16 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

16 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

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16 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  7​h
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Portland
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
4
Hood River
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Olympic National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, beaches, trails, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ellinor, cruise along Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive, admire the sheer force of Murhut Falls, and stroll through Mount Storm King.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Olympic National Park journey planning tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Olympic National Park is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Olympic National Park, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Tel Aviv in April, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Olympic National Park: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Mount Ellinor ©
Mount Ellinor
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 8th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Haystack Rock, immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, and finally stop by Cloud and Leaf Bookstore. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, stroll through Manzanita Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cannon Beach trip maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Olympic National Park to Cannon Beach takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Manzanita, Fort Stevens State Park
Highlights from your plan
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park

3
nights
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.
Explore Portland's surroundings by going to Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville) and Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, meet the residents at Oregon Zoo, admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, and stroll around South Park Blocks.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Portland trip planner .

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Portland takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Portland, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Hood River.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Multnomah Falls, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

2
nights
Hood River

Hood River ©
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, then hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and then don't miss a visit to The Dalles Murals. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, then examine the collection at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, and then cruise along Hood River County Fruit Loop.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hood River trip planner .

Getting from Portland to Hood River by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Portland in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Hood River: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Oregon, The Dalles, Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail
Highlights from your plan

3
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: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and walk around Discovery Park.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Seattle road trip app .

You can drive from Hood River to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks 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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