5 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

5 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

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5 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

Start: Milwaukee
Fly:  6​h
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Olympia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Milwaukee

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
We've included these beaches for you: Alki Beach and Picnic Point Park. Take a break from the city and head to Seahurst Beach Park and Discovery Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and identify plant and animal life at Mercer Slough Nature Park.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Seattle trip maker site .

Milwaukee to Seattle is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Milwaukee to Seattle, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Seattle

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Picnic Point Park, Mercer Slough Nature Park, Seahurst Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach
Mercer Slough Nature Park ©
Mercer Slough Nature Park

1
night
Olympia

Olympia ©
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Washington State Capitol, identify plant and animal life at Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, and then stroll through Tolmie State Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Olympia trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Seattle to Olympia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in July, Olympia is slightly colder at night with lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Olympia

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tolmie State Park ©
Tolmie State Park
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge ©
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Woodland Park Zoo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gardens Park.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seattle itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Olympia to Seattle by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Seattle when traveling from Olympia in July, with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Woodland Park Zoo ©
Woodland Park Zoo

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