10 days in Washington State Itinerary

10 days in Washington State Itinerary

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10 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Bus + Fly + Shuttle:  11​h 45​min
1
Anacortes, Fidalgo Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Forks
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Long Beach
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Anacortes, Fidalgo Island

Anacortes ©
Anacortes is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. Escape the urban bustle at Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve and Predators of the Heart. Explore hidden gems such as SeaBear Wild Salmon and John Storvik Playground. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and immerse yourself in nature at Deception Pass State Park.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Anacortes online travel planner .

New York City to Anacortes is an approximately 12-hour combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Anacortes. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in May, with highs in Anacortes at 64°F and lows at 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Anacortes

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve, Deception Pass State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Deception Pass State Park ©
Deception Pass State Park

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 25th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Island Studios, identify plant and animal life at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and then witness the site of a historic battle at American Camp.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by ferry from Anacortes to Friday Harbor takes 1.5 hours. In May in Friday Harbor, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Forks.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Nature Wildlife Parks
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American Camp ©
American Camp
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
Island Studios ©
Island Studios

3
nights
Forks

Forks ©
Forks is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. We've included these beaches for you: La Push Beach and Rialto Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Second Beach and Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center. Change things up with a short trip to Ruby Beach in Olympic National Park (about 54 minutes away). There's more to do: examine the collection at John's Beachcombing Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Forks online attractions planner .

You can drive from Friday Harbor to Forks in 5.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Forks can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Long Beach.

Things to do in Forks

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Olympic National Park, La Push
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La Push Beach ©
La Push Beach
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach

1
night
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. On the 29th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, cruise along Long Beach, and then view the masterpieces at Don Nisbett Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Long Beach road trip website .

Traveling by car from Forks to Long Beach takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in May, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Long Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Long Beach, Don Nisbett Art Gallery
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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Don Nisbett Art Gallery ©
Don Nisbett Art Gallery

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