3 days in Washington State Itinerary

3 days in Washington State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Washington State trip planner

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Olga, Orcas Island
— 1 day
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Port Townsend
— 1 night
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Olympic National Park
— 1 night
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Olga, Orcas Island

— 1 day
Olga is a waterfront unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States.HistoryOlga was founded in 1860, after William Moore homesteaded the region. On the 15th (Thu), admire the majestic nature at Moran State Park and then see majestic marine mammals with Outer Island Expeditions.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Olga travel route planner.

Seattle to Olga is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Seattle in April, you will find days in Olga are slightly colder (55°F), and nights are about the same (43°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Port Townsend.

Things to do in Olga

Wildlife · Tours · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

Port Townsend

— 1 night
Port Townsend is a city in Jefferson County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): see majestic marine mammals with Puget Sound Express, then steep yourself in history at The Starrett House Inn, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Worden State Park.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Port Townsend day trip planner.

Getting from Olga to Port Townsend by car takes about 4 hours. In April, daytime highs in Port Townsend are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Port Townsend

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Olympic National Park

— 1 night
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ruby Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Olympic National Park driving holiday site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Port Townsend to Olympic National Park. In April, daily temperatures in Olympic National Park can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Washington State travel guide

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Art Museums · Observation Decks · Specialty Museums
The Evergreen State
A state with two distinct faces, Washington features a landscape split apart by the Cascade Mountains, separating the damp forested areas to the west from the irrigated farmland to the east. Named after the country's first president, Washington is the second most populous state in the western United States. Nearly 60 percent of its population lives in the Seattle metropolitan area, one of the state's most popular holiday destinations. A land of over 1,000 dams, Washington is a leading producer of products as diverse as wine, lumber, apples, hops, pears, and potatoes. A big contributor to the nation's manufacturing industries, the state also boasts a cosmopolitan culture with plenty of sightseeing opportunities and a selection of small cafes, bars, and restaurants.