10 days in Washington State & New Jersey Itinerary

10 days in Washington State & New Jersey Itinerary

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Seattle
— 1 night
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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
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Olga, Orcas Island
— 1 night
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Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
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Cape May
— 2 nights

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Seattle

Seattle ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel and then admire the sheer force of Snoqualmie Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally make a trip to Space Needle.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip itinerary planner.

New York City to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Seattle. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from New York City in June; daily highs in Seattle reach 74°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Friday Harbor.

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Nature · Parks · Shopping · Trails

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Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

The tiny town of Friday Harbor is the largest village on the San Juan Islands, and it fits within just 2.6 km (1 sq mi) of space.
On the 26th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park.

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Fly from Seattle to Friday Harbor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or ride a ferry. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Seattle in June: high temperatures in Friday Harbor hover around 69°F and lows are around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Olga.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Nature
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park

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Olga, Orcas Island

Olga ©
Olga is a waterfront unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States.HistoryOlga was founded in 1860, after William Moore homesteaded the region. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Shearwater Kayak Tours and then immerse yourself in nature at Moran State Park.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Olga trip builder tool.

You can travel from Friday Harbor to Olga in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

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Moran State Park ©
Moran State Park
Shearwater Kayak Tours ©
Shearwater Kayak Tours

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Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hurricane Ridge and Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center. Step out of the city life by going to Ruby Beach and Second Beach Trail. Step out of Olympic National Park with an excursion to Merriman Falls in Quinault--about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: hike along Sol Duc Falls, take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at High Divide.

Before you visit Olympic National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Olga to Olympic National Park. In June in Olympic National Park, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

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Sol Duc Falls ©
Sol Duc Falls
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge

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Cape May

Cape May ©

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
On the 2nd (Fri), enjoy the sea views from Cape May Lighthouse, stroll through Sunset Beach, then contemplate the long history of Emlen Physick Estate, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cape May City Beaches. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, kick back and relax at North Wildwood Beach, then stroll through Wildwood Beach, and finally look for gifts at Kona Surf Co..

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cape May trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Olympic National Park to Cape May takes 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Olympic National Park to Cape May. In July, Cape May is somewhat warmer than Olympic National Park - with highs of 83°F and lows of 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Cape May

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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Sunset Beach ©
Sunset Beach
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
North Wildwood Beach ©
North Wildwood Beach

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