Seaside Tourism

Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. The name Seaside is derived from Seaside House, a historic summer resort built in the 1870s by railroad magnate Ben Holladay. The city's population was 6,457 at the 2010 census.


Seaside is the quintessential American beach town, replete with sand, water, families with kids and plenty of fun. It was developed in 1870s by the railroad magnate Ben Holladay. Seaside has a two-mile-long Promenade with spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. The Seaside Aquarium protects various regional species found in the Oregon waters. You can see the salt-making cairn set up by the Lewis and Clark Salt Works across the Promenade. All across town, you will see murals depicting the life and history of the residents of Seaside. The Salt Maker’s Return Festival is held in August every year to celebrate the history of the momentous salt making expedition undertaken by the men of Lewis and Clark. A holiday in Seaside will provide you with all this information while giving you a relaxed time alongside.

  • How safe is Seaside for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Seaside.

    • Burglary and Theft 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 87.5 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 90.33 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Seaside

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.67 USD

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