9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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Coos Bay
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 1 night
3
Newport
— 2 nights
4
Rockaway Beach
— 1 night
5
Astoria
— 1 night
6
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights

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Coos Bay

Coos Bay ©
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Cape Arago State Park. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint and then admire the majestic nature at Shore Acres State Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Coos Bay day trip website.

Oakland to Coos Bay is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Oakland in July: highs in Coos Bay hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Florence.

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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
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Shore Acres State Park ©
Shore Acres State Park
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Cape Arago State Park ©
Cape Arago State Park

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Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. On the 6th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well, take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Sea Lion Caves, and finally enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planning app.

Drive from Coos Bay to Florence in 1.5 hours. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Historic Sites

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Yachats
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Sea Lion Caves ©
Sea Lion Caves
Thor's Well ©
Thor's Well

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Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oregon Coast Aquarium, take a leisurely stroll along Yachats coastline, and then explore the striking landscape at Devil's Churn. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, thenidentify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, and finally walk around Whale Park.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Newport holiday planner.

You can drive from Florence to Newport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Newport, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rockaway Beach.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yachats, Whale Park
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Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline
Oregon Coast Aquarium ©
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Newport's Historic Bayfront ©
Newport's Historic Bayfront

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Rockaway Beach

Rockaway Beach ©
Rockaway Beach is a city in Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Tillamook Air Museum, thenhike along Cedar Wetlands Preserve, thenkick back and relax at Manzanita Beach, and finally admire the majestic nature at Nehalem Bay State Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rockaway Beach vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Newport to Rockaway Beach takes 2 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Newport in July, expect nights in Rockaway Beach to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Astoria.

Things to do in Rockaway Beach

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manzanita Beach, Tillamook Air Museum, Nehalem Bay State Park
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Nehalem Bay State Park ©
Nehalem Bay State Park
Tillamook Air Museum ©
Tillamook Air Museum

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Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, explore the activities along Columbia River Maritime Museum, thentake in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Astoria journey planner.

You can drive from Rockaway Beach to Astoria in 1.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rockaway Beach to Astoria. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Museums
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Astoria Column ©
Astoria Column
Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
Columbia River Maritime Museum
Fort Stevens State Park ©
Fort Stevens State Park

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, immerse yourself in nature at Hug Point State Park, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, thenview the masterpieces at Icefire Glassworks, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach.

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Traveling by car from Astoria to Cannon Beach takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Cannon Beach sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

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

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