10 days in Washington State Itinerary

10 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Start: Vancouver
+3
Fly + Foot + Bus + Ferry:  3 h 45 min
1
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
Foot:  1 h
2
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Spokane
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 30 min
4
Goldendale
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Vancouver
— 1 night
Train:  4 h 15 min
6
Olympic National Park
— 2 nights
Ferry + Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Vancouver

1
night
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

Friday Harbor ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Whale Museum and then make a trip to English Camp. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by WaterWorks Gallery, witness the site of a historic battle at American Camp, thenrelax in the rural setting at Pelindaba Lavender Farm, and finally admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor day trip app.

Vancouver, Canada to Friday Harbor is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Vancouver in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Friday Harbor, with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum
American Camp ©
American Camp

3
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.
Appreciate the collections at Chihuly Garden and Glass and LeMay - America's Car Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bruce Lee Grave Site and Pioneer Square. Step out of Seattle with an excursion to Museum of Glass in Tacoma--about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Pike Place Market, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, and examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by combination of from Friday Harbor to Seattle takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Friday Harbor in May, Seattle is a bit warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Spokane.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tacoma
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
LeMay - America's Car Museum ©
LeMay - America's Car Museum
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

1
night
Spokane

Spokane ©
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, admire the natural beauty at Manito Park, thenmake a trip to St. John's Cathedral, thenwalk around Riverfront Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Aloysius Church.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Spokane travel route builder tool.

You can fly from Seattle to Spokane in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Seattle in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Spokane, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Goldendale.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Riverfront Park ©
Riverfront Park
Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes ©
Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes
St. John's Cathedral ©
St. John's Cathedral

1
day
Goldendale

Goldendale ©
Goldendale is a rural agricultural city and county seat of Klickitat County, Washington, United States, near the Columbia River Gorge. On the 28th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Presby Museum, learn about winemaking at Maryhill Winery, thenexplore the world behind art at Maryhill Museum of Art, and finally pause for some photo ops at Stonehenge Memorial.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Goldendale trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Spokane to Goldendale takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. When traveling from Spokane in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Goldendale: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Goldendale

Museums Historic Sites Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Maryhill Museum of Art ©
Maryhill Museum of Art
Presby Museum ©
Presby Museum
Maryhill Winery ©
Maryhill Winery

1
night
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): pick up some local products at Esther Short Park, thensteep yourself in history at Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Officers' Row.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Vancouver online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Goldendale to Vancouver in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Goldendale in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Vancouver: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site ©
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site
Officers' Row ©
Officers' Row

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park and then take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and then kick back and relax at Ruby Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Olympic National Park itinerary builder website.

Take a train from Vancouver to Olympic National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of tram and bus. Traveling from Vancouver in May, expect nights in Olympic National Park to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach

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