9 days in Oregon Itinerary

9 days in Oregon Itinerary

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Portland
— 1 night
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
3
Newport
— 3 nights
4
Florence
— 2 nights

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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 28th (Tue): look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, stroll through Oneonta Gorge, and then trek along Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Forest Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Willamette River Trail, and then steep yourself in history at Columbia River Highway.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Portland. July in Portland sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Columbia River Highway, Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge, Willamette River Trail, Oneonta Gorge
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Oneonta Gorge ©
Oneonta Gorge
Columbia River Highway ©
Columbia River Highway
Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge ©
Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): stroll through Cannon Beach, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and then admire the majestic nature at Hug Point State Park. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Manzanita Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Rockaway Beach Wayside, and then immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Portland to Cannon Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Portland in July, expect nights in Cannon Beach to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit cooler, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Manzanita Beach, Rockaway Beach Wayside
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Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside
Hug Point State Park ©
Hug Point State Park

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lincoln City Glass Center and Hatfield Marine Science Center. Relax by the water at Nye Beach and Roads End State Recreation Site. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newport: Pacific City (Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area & Green Acres Beach & Trail Rides). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, take a memorable drive along Otter Crest Loop, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Newport journey planning app.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Cannon Beach in July: high temperatures in Newport hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Depoe Bay, Pacific City, Lincoln City
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Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area ©
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area

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Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, explore the striking landscape at Devil's Churn, and then immerse yourself in nature at Darlingtonia State Natural Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, visit a coastal fixture at Umpqua River Lighthouse, Museum,and Gift shop, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well.

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Traveling by car from Newport to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Yachats, Umpqua River Lighthouse, Museum,and Gift shop, Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area
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Devil's Churn ©
Devil's Churn
Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area ©
Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area

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