12 days in Peninsulas & Coast Itinerary

12 days in Peninsulas & Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Bainbridge Island
— 1 night
2
Sequim
— 3 nights
3
Neah Bay
— 1 night
4
Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
5
Long Beach
— 2 nights

1
night
Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island ©
Bainbridge Island is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States, and is coextensive with the eponymous island in Puget Sound. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): shop like a local with Bainbridge Arts & Crafts and then see the interesting displays at Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Fay Bainbridge Park, identify plant and animal life at Bloedel Reserve, thensample the fine beverages at Bainbridge Distillers, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bainbridge Island route planner.

Salt Lake City to Bainbridge Island is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Bainbridge Island due to the time zone difference. May in Bainbridge Island sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sequim.

Things to do in Bainbridge Island

Parks Museums Nature
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Bloedel Reserve ©
Bloedel Reserve
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art ©
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
Fay Bainbridge Park ©
Fay Bainbridge Park

3
nights
Sequim

Sequim ©
Sequim is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sequim: Port Townsend (Chetzemoka Park, Fort Worden State Park, &more) and Port Angeles (Salt Creek Recreation Area, Marymere Falls, &more). There's still lots to do: experience rural life at B&B Family Farm, head outdoors with Sequim Bay Scenic Pullout, admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Soleil, and look for all kinds of wild species at Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Sequim online road trip planner.

Getting from Bainbridge Island to Sequim by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Bainbridge Island in May, things will get slightly colder in Sequim: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Neah Bay.

Things to do in Sequim

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Townsend, Port Angeles
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B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Fort Worden State Park ©
Fort Worden State Park
Marymere Falls ©
Marymere Falls

1
night
Neah Bay

Neah Bay
Neah Bay is a census-designated place (CDP) on the Makah Reservation in Clallam County, Washington, United States. On the 9th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Flattery, thenstroll through Cape Flattery Trail, and then contemplate the long history of Makah Cultural and Research Center.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Neah Bay travel route builder.

Getting from Sequim to Neah Bay by car takes about 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Neah Bay are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Neah Bay

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Cape Flattery
Highlights from your plan
Cape Flattery Trail
Cape Flattery Trail
Makah Cultural and Research Center ©
Makah Cultural and Research Center
Cape Flattery ©
Cape Flattery

4
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.
Take a break from Olympic National Park with a short trip to Quinault Big Spruce Tree in Quinault, about 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Crescent Lake, stroll through Second Beach Trail, and take in the natural beauty of Sol Duc Hot Springs.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Neah Bay to Olympic National Park. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Long Beach.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Quinault Big Spruce Tree
Highlights from your plan
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach

2
nights
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): visit a coastal fixture at Cape Disappointment Lighthouse, get your game on at Go Karts and Krazy Kars, thenexamine the collection at Marsh's Free Museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at North Head Lighthouse and then immerse yourself in nature at Cape Disappointment State Park.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Olympic National Park to Long Beach. In May, daily temperatures in Long Beach can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Long Beach

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Ilwaco
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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Cape Disappointment State Park ©
Cape Disappointment State Park
North Head Lighthouse ©
North Head Lighthouse