14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Portland
1
Portland
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Seattle
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Mount Rainier National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
train:  5​h 30​min
End: Portland

4
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portland: Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach, Ecola State Park, & more), Astoria Column (in Astoria) and Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo, stroll around South Park Blocks, and explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Portland trip itinerary builder site .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Portland. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Multnomah Falls, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Astoria Column
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

2
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.
Safeco Field has been added to your itinerary. On the 27th (Sat), catch a live event at Safeco Field, shop like a local with Glasshouse Studio, shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, then don't miss a visit to Space Needle, and finally shop like a local with Pike Place Market. On the next day, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seattle Aquarium, then take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll.

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Traveling by flight from Portland to Seattle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

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

2
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
On the 29th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier, get engrossed in the history at Longmire Museum, and then trek along Skyline Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Narada Falls, take a peaceful walk through Grove of the Patriarchs, and then explore the activities along Nisqually River.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mount Rainier National Park online tour planner .

Traveling by train from Seattle to Mount Rainier National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect little chillier with lows of 53°F in Mount Rainier National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can fly to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Narada Falls ©
Narada Falls

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mount Ellinor. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge, explore the activities along Crescent Lake, delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park, and kick back and relax at Rialto Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Olympic National Park online trip maker .

You can fly from Mount Rainier National Park to Olympic National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Olympic National Park, with highs around 70°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 4th (Sun).

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

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