18 days in Seattle & Friday Harbor Itinerary

18 days in Seattle & Friday Harbor Itinerary

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18 days in Seattle & Friday Harbor Itinerary

Start: Seattle
1
Seattle
— 14 nights
Fly:  1​h
2
Friday Harbor
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h
End: Seattle

14
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seattle: B&B Family Farm (in Sequim), Boeing Future of Flight (in Mukilteo) and Olympic National Park (Hood Canal, Mount Ellinor, & more). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, stroll around Discovery Park, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle tour itinerary app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Seattle. In August, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Tacoma, Olympic National Park, Bellevue, Whidbey Island Distillery, B&B Family Farm
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

3
nights
Friday Harbor

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): stop by Serendipity the used book place, then see the interesting displays at The Whale Museum, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Zip San Juan and then admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Friday Harbor route app .

Getting from Seattle to Friday Harbor by flight takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry. In August, Friday Harbor is little chillier than Seattle - with highs of 74°F and lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Zip San Juan ©
Zip San Juan
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum

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