8 days in Sacramento & Oregon Itinerary

8 days in Sacramento & Oregon Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sacramento
— 2 nights
2
Hood River
— 1 night
3
Portland
— 2 nights
4
Cannon Beach
— 1 night
5
Yachats
— 1 night

2
nights
Sacramento

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sacramento: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa) and St. Helena (Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, Modus Operandi Cellars, &more). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, take an in-depth tour of California State Capitol Museum, and look for gifts at Evangeline's.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sacramento visit planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Sacramento. In August, daily temperatures in Sacramento can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hood River.

Things to do in Sacramento

Wineries Tours Museums

Side Trips

St. Helena, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Wine Tours & Tastings
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

1
night
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, thenhike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and then don't miss a visit to The Dalles Murals.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Hood River trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Sacramento to Hood River in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Sacramento, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Hood River, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, The Dalles Murals, Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail
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Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area ©
Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail ©

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, thentake in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and finally get outside with Portland Timbers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Multnomah Falls, make a trip to Pioneer Courthouse Square, thenadmire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, and finally get to know the resident critters at Oregon Zoo.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner.

You can drive from Hood River to Portland in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

1
night
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, thenkick back and relax at Haystack Rock, and then kick back and relax at Cannon Beach.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Cannon Beach fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Portland to Cannon Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Portland in August; daily highs in Cannon Beach reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Yachats.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

1
night
Yachats

Yachats ©
Yachats is a small coastal city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the waterfront at Yachats coastline, cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, and then admire the majestic nature at Yachats State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yachats trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Yachats in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cannon Beach in August: highs in Yachats hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yachats

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Yachats State Park ©
Yachats State Park

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