17 days in Seattle, Olympic National Park & Portland Itinerary

17 days in Seattle, Olympic National Park & Portland Itinerary

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Seattle
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Olympic National Park
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Portland
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Seattle

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Emerald City

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seattle: Sequim (Cline Spit County Park, B&B Family Farm, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alki Beach, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, and admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip planning app.

Tampa to Seattle is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Tampa to Seattle is minus 3 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tampa in July: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 79°F and lows are around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums

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Space Needle
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Pike Place Market
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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): trek along Sol Duc Falls and then don't miss a visit to Hurricane Ridge. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and then take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Olympic National Park vacation app.

Getting from Seattle to Olympic National Park by combination of ferry and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect Olympic National Park to be little chillier, temps between 70°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Scenic Drive
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Hurricane Ridge
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Sol Duc Falls
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Portland

City of Roses

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Portland: Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock & Cannon Beach). Dedicate the 25th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildwood Trail, admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Portland trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Olympic National Park to Portland in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Olympic National Park in July; daily highs in Portland reach 83°F and lows reach 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Tours · Wineries · Nature

Side Trips

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Geologic Formation
Haystack Rock
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Powell's City of Books
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