17 days in Boston & Seattle Itinerary

17 days in Boston & Seattle Itinerary

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1
Boston
— 9 nights
2
Seattle
— 6 nights

9
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Boston Public Garden and Nauset Beach. Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Sandwich (Heritage Museums & Gardens & Sandwich Glass Museum), Ogunquit (Ogunquit Beach, Marginal Way Walkway, &more) and Plymouth Rock (in Plymouth). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, admire nature's wide array of creatures at New England Aquarium, and explore the engaging exhibits at Boston Children's Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Boston online holiday planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Boston is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Zurich in July, Boston is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Sandwich, Falmouth, Corn Hill Beach, Craigville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

6
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.
Bring the kids along to Space Needle and Chihuly Garden and Glass. Change things up with these side-trips from Seattle: Sequim (Sequim Bay Scenic Pullout & B&B Family Farm) and Tacoma (Museum of Glass & Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium). There's lots more to do: shop like a local with Pike Place Market, take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, walk around Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, and examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Seattle online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Boston to Seattle in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Seattle is minus 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Wineries

Side Trips

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

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