12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

La Grande
Drive:  7​h 15​min
Bandon
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
Astoria
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Aberdeen
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Port Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
La Grande

3
days
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Visiting Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint and Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area will get you outdoors. When in Bandon, make a side trip to see Wildlife Safari in Winston, approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: visit a coastal fixture at Coquille River Lighthouse and stop by Langlois Market.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bandon vacation planning site

La Grande to Bandon is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Bandon when traveling from La Grande in October, with lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Astoria.

Things to do in Bandon

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Langlois Market, Wildlife Safari, Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Wildlife Safari ©
Wildlife Safari
Coquille River Lighthouse
Coquille River Lighthouse

4
days
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Visit Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock for some beach relaxation. Get outdoors at Fort Clatsop National Memorial and Ecola State Park. Go for a jaunt from Astoria to Seaside to see Seaside Aquarium about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Columbia River Maritime Museum, examine the collection at Flavel House Museum, identify plant and animal life at Astoria Column, and look for gifts at Astoria Sunday Market.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Astoria online sightseeing planner

You can drive from Bandon to Astoria in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Astoria can reach 54°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside Aquarium
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Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
Columbia River Maritime Museum
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

1
day
Aberdeen

Aberdeen
Aberdeen is a city in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States, founded by Samuel Benn in 1884. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Aberdeen Museum of History and then stroll through Kurt Cobain Memorial Park.

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Getting from Astoria to Aberdeen by car takes about 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Aberdeen are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Parks Museums
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Aberdeen Museum of History
Aberdeen Museum of History

3
days
Port Angeles

Port Angeles ©
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. Visiting Hurricane Ridge and Olympic National Park will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Sol Duc Falls in Olympic National Park (about 1h 10 min away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Crescent Lake, experience rural life at Purple Haze Lavender Farm, and examine the collection at Olympic Coast Discovery Center.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Angeles trip itinerary planning site

You can drive from Aberdeen to Port Angeles in 3 hours. In November, daytime highs in Port Angeles are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Olympic National Park, Purple Haze Lavender Farm
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Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park
Olympic National Park
Sol Duc Falls ©
Sol Duc Falls

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