9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  7​h
1
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  7​h
3
Olympic National Park
— 2 nights
bus + ferry:  4​h 30​min
4
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Charlotte

1
night
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.
For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland road trip site .

Charlotte to Portland is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Charlotte to Portland due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in July, things will get little chillier in Portland: highs are around 83°F and lows about 59°F. You'll set off for Cannon Beach on the 24th (Wed).

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Tours

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes High Life Adventures as well as Family FUNcycles. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Cannon Beach Gallery, then visit a coastal fixture at Tillamook Rock Light, then immerse yourself in nature at Hug Point State Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Tolovana Beach State Recreation Site, look for gifts at Bruce's Candy Kitchen, and then see the top attractions with High Life Adventures.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach trip planner .

Traveling by car from Portland to Cannon Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Portland in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Cannon Beach: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

High Life Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Hug Point State Park ©
Hug Point State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Family FUNcycles ©
Family FUNcycles

2
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 Sol Duc Falls, Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center, Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive, and other attractions you added. On the 26th (Fri), admire all the interesting features of Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive. On the next day, delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sol Duc Falls, then delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park, then trek along Ozette Loop Hike, and finally hike along Second Beach Trail.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park driving holiday planner .

Getting from Cannon Beach to Olympic National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Olympic National Park are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Olympic Discovery Trail
Highlights from your plan
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center ©
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Sol Duc Falls ©
Sol Duc Falls

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.
Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): tour in style with Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy breathtaking views from Sky View Observatory, pause for some photo ops at Fremont Troll, walk around Kerry Park, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and finally get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Olympic National Park to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Olympic National Park in July; daily highs in Seattle reach 79°F and lows reach 60°F. On the 31st (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Seattle

Tours Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Seattle Great Wheel ©
Seattle Great Wheel

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