15 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

15 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greater Seattle trip planner

Make it your trip
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Olympia
— 3 nights
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Seattle
— 9 nights
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Olympia

— 3 nights
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. state of Washington and the county seat of Thurston County. Olympia is known for parks, childrens museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the engaging exhibits at Hands On Children's Museum, stroll through Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area, make a trip to Port Plaza Park, and engage your brain at WET Science Center.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Olympia trip maker website.

San Francisco to Olympia is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Francisco in October, with highs in Olympia at 61°F and lows at 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Wildlife · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Mount Rainier National Park

— 2 nights
The star attraction of Mt.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier, trek along Skyline Trail, then hike along Trail of the Shadows, and finally admire the sheer force of Comet Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Paradise Valley, take in the dramatic scenery at Narada Falls, and then head outdoors with Reflection Lakes.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mount Rainier National Park online day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Olympia to Mount Rainier National Park with the Route module. In October, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Seattle

— 9 nights

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.
When in Seattle, make a side trip to see Cougar Mountain Zoo in Issaquah, approximately Issaquah away. The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle online trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle with the Route module. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Seattle when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in October, with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips