10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Saint Louis
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Astoria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Bend
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Saint Louis

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Space Needle, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then stroll through Kerry Park, then don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally shop like a local with Pike Place Market.

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

Belleville to Seattle is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Belleville to Seattle is minus 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Belleville in July: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 78°F and lows are around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
On the 15th (Sun), visit a coastal fixture at Lightship Columbia, hike along Astoria Oregon Riverwalk, and then pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Cannon Beach and then kick back and relax at Haystack Rock.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Astoria journey planning website .

Drive from Seattle to Astoria in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, Astoria is little chillier than Seattle - with highs of 68°F and lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Beach Books
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Astoria Oregon Riverwalk ©
Astoria Oregon Riverwalk
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): stroll through Oregon Zoo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Washington Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge, and finally take a peaceful walk through The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Portland itinerary planner .

You can drive from Astoria to Portland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Astoria in July: highs in Portland hover around 82°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Bend.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Washington Park ©
Washington Park
Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge ©
Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge

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nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Escape the urban bustle at High Desert Museum and Newberry National Volcanic Monument. Explore hidden gems such as Proxy Falls and South Sister. There's more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and shop like a local with The Art of Alfred A. Dolezal Gallery.

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Traveling by car from Portland to Bend takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Bend, with lows around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

The Art of Alfred A. Dolezal Gallery, Proxy Falls
Highlights from your plan
High Desert Museum ©
High Desert Museum
Newberry National Volcanic Monument ©
Fishing Charters & Tours

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