If your trip to Tillamook is all booked but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.Close to the city center, Tillamook Cheese Factory is one spot you might like to consider putting on your must-see list. If you still have room on your travel schedule, Tillamook Naval Air Museum and Tillamook County Pioneer Museum will keep you occupied too.
You don’t need to spend every waking moment in Tillamook when there’s a great big world out there to see! Just 55 miles away, Portland will keep you occupied with fascinating sights like Oregon Zoo. When you’ve ticked that off your list, point your wheels in the direction of Portland Japanese Garden.
Throw a bucket in the back seat and take a trip to one of the area’s gorgeous coastal stretches for some beachcombing fun in the sun. See what fascinating seashells and treasures you can find sprinkled along the water’s edge before you make your way back to Tillamook. Top beaches to jot down are:
Bayocean Peninsula County Park (7 miles away).
Rockaway Beach (12 miles away).
Whether you’re taking a break on your own or with the entire family, CarRentals.com can help you find a suitable set of wheels for your Tillamook trip. A compact car is a fabulous choice if you plan to spend almost all of your time in the city. Thrifty and with good mileage, they’ll take you from point A to B easily and comfortably. If you’re eager to make a splash, rent a ride from our special category. We know you’ll find something that’ll elicit some envious stares! Got the little ones with you? A roomy SUV should tick all your boxes.
For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle may be a little out of reach. But renting the car of your dreams is far more achievable than you might think! Imagine cruising down the highway in a high-end convertible, even if it’s only for a little while. Or maybe all you’re chasing is a dependable set of wheels to bring you from A to B. Flashy or affordable? Either way, there’s a rental car to suit you in Tillamook.
You’ll need to keep right when driving in Tillamook. Not only that, take some extra care if it’s your first time on the road here. Once you have a feel for the roads, you can relax and enjoy the scenery!
It’s relatively easy to find a car space in Tillamook, though it can be a challenge to score a spot in the busier streets. Booking a hotel that has parking included is a smart move.
As with many cities, roads get busy in the morning and afternoon rush hours. However, thanks to its smaller population of roughly 5,000, traffic jams aren’t a major problem in Tillamook.
Speed limits vary across the city of Tillamook, but typically range from 20mph to 70mph. Most residential areas have a top speed of 25mph unless signed otherwise.
One of two things will happen. Your rental company may charge the amount of the fine to your credit card. This is the more common practice. Or it may provide your contact information to local law enforcement agencies so the fine is sent straight to you.
It is against the law to use your cell phone while driving in Tillamook, and you may even be hit with a fine for just handling your phone when you’re in control of a vehicle. That being said, using hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as you stay focused on the road.
In Tillamook, it is a fineable offence to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.08%. If you’re going to have a few drinks with dinner, you’d be wise to leave the car at your hotel.
Road rules in Tillamook permit drivers at a red light to turn into the lane closest to them, without having to wait for it to turn green. Before turning, the car must come to a total stop and the driver must ensure the way is clear before continuing on.
You bet. However, there may be exceptions for certain vehicles run by public transportation networks.