10 days in Washington State Itinerary

10 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
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Seattle
— 3 nights
3
Ilwaco
— 1 night
4
Vancouver
— 2 nights

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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.
Step out of Friday Harbor to go to Lopez Island and see Shark Reef Sanctuary, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, look for gifts at Serendipity the used book place, admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and witness the site of a historic battle at American Camp.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Friday Harbor road trip site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Friday Harbor is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in October; daily highs in Friday Harbor reach 17°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Shark Reef Sanctuary
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Shark Reef Sanctuary ©
Shark Reef Sanctuary
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park

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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.
Head to Chihuly Garden and Glass and Pioneer Squarefor some retail therapy. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pike Place Market and Saint James Cathedral. Step out of Seattle to go to Roslyn and see Roslyn Cemetery, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, stroll the grounds of Bruce Lee Grave Site, and admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Friday Harbor to Seattle in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or ride a ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Ilwaco.

Things to do in Seattle

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Roslyn Cemetery, Mercer Slough Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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Ilwaco

Ilwaco ©
Ilwaco is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. On the 11th (Fri), cruise along Long Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Disappointment Lighthouse, then enjoy the sea views from North Head Lighthouse, and finally look for gifts at Jack's Country Store.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ilwaco road trip planning website.

You can drive from Seattle to Ilwaco in 3.5 hours. In October in Ilwaco, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Ilwaco

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Long Beach, Jack's Country Store
Highlights from your plan
North Head Lighthouse ©
North Head Lighthouse
Cape Disappointment Lighthouse ©
Cape Disappointment Lighthouse
Jack's Country Store ©
Jack's Country Store

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Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. On the 12th (Sat), stop by Officers' Row, then steep yourself in history at Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, then steep yourself in history at George C. Marshall House, and finally contemplate the long history of Henry J. Kaiser Shipyard Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Esther Short Park, contemplate the long history of Ulysses S. Grant House, and then explore the striking landscape at Beacon Rock.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Vancouver itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Ilwaco to Vancouver in 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Vancouver are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Beacon Rock
Highlights from your plan
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site ©
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site
Officers' Row ©
Officers' Row
Beacon Rock ©
Beacon Rock

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