18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  19 h 30 min
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Seattle
— 3 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 45 min
4
Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
5
Bend
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Crater Lake National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  24 h
End: Tel Aviv

2
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.
On the 26th (Thu), walk around Laurelhurst Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Multnomah Falls, stop by Powell's City of Books, thentake in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Pittock Mansion, get to know the resident critters at Oregon Zoo, thenstroll around Forest Park, and finally admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Portland sightseeing planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Portland is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Portland, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, you will find days in Portland are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are much colder (15°C). You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
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Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Forest Park ©
Forest Park

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Tillamook Rock Light and then admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and then immerse yourself in nature at Hug Point State Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cannon Beach trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Portland to Cannon Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Portland in September, you will find days in Cannon Beach are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). On the 30th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Seattle.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, and catch a live event at T-Mobile Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September in Seattle, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to take a shuttle to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass

3
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Grove of the Patriarchs, thenhike along Trail of the Shadows, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Nisqually River and then contemplate the geological forces at Mount St. Helens.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Mount Rainier National Park trip builder.

Take a shuttle from Seattle to Mount Rainier National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Seattle in October since evenings lows in Mount Rainier National Park dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bend.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Mount St. Helens
Highlights from your plan
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Mount St. Helens ©
Mount St. Helens

3
nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
On the 7th (Mon), stroll around Drake Park, thenlet the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then immerse yourself in nature at Smith Rock State Park. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at High Desert Museum and then get impressive views of Newberry National Volcanic Monument.

Start your trip to Bend by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Mount Rainier National Park to Bend takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Bend, with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Smith Rock State Park
Highlights from your plan
Smith Rock State Park ©
Smith Rock State Park
River Rafting & Tubing
Newberry National Volcanic Monument ©
Newberry National Volcanic Monument

3
nights
Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Crater Lake National Park.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Crater Lake National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bend to Crater Lake National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bend in October: high temperatures in Crater Lake National Park hover around 25°C and lows are around 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint
Highlights from your plan
Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Cleetwood Cove Trail ©
Cleetwood Cove Trail
Wizard Island ©
Wizard Island

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