Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Palm Springs to Bend. If you're planning a road trip to Bend, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Palm Springs and Bend. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Your starting point is Palm Springs, California.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Los Angeles (571 answers)
Santa Monica Pier (70 mentions)
Griffith Observatory (63 mentions)
Venice Beach Boardwalk (62 mentions)
Abbot Kinney (56 mentions)
Third Street Promenade (55 mentions)
restaurants around Los Angeles:
Grand Central Market
questions about Los Angeles:
Where are the top 5 places to see a celebrity in L.A.?
What's your favorite burger in L.A?
Free things to do in Los Angeles?
What are the top 3 beaches in Los Angeles?
Best restaurants in Los Angeles?
Bakersfield (13 answers)
questions about Bakersfield:
Best free things to do in Bakersfield?
Fresno (5 answers)
Gilroy (4 answers)
Gilroy Premium Outlets (3 mentions)
Gilroy Gardens (2 mentions)
Napa (83 answers)
Domaine Carneros (14 mentions)
Bounty Hunter Wine Bar & Smokin' BBQ (11 mentions)
Artesa Vineyards & Winery (9 mentions)
Napa Valley (9 mentions)
Oxbow Public Market (6 mentions)
restaurants around Napa:
Pine Ridge Vineyards
hotels around Napa:
Embassy Suites Napa Valley
Cottages of Napa Valley
questions about Napa:
Other foodie things to do besides wine tasting
Searching for an inexpensive and nice inn in Napa area
Restaurants in Napa for girls outing?
Limited time in Napa, help with my itinerary!
Sightseeing in Napa?
Redding (6 answers)
restaurants around Redding:
Market Street Steakhouse
questions about Redding:
What is your favorite restaurant in Redding?
Best free things to do in Redding?
Klamath Falls (5 answers)
Your final destination is Bend, Oregon.
You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Bend.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out McMenamins Old St. Francis School, which was mentioned 2 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Jackson's Corner, which was mentioned 4 times.
Here are some more restaurants people talk about:
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.
And if you know Palm Springs well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Palm Springs!