- Our list of the best things to do in Florence, Oregon, features the top 36 nearby activities — including 20 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Florence, OR has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, and Food & Drink.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Florence, OR , followed by 14 popular activities in nearby cities, including Yachats
Spanning a total of 15 acres, Harbor Vista County Park is a campground featuring 38 different campsites available. Other amenities available at the park include numerous picnic areas, barbecues, and views of the ocean.
Independently owned and operated, City Lights Cinema features a wide variety of filmed entertainment, including first run Hollywood films, independent and art house films, movies from all over the world, high definition performing arts, and even live events.
Nestled along 70 miles of Oregon's coastline is the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area. Visitors can hike trails through Sitka spruce forests, see migrating whales, and ocean views. The visitor's center is staffed to answer questions and often has interpretive programs.
Visitors can view the photography of Bob Keller and Donna McCoy, two leading Oregon photographers, at the Wave Gallery. The gallery is a part of the Greenhouse Marketplace, an art complex that also houses the Earthworks and Touchstone galleries.
Yachats only has 635 permanent residents but its population can swell when the tourists arrive in this resort community. Visitors can beachcomb, stroll, ride bikes, watch animals and birds, shop, play golf, ride horses, climb sand dunes, ride dune buggies, shop, and many other activities.
Visitors can view a collection of local historical artifacts and learn about the history of the Yachats community at Little Log Church Museum. The museum is still used for weddings and memorials and also hosts fine arts exhibits.
Yachats Commons Park is a place where people can see a marshland. The area is filled with boardwalks and paths through native plants, flowers, and a preserved spruce forest, which also serves as home to migrating waterfowl, ospreys, and other sea birds.
Noble Estate is a family owned winery and vineyard with a collection of wines that include Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon. Patrons can sample wines in Noble Estate's tasting room which is steps from the Pacific Ocean.