21 days in Washington State Itinerary

21 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Olympic National Park
— 3 nights
2
Olympia
— 3 nights
3
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
4
Anacortes, Fidalgo Island
— 2 nights
5
Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island
— 1 night
6
Seattle
— 4 nights
7
Leavenworth
— 2 nights
8
Spokane
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge and Olympic National Park. Change things up with a short trip to Swain's General Store in Port Angeles (about 1h 5 min away). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Crescent Lake, hike along Hurricane Ridge, enjoy the sand and surf at Ruby Beach, and delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park day trip app.

Albuquerque to Olympic National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also take a bus; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Albuquerque to Olympic National Park is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Albuquerque in February, plan for little chillier days in Olympic National Park, with highs around 46°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Olympia.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge, Swain's General Store
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge ©
Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge
Crescent Lake ©
Crescent Lake

3
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge and Chihuly Bridge of Glass. Explore Olympia's surroundings by going to Tacoma (Point Defiance Park, Museum of Glass, &more). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Washington State Capitol, shop like a local with Childhood's End Gallery, and have fun and explore at Hands On Children's Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Olympia day trip tool.

You can take a bus from Olympic National Park to Olympia in 3 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Tacoma
Highlights from your plan
LeMay - America's Car Museum ©
LeMay - America's Car Museum
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge ©
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Point Defiance Park ©
Point Defiance Park

2
nights
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours and then immerse yourself in nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park. On the next day, experience rural life at Pelindaba Lavender Farm, then don't miss a visit to English Camp, then examine the collection at The Whale Museum, and finally look for gifts at Serendipity the used book place.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Friday Harbor online travel route planner.

You can fly from Olympia to Friday Harbor in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. February in Friday Harbor sees daily highs of 47°F and lows of 37°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Anacortes.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
Pelindaba Lavender Farm ©
Pelindaba Lavender Farm

2
nights
Anacortes, Fidalgo Island

Anacortes ©
Anacortes is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): stroll around Washington Park, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then walk around Causland Memorial Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Roozengaarde Display Garden, trek along Whatcom Falls Park, and then take a leisurely stroll along Seafarers Memorial Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Anacortes day trip planner.

Getting from Friday Harbor to Anacortes by ferry takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in February, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Oak Harbor.

Things to do in Anacortes

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Roozengaarde Display Garden, Whatcom Falls Park
Highlights from your plan
Whatcom Falls Park ©
Whatcom Falls Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Washington Park ©
Washington Park

1
night
Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island

Oak Harbor ©
Oak Harbor is a city located on Whidbey Island in Island County, Washington. On the 12th (Wed), admire the majestic nature at Fort Casey State Park, make a trip to Fort Ebey State Park, and then stroll around Deception Pass State Park.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Oak Harbor trip planner.

Traveling by journey from Anacortes to Oak Harbor takes an hour. In February, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Oak Harbor

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Coupeville
Highlights from your plan
Deception Pass State Park ©
Deception Pass State Park
Fort Casey State Park ©
Fort Casey State Park
Fort Ebey State Park ©
Fort Ebey State Park

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Room Escape Games and Bloedel Reserve. Go for a jaunt from Seattle to Snoqualmie to see Snoqualmie Falls about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Space Needle, find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel, admire the landmark architecture of Seattle Public Library, and walk around Kerry Park.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Seattle tour planner.

Travel from Oak Harbor to Seattle in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 50°F in February, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Leavenworth.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Bloedel Reserve, Snoqualmie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Bloedel Reserve ©
Bloedel Reserve
Room Escape Games

2
nights
Leavenworth

Leavenworth ©
Leavenworth is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. On the 17th (Mon), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Leavenworth Reindeer Farm, don't miss a visit to Front Street Park, then look for gifts at The Oil & Vinegar Cellar, then do a tasting at Ryan Patrick Wine Tasting Room, and finally stroll around Waterfront Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): do a tasting at Stemilt Creek Winery Tasting Room, hike along Icicle Ridge Trail, then do a tasting at Icicle Ridge Winery, and finally pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Spirit of America Memorial.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Leavenworth trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Seattle to Leavenworth takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, Leavenworth is slightly colder than Seattle - with highs of 40°F and lows of 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Spokane.

Things to do in Leavenworth

Parks · Wineries · Wildlife

Side Trips

Icicle Ridge Winery, 9/11 Spirit of America Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Waterfront Park ©
Waterfront Park
Front Street Park ©
Front Street Park
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm ©
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm

3
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Spokane

Spokane ©
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Manito Park and Riverfront Park. Take a break from Spokane with a short trip to Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge in Cheney, about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: ride a horse along Centennial Trail, admire the sheer force of Spokane Falls, don't miss a visit to Monroe Street Bridge, and take in nature's colorful creations at Moore-Turner Heritage Gardens.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Spokane holiday builder.

You can drive from Leavenworth to Spokane in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Spokane are 40°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Riverfront Park ©
Riverfront Park
Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge ©
Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
Manito Park ©
Manito Park

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