15 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

15 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Olympia
— 3 nights
2
Mount Rainier National Park
— 2 nights
3
Seattle
— 9 nights

3
nights
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, look for all kinds of wild species at 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 6.5-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 °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Tumwater Falls Park
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Priest Point Park ©
Priest Point Park
Hands On Children's Museum ©
Hands On Children's Museum
Percival Landing ©
Percival Landing

2
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
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, thenhike 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.

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 October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Comet Falls ©
Comet Falls

9
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.
When in Seattle, make a side trip to see Cougar Mountain Zoo in Issaquah, approximately Issaquah away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art 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.

You can take a shuttle from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle in 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 October, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

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

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