12 days in Washington State Itinerary

12 days in Washington State Itinerary

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12 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Madison
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  45​min
2
Port Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Forks
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Madison

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.
Dedicate the 4th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seattle Aquarium.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle itinerary builder .

Madison to Seattle is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Madison to Seattle is minus 2 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Madison in June: highs in Seattle hover around 74°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Tours Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

4
nights
Port Angeles

Port Angeles ©
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Port Angeles side-trips: Purple Haze Lavender Farm (in Sequim), Fort Worden State Park (in Port Townsend) and Olympic National Park (Second Beach Trail, Hurricane Ridge, & more). Next up on the itinerary: admire all the interesting features of B&B Family Farm, tour the pleasant surroundings at Francis Street Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Marymere Falls, and get a taste of the local shopping with Washington Lavender.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Port Angeles online itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Port Angeles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Seattle in June; daily highs in Port Angeles reach 66°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Forks.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Olympic National Park, Sequim, Fort Worden State Park
Highlights from your plan
B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

3
nights
Forks

Forks ©
Forks is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Forks side-trips: Olympic National Park (Rialto Beach, Ruby Beach, & more). There's more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Tree Root Cave and examine the collection at John's Beachcombing Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Forks day trip planner.

Drive from Port Angeles to Forks in 1.5 hours. In June in Forks, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Forks

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Olympic National Park
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hoh River Trail ©
Hoh River Trail
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center ©
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center

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