita Beach, Lewis & Clark Salt Works
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Manzanita Beach ©
Manzanita Beach
Fort Clatsop National Memorial ©
Fort Clatsop National Memorial

3
nights
Lincoln City

Lincoln City ©
Lincoln City is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. You'll get in some beach time at Nye Beach and Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area. Yaquina Head Lighthouse and Tillamook Air Museum will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Lincoln City side-trips: Cape Meares Lighthouse (in Tillamook), Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area (in Pacific City) and Oregon Coast Aquarium (in Newport). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Lincoln City Glass Center, stroll around Whale Park, take an in-depth tour of Prehistoric, and immerse yourself in nature at Gleneden Beach State Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Lincoln City travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Astoria to Lincoln City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Astoria in July; daily highs in Lincoln City reach 63°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Lincoln City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Newport, Tillamook, Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, Gleneden Beach State Park, Whale Park
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Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Yaquina Head Lighthouse ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse
Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 30th (Tue), take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, then take in the waterfront at Yachats coastline, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Yachats State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sea views from Umpqua River Lighthouse and then get your game on at Sandland Adventures.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner .

Getting from Lincoln City to Florence by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yachats, Umpqua River Lighthouse
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Heceta Head Lighthouse ©
Heceta Head Lighthouse
Umpqua River Lighthouse ©
Umpqua River Lighthouse
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures

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