Discover Oregon’s beautiful and dramatic coast, visit the air museum and cheese factory in Tillamook and enjoy a tasty lunch with Oregon wine. During the drive, enjoy impressive views of Saddle Mountain, one of Oregon's highest peaks and the Astoria-Megler Bridge, noted as the longest bridge in Oregon.
As your coach winds its way along the 110-mile section of the Pacific Coast Highway, you'll travel through the Oregon Coast Range. You'll pass Seaside, a charming village with boutiques, art galleries and miles of beach. As you continue south, you’ll also pass Cannon Beach, famous for the natural phenomenon known as Haystack Rock. You’ll make a brief stop here on your return drive to Astoria.
You’ll visit the Tillamook Air Museum, which houses a rare World War II blimp hangar that is over 15 stories high and stretches over seven acres. You’ll see a variety of U.S. warplanes and aircraft here and explore the exhibit hall to see historical wartime and aviation artifacts.
Enjoy a tasty lunch at the Blue Heron French Cheese Company, known for their Artisan sandwiches and salads and sample local wines offered by the glass. You’ll also visit the Tillamook Cheese Factory - the farmer-owners have been producing quality dairy products here since 1909. Watch the cheese makers at work, enjoy a sample or two and indulge in some ice cream and fudge.