17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Portland
— 4 nights
2
Boise
— 3 nights
3
Billings
— 3 nights
4
Seattle
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil), Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock & Ecola State Park) and Astoria Column (in Astoria). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Pittock Mansion, stop by Powell's City of Books, and identify plant and animal life at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Portland trip itinerary maker website.

Sydney, Australia to Portland is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Portland. Traveling from Sydney in October, things will get slightly colder in Portland: highs are around 22°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Multnomah Falls, Seaside Inverted Experience, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Astoria Column
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

3
nights
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Boise is known for trails, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Boise River Greenbelt, have some family-friendly fun at Boise Escape, take in nature's colorful creations at Idaho Botanical Garden, and steep yourself in history at Old Idaho Penitentiary.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Boise day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Portland to Boise takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland to Boise, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Boise when traveling from Portland in October, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Billings.

Things to do in Boise

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Cinder Wines
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Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary

3
nights
Billings

Billings ©
Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Yellowstone Art Museum, then see the interesting displays at Moss Mansion, then immerse yourself in nature at Pictograph Cave State Park, and finally trot along with a tour on horseback. Here are some ideas for day two: meet the residents at ZooMontana, take in the dramatic natural features at The Rimrocks, and then explore the striking landscape at Pompeys Pillar National Monument.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Billings day trip site.

You can fly from Boise to Billings in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. While traveling from Boise, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Billings, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Billings

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Pompeys Pillar National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Pictograph Cave State Park ©
Pictograph Cave State Park
Horseback Riding Tours
Yellowstone Art Museum ©
Yellowstone Art Museum

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.
When in Seattle, make a side trip to see Hood Canal in Olympic National Park, approximately Olympic National Park away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, and see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Seattle holiday planner.

You can fly from Billings to Seattle in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Billings in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 11°C in Seattle. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Bellevue Botanical Garden, Hood Canal
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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