10 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

10 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Pacific Northwest trip planner

Make it your trip
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Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive
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Olympic National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portland
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
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Seattle

— 2 nights

Emerald City

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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden, admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, and stroll around Discovery Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Seattle day trip planner.

Dallas to Seattle is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dallas in November, with highs in Seattle at 53°F and lows at 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

Olympic National Park

— 2 nights
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): explore the activities along Lake Crescent and then kick back and relax at Rialto Beach. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Hurricane Ridge and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Second Beach Trail.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Seattle to Olympic National Park. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Seattle in November since evenings lows in Olympic National Park dip to 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Portland

— 3 nights

City of Roses

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.
Portland is known for parks, shopping, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, have fun and explore at Portland Children's Museum, admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and see the interesting displays at Portland Art Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Portland day trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Olympic National Park to Portland. In November in Portland, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Cannon Beach

— 2 nights
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 29th (Mon), admire the majestic nature at Oswald West State Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park and then view the masterpieces at Icefire Glassworks.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannon Beach travel route planning tool.

Drive from Portland to Cannon Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in November, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors