2 days in Federal Way & Rockaway Beach Itinerary

2 days in Federal Way & Rockaway Beach Itinerary

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Federal Way
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Rockaway Beach
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Federal Way

— 1 day
Federal Way is a city in King County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Glass, then admire the masterpieces at Pacific Bonsai Museum, and finally hike along West Hybloes Wetlands Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Federal Way itinerary website.

Seattle to Federal Way is an approximately half hour car ride. In August, daily temperatures in Federal Way can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rockaway Beach.

Things to do in Federal Way

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Rockaway Beach

— 1 night
Rockaway Beach is a city in Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. On the 8th (Sat), immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, then take in the waterfront activity at Kelly's Brighton Marina, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rockaway Beach Wayside, and finally trek along Cedar Wetlands Preserve.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rockaway Beach trip website.

Getting from Federal Way to Rockaway Beach by car takes about 4 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Federal Way to Rockaway Beach. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Federal Way in August: high temperatures in Rockaway Beach hover around 71°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Rockaway Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

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