15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Texarkana
Fly + Drive:  11​h
1
Ellensburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Leavenworth
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Seattle
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Texarkana

3
nights
Ellensburg

Ellensburg ©
Ellensburg is a city in, and the county seat of, Kittitas County, Washington, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Ellensburg side-trips: Cave B Estate Winery Quincy Tasting Room (in Quincy) and Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park (in Vantage). There's still lots to do: walk around Irene Rhinehart Riverfront Park, make a trip to Dick and Jane's Spot, learn about winemaking at Gard Vintners, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Thorp Fruit & Antique Mall.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ellensburg trip planner .

Texarkana to Ellensburg is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Texarkana in May, things will get a bit cooler in Ellensburg: highs are around 73°F and lows about 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Leavenworth.

Things to do in Ellensburg

Parks Breweries & Distilleries Nature

Side Trips

Cave B Estate Winery Quincy Tasting Room, Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park, Thorp Fruit & Antique Mall
Highlights from your plan
Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park ©
Irene Rhinehart Riverfront Park ©
Irene Rhinehart Riverfront Park
Whipsaw Brewing ©
Whipsaw Brewing

3
nights
Leavenworth

Leavenworth ©
Leavenworth is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. Leavenworth is known for parks, adventure, shopping, breweries & distilleries, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Leavenworth Reindeer Farm, hike along Hidden Lake Trailhead, sample the fine beverages at Blue Spirits Distilling, and do a tasting at Stemilt Creek Winery Tasting Room.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Leavenworth trip builder site .

You can drive from Ellensburg to Leavenworth in 1.5 hours. In May in Leavenworth, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 44°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Seattle.

Things to do in Leavenworth

Outdoors Wineries Parks
Highlights from your plan
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm ©
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm
Ryan Patrick Wine Tasting Room ©
Ryan Patrick Wine Tasting Room
River Rafting & Tubing

5
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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Leavenworth to Seattle takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Leavenworth in May, Seattle is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 52°F. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Tours
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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nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Take a break from Mount Rainier National Park with a short trip to Northwest Trek Wildlife Park in Eatonville, about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier, tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Narada Falls, and delve into the lush surroundings at Grove of the Patriarchs.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mount Rainier National Park online tour builder .

Traveling by train from Seattle to Mount Rainier National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Mount Rainier National Park when traveling from Seattle in May, with lows around 46°F. On the 20th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Narada Falls ©
Narada Falls

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