15 days in Washington State Itinerary

15 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Start: Norfolk
+3
Fly + Tram + Bus + Fly:  10 h
1
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Langley, Whidbey Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Sequim
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Mount Rainier National Park
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Seattle
— 4 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Norfolk

2
nights
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

The tiny town of Friday Harbor is the largest village on the San Juan Islands, and it fits within just 2.6 km (1 sq mi) of space.
Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Zip San Juan, admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and then take in the awesome beauty at Turtleback Mountain.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor online trip planner.

Norfolk to Friday Harbor is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Norfolk to Friday Harbor. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Norfolk in May, with highs in Friday Harbor at 65°F and lows at 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Langley.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Turtleback Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Zip San Juan ©
Zip San Juan
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum

1
night
Langley, Whidbey Island

Langley ©
Langley is a city in Island County, Washington, United States which is located on the south end of Whidbey Island, overlooking the Saratoga Passage. On the 15th (Fri), do a tasting at Whidbey Island Vineyards and Winery, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Whidbey Island Distillery, then stroll around Marguerite Brons Memorial Park, and finally ride a horse along Putney Woods Trails.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Langley visit site.

You can drive from Friday Harbor to Langley in 3 hours. May in Langley sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sequim.

Things to do in Langley

Parks Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Marguerite Brons Memorial Park, Whidbey Island Vineyards and Winery
Highlights from your plan
Whidbey Island Distillery ©
Whidbey Island Distillery
Marguerite Brons Memorial Park ©
Marguerite Brons Memorial Park

1
night
Sequim

Sequim ©
Sequim is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from New Dungeness Lighthouse, identify plant and animal life at Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge, then relax in the rural setting at B&B Family Farm, and finally get outside with Sequim Bay Scenic Pullout.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sequim day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Langley to Sequim takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in May, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Sequim

Wildlife Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
New Dungeness Lighthouse ©
New Dungeness Lighthouse
Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge ©
Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge

4
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.
Take a break from Olympic National Park with a short trip to Quinault Big Spruce Tree in Quinault, about 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: cruise along Hurricane Ridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Second Beach Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Ruby Beach, and take a peaceful walk through Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by bus from Sequim to Olympic National Park takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in May, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Quinault Big Spruce Tree
Highlights from your plan
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach

2
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, trek along Trail of the Shadows, then get outside with Reflection Lakes, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Skyline Trail and then hike along Camp Muir Trail.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Mount Rainier National Park trip maker website.

Getting from Olympic National Park to Mount Rainier National Park by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and shuttle. In May, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Comet Falls ©
Comet Falls
Camp Muir Trail ©
Camp Muir Trail

4
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, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Seattle trip maker.

Traveling by train from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in May since evenings lows in Seattle dip to 52°F. On the 26th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trip

Bellevue Botanical Garden
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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