29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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Seattle
— 3 nights
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Port Angeles
— 2 nights
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Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
Fly
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 2 nights
Fly
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Portland
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hood River
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bend
— 2 nights
Drive
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Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive
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Newport
— 3 nights
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Seattle

Emerald City

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: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, and take a stroll through Pike Place Market.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Seattle is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. When traveling from Amsterdam in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Tours · Wineries

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Port Angeles

Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): experience rural life at B&B Family Farm, then see the interesting displays at Olympic Coast Discovery Center, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally admire the sheer force of Madison Creek Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Salt Creek Recreation Area, then admire the sheer force of Marymere Falls, then take an in-depth tour of Elwha Klallam Heritage Training Center, and finally walk around Dungeness Landing County Park.

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Traveling by flight from Seattle to Port Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Seattle in July: high temperatures in Port Angeles hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

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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.
Take a break from Olympic National Park with a short trip to Merriman Falls in Quinault, about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge, kick back and relax at Rialto Beach, delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center, and explore the activities along Crescent Lake.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Olympic National Park trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Port Angeles to Olympic National Park. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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Mount Rainier National Park

The star attraction of Mt.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Narada Falls, then hike along Skyline Trail, then hike along Trail of the Shadows, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Camp Muir Trail and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Mount Rainier National Park travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Olympic National Park to Mount Rainier National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and shuttle. When traveling from Olympic National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Mount Rainier National Park: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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Portland

City of Roses

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach, Haystack Rock, &more). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and take a stroll through Ladd's Addition.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Portland online vacation planner.

Getting from Mount Rainier National Park to Portland by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Portland. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hood River.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Hood River

The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Take a break from Hood River with a short trip to Timberline Lodge and Ski Area in Timberline Lodge, about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, contemplate the geological forces at Mount St. Helens, stroll around Port Marina Park, and see the interesting displays at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Hood River road trip website.

Getting from Portland to Hood River by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bend.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Smith Rock State Park, then explore the activities along Deschutes River, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Tumalo Falls and then explore the striking landscape of Deschutes National Forest.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bend trip planner.

Getting from Hood River to Bend by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Hood River in August, plan for little chillier nights in Bend, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Bend

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Crater Lake National Park

Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
On the 5th (Wed), take a memorable drive along Rim Dr and then explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint, admire the sheer force of Toketee Falls, then take a peaceful walk through Umpqua National Forest, and finally trek along Cleetwood Cove Trail.

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Traveling by car from Bend to Crater Lake National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Bend in August, things will get a bit warmer in Crater Lake National Park: highs are around 39°C and lows about 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Coos Bay

Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): stroll the grounds of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery, immerse yourself in nature at Cape Arago State Park, and then admire the majestic nature at Shore Acres State Park. Keep things going the next day: relax in the rural setting at Cranberry Sweets, then explore the striking landscape at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, and then tee off at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Coos Bay day trip site.

You can drive from Crater Lake National Park to Coos Bay in 4 hours. When traveling from Crater Lake National Park in August, plan for much colder days in Coos Bay, with highs around 23°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Newport.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Get out of town with these interesting Newport side-trips: Yachats (Smelt Sands State Park, Yachats coastline, &more), Sandland Adventures (in Florence) and Lincoln City Glass Center (in Lincoln City). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, stroll around Whale Park, get curious at Hatfield Marine Science Center, and visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Newport sightseeing site.

Getting from Coos Bay to Newport by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.