5 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

5 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

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5 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

Cincinnati
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
Portland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h
Cincinnati

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): meet the residents at Oregon Zoo and then take in nature's colorful creations at Hoyt Arboretum.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Portland online trip itinerary maker .

Cincinnati to Portland is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Cincinnati to Portland, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cincinnati in June, things will get slightly colder in Portland: highs are around 77°F and lows about 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Outdoors
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

2
days
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.
On the 18th (Mon), look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then look for gifts at Chukar Cherries, and finally shop like a local with Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally admire all the interesting features of Safeco Field.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle journey planner .

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in June, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

#Museums, #Parks, #Shopping
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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