Anyone looking for a lovely holiday destination on the western side of the United States should stay at Bandon. Located in the state of Oregon, this scenic location offers visitors many things to see and do at any time of the year. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, condos, apartments and cottages.
This delightful coastal city offers many fantastic activities for holidaymakers as well as the chance to relax on the sandy beaches. Visitors can take a swim in the sea or try different watersports such as fishing, sailing and canoeing. Golf fans will find plenty to keep them occupied including the 9-hole course at Old Bandon Golf Links. The boardwalk and coastal trails make this a fine place to go hiking and cycling. Other popular activities here include bird watching, whale watching, horse riding and mountain biking. Bandon offers a good selection of bars and restaurants where visitors can enjoy an excellent selection dishes from America and other countries. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers can purchase food, drink and other provisions from stores and markets located in the area.
Holidaymakers staying at Bandon will find many delightful places to visit in the city. For example there are several galleries and museums well worth visiting. These include Second Street Gallery, Whistling Gallery, Bandon Historical Society and the Driftwood Museum and Gallery at Big Wheel General Store. Nature lovers might like to take the Rogue River Jet Boat trip or head to the West Coast Game Park, which is just seven miles from Bandon. Another point of interest in the area is the Coquille River Light, which is a lighthouse near Bandon at Bullards Beach State Park. Coos Bay is about half an hour away and features the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area and the Egyptian Theatre.
The weather is hottest in July and August with average high temperatures of about 85 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January when the average high is 41 degrees Fahrenheit but the minimum average is just 22 degrees Fahrenheit. December and January are the months when snowfall is greatest and May and November are the wettest months with about an inch of rain in each month on average.
Southwest Oregon Regional Airport (OTH) in North Bend is approximately 25 miles from Bandon. Flights arrive here from Portland (PDX) and San Francisco (SFO). Visitors can fly to Portland from Amsterdam (AMS), Chicago O’Hare (ORD), Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Los Angeles (LAS), New York (JFK), Tokyo Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst other airports and get a connecting flight to North Bend. There are car rental firms represented at Southwest Oregon Airport.