30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
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Ashland
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bend
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hood River
— 3 nights
Drive
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Portland
— 4 nights
Drive
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Newport
— 3 nights
Drive
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Astoria
— 4 nights
Drive
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Seattle
— 2 nights
Foot to Seattle Boeing Field, Fly to Friday Harbor
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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
Fly to Seattle/Lake Union - Seaplane Terminal, Train to Mount Rainier National Park
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
Fly
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Olympic National Park
— 1 night
Fly to Seattle/Boeing Field, Fly to Oakland

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Ashland

Ashland is a city in Jackson County, in the State of Oregon. Kids will enjoy River Rafting & Tubing and Wildlife Images - Rehabilitation & Education Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Ashland: The Glass Forge (in Grants Pass) and Lost Creek Covered Bridge (in Eagle Point). Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Ashland, catch a live performance at Oregon Shakespeare Festival, get curious at ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum, and stop by Rogue Creamery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ashland holiday planning app.

San Francisco to Ashland is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ashland, with highs around 86°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bend.

Things to do in Ashland

Parks · Museums · Adventure · Nightlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

3
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Oregon Observatory and River Rafting & Tubing. Go for a jaunt from Bend to Redmond to see Smith Rock State Park about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Deschutes National Forest, explore the activities along Deschutes River, stroll around Drake Park, and hike along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bend trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Ashland to Bend in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ashland in June; daily highs in Bend reach 75°F and lows reach 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hood River.

Things to do in Bend

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Oregon Observatory ©
Observatory
Oregon Observatory
4.7
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.8

3
nights
Hood River

The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Family-friendly places like Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Mt. Hood Adventure Park at Skibowl will thrill your kids. Explore Hood River's surroundings by going to River Rafting & Tubing (in Maupin) and Bonneville Lock & Dam (in Cascade Locks). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Starvation Creek State Park, snap pictures at Bridge of the Gods, and trek along Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hood River trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bend to Hood River takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bend in June since evenings lows in Hood River dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Mount Hood ©
Volcano
Mount Hood
4.7
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.8

4
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like International Rose Test Garden and Portland Japanese Garden. Change things up with these side-trips from Portland: Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville), Sokol Blosser Winery (in Dundee) and Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil). And it doesn't end there: stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo, and stroll around South Park Blocks.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Portland trip builder website.

Drive from Hood River to Portland in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Portland

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Multnomah Falls ©
Waterfall
Multnomah Falls
4.7
Powell's City of Books ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Powell's City of Books
4.8

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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.
Kids will enjoy Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area and Oregon Coast Aquarium. The adventure continues: enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, take in the views from Yaquina Bay Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront, and pick up some new knowledge with Oregon Coast Glassworks.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Newport route planner.

Getting from Portland to Newport by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Portland in June, with highs in Newport at 61°F and lows at 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Astoria.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip
Nye Beach ©
Beach
Nye Beach
4.4

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Astoria

Spirit of the Columbia

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Kids will enjoy Ecola State Park and Haystack Rock. Take a break from Astoria with a short trip to Cannon Beach in Cannon Beach, about 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, take in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge, steep yourself in history at Lewis & Clark Salt Works, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fort Clatsop National Memorial.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Astoria visit planner.

Drive from Newport to Astoria in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Astoria are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
Lesson / Workshop
Columbia River Maritime Museum
4.8
Cannon Beach ©
Beach
Cannon Beach
4.8
Haystack Rock ©
Geologic Formation
Haystack Rock
4.8

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then don't miss a visit to Space Needle, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass. On your second day here, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then kick back and relax at Alki Beach, then pause for some photo ops at Fremont Troll, and finally take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle day trip planner.

Getting from Astoria to Seattle by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Astoria in July: highs in Seattle hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
Space Needle ©
Must see
Space Needle
4.3
Pike Place Market ©
Must see
Pike Place Market
4.3

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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 6th (Mon): view the masterpieces at WaterWorks Gallery, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then examine the collection at The Whale Museum. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the history at American Camp, immerse yourself in nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and then get in on the family fun at Zip San Juan.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor online day trip planner.

Getting from Seattle to Friday Harbor by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or ride a ferry. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Seattle in July; daily highs in Friday Harbor reach 74°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Zip San Juan ©
Theme Park
Zip San Juan
4.7
The Whale Museum ©
Specialty Museum
The Whale Museum
4.3

3
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Mount Rainier National Park

The star attraction of Mt.
On the 8th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Narada Falls, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Grove of the Patriarchs. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the verdant scenery at Paradise Valley, then trek along Trail of the Shadows, then take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mount Rainier National Park tour builder tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Friday Harbor to Mount Rainier National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and shuttle; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daytime highs in Mount Rainier National Park are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Mount Rainier ©
Must see
Mount Rainier
4.7
Comet Falls ©
Waterfall
Comet Falls
4.6
Skyline Trail ©
Must see
Skyline Trail
5.0

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take a peaceful walk through Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ruby Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Storm King, then contemplate the waterfront views at Crescent Lake, and then take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park tour itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Mount Rainier National Park to Olympic National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle, ferry, and bus. When traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, plan for slightly colder days in Olympic National Park, with highs around 70°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your trip

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