15 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

15 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

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Olympia
— 3 nights
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
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Seattle
— 8 nights

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Olympia

Olympia ©
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. Olympia is known for wildlife, childrens museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the engaging exhibits at Hands On Children's Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Priest Point Park, explore the activities along Tolmie State Park, and identify plant and animal life at Nisqually Reach Nature Center.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Olympia trip itinerary builder app.

Minneapolis to Olympia is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in June, things will get slightly colder in Olympia: highs are around 74°F and lows about 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge ©
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Hands On Children's Museum ©
Hands On Children's Museum
Priest Point Park ©
Priest Point Park

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Mount Rainier National Park is known for nature, trails, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier, trek along Paradise Loop, admire the sheer force of Narada Falls, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Mount Rainier National Park trip tool.

You can take a bus from Olympia to Mount Rainier National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Mount Rainier National Park can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to take a shuttle to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Comet Falls ©
Comet Falls
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

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.
Explore Seattle's surroundings by going to Pacific Bonsai Museum (in Federal Way), ILovekickboxing (in Kirkland) and Washington State History Museum (in Tacoma). Dedicate the 18th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 17th (Thu) wandering through the wild on Discover Nature. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel, admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle online vacation maker.

Traveling by shuttle from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Seattle when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in June, with lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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