13 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

13 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

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13 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

Fort Wayne
Fly + bus:  10​h 30​min
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
Astoria
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Fort Wayne

3
days
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Shop till you drop at The Chocolate Frog and Oregon Oyster Farms. Relax by the water at Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area and Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area. Change things up with a short trip to Prehistoric in Lincoln City (about 42 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: cruise along Otter Crest Loop, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, immerse yourself in nature at South Beach State Park, and look for gifts at Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy.

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Fort Wayne to Newport is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Wayne to Newport is minus 3 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Fort Wayne in August: high temperatures in Newport hover around 64°F and lows are around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, The Chocolate Frog, Seal Rock State Wayside, Prehistoric, Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
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Seal Rock State Wayside ©
Seal Rock State Wayside
The Chocolate Frog
The Chocolate Frog
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
days
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Arcadia Beach State Recreation Area, then look for gifts at Tillamook Country Smoker, and then contemplate the long history of Tillamook Air Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cannon Beach route planner .

Traveling by car from Newport to Cannon Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Newport in August: highs in Cannon Beach hover around 70°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Seaside, Tillamook Country Smoker, Tillamook Air Museum
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Tillamook Country Smoker ©
Tillamook Country Smoker
Tillamook Air Museum
Tillamook Air Museum
Icefire Glassworks ©
Icefire Glassworks

3
days
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Grays Harbor Lighthouse and Lightship Columbia. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Astoria Column and Twin Harbors Beach State Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Astoria: Jack's Country Store (in Ocean Park), Willapa National Wildlife Refuge (in Ilwaco) and Lake Sacajawea Park (in Longview).

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Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Astoria takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Astoria, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Westport, Lake Sacajawea Park, Jack's Country Store, Willapa National Wildlife Refuge
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Willapa National Wildlife Refuge ©
Willapa National Wildlife Refuge
Jack's Country Store ©
Jack's Country Store
Grays Harbor Lighthouse ©
Grays Harbor Lighthouse

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hours
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.
For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland road trip planning website .

You can drive from Astoria to Portland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Astoria in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

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Neighborhoods Shopping
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2
days
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for gifts at Chukar Cherries and then look for gifts at Starbucks Reserve - Roastery and Tasting Room. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kerry Park, then get a taste of the local shopping with West Seattle Junction, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle travel planner .

Fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in August, you will find days in Seattle are a bit cooler (79°F), and nights are about the same (61°F). You will leave for home on the 16th (Thu).

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery, Ed Munro Seahurst Park, LeMay - America's Car Museum
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West Seattle Junction ©
West Seattle Junction
Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery ©
Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery
LeMay - America's Car Museum ©
LeMay - America's Car Museum

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