5 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

5 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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5 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
+2
Fly + Tram + Bus:  7 h 30 min
1
Seaside
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Florence
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Salt Lake City

2
nights
Seaside

Seaside ©
Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: observe the fascinating underwater world at Seaside Aquarium, admire the majestic nature at Fort Stevens State Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Maritime Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Seaside travel route app.

Salt Lake City to Seaside is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salt Lake City to Seaside, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Salt Lake City in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Seaside: temperatures range from 62°F by day to 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Astoria
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 14th (Thu), observe the fascinating underwater world at Oregon Coast Aquarium, take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront, and then identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Newport trip maker site.

Getting from Seaside to Newport by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May in Newport, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
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Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area ©
Newport's Historic Bayfront ©
Newport's Historic Bayfront

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get lost in a book at Siuslaw Public Library, then Head underground at Sea Lion Caves, and then take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner.

Getting from Newport to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest
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Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves
Siuslaw Public Library ©
Siuslaw Public Library

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