30 days in Washington State Itinerary

30 days in Washington State Itinerary

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30 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Leavenworth
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Richland
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Spokane
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Vancouver
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Long Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Olympic National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Port Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  45​min
8
Seattle
— 7 nights
End: Seattle

3
nights
Leavenworth

Leavenworth ©
Leavenworth is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. Roslyn Cemetery and South Cle Elum Rail Yard National Historic District will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chelan County Museum and Pioneer Village and Benson Vineyards Estate Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Wenatchee National Forest (in Wenatchee), Orondo Cider Works (in Orondo) and Martin Scott Winery (in East Wenatchee). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Ryan Patrick Wine Tasting Room, sample the fine beverages at Blue Spirits Distilling, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Leavenworth Reindeer Farm.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Leavenworth trip itinerary maker app .

Seattle to Leavenworth is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seattle in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 46°F in Leavenworth. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Richland.

Things to do in Leavenworth

Wineries Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Martin Scott Winery, Wenatchee National Forest, South Cle Elum Rail Yard National Historic District, Swiftwater Cellars, Orondo Cider Works
Highlights from your plan
Benson Vineyards Estate Winery ©
Benson Vineyards Estate Winery
Roslyn Cemetery ©
Roslyn Cemetery

2
nights
Richland

Richland ©
Richland is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, at the confluence of the Yakima and the Columbia Rivers. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Chandler Reach, learn about winemaking at Tucannon Cellars, then learn about winemaking at Hedges Family Estate, then learn about winemaking at Hamilton Cellars, and finally don't miss a visit to Hanford Nuclear Reservation. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Howard Amon Park, learn about winemaking at Alexandria Nicole Cellars, then do a tasting at 14 Hands Winery, then learn about winemaking at Daven Lore Winery, and finally stop by Chukar Cherries.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Richland trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Leavenworth to Richland takes 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Leavenworth in September: highs in Richland hover around 80°F, while lows dip to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Spokane.

Things to do in Richland

Wineries Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Prosser, Benton City
Highlights from your plan
Chandler Reach ©
Chandler Reach
Daven Lore Winery ©
Daven Lore Winery
Tucannon Cellars ©
Tucannon Cellars

3
nights
Spokane

Spokane ©
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes and Crosby House. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. John's Cathedral and St. Aloysius Church. There's lots more to do: stroll around Manito Park, learn about winemaking at Barrister Winery, look for gifts at Paradise Fibers, Inc, and sample the fine beverages at Dry Fly Distilling.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Spokane online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Richland to Spokane takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Richland in September, you will find days in Spokane are little chillier (73°F), and nights are about the same (50°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Manito Park ©
Manito Park
Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes ©
Barrister Winery ©
Barrister Winery

3
nights
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. Visit Fort Vancouver National Historic Site and Officers' Row for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vancouver National Historic Reserve and Esther Short Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of George C. Marshall House, take an in-depth tour of Hood River Marina, hike along Waterfront Renaissance Trail, and take in the pleasant sights at Wintler Community Park.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Vancouver online trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Spokane to Vancouver in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Vancouver can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Long Beach.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Officers' Row ©
Officers' Row
George C. Marshall House ©
George C. Marshall House

2
nights
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): cruise along Long Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Oysterville Church, then enjoy the sea views from North Head Lighthouse, and finally enjoy the sea views from Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, then steep yourself in history at Middle Village Station Camp, then view the masterpieces at Don Nisbett Art Gallery, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Long Beach trip planning website .

You can drive from Vancouver to Long Beach in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Vancouver in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Long Beach: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Long Beach

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ilwaco, Middle Village Station Camp, Oysterville Church, Long Beach
Highlights from your plan
North Head Lighthouse ©
North Head Lighthouse
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center ©
Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center

5
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Ruby Beach and Rialto Beach. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Hurricane Ridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Murhut Falls, delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center, and explore the activities along Crescent Lake.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Olympic National Park trip itinerary app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Long Beach to Olympic National Park. In September in Olympic National Park, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Olympic Peninsula
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge

4
nights
Port Angeles

Port Angeles ©
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. You'll explore and learn at Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum and Northwest Native Expressions Art Gallery. Get some cultural insight at Makah Cultural and Research Center and John's Beachcombing Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Port Angeles side-trips: Trinity United Methodist Church (in Port Townsend), Second Beach (in La Push) and Cape Flattery Trail (in Neah Bay). There's lots more to do: visit a coastal fixture at New Dungeness Lighthouse, walk around Dungeness Landing County Park, get outside with West Coast Spin Doctors, and stop by Native to Twilight.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Port Angeles travel route planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Olympic National Park to Port Angeles. In September in Port Angeles, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sequim, Forks, Neah Bay, Trinity United Methodist Church, Joyce Depot Museum
Highlights from your plan
West Coast Spin Doctors ©
West Coast Spin Doctors
Makah Cultural and Research Center ©

7
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.
Pioneer Square and Bruce Lee Grave Site will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Pike Place Market and Seattle Art Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seattle: Renton (Jimi Hendrix Grave Site & Greenwood Memorial Park Funeral Home), Hindu Temple & Cultural Center (in Bothell) and Kent (Champion Arms & Tahoma National Cemetery). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, contemplate the long history of Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, kick back and relax at Alki Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Seattle trip planner .

Getting from Port Angeles to Seattle by flight takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Port Angeles in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 56°F in Seattle. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Renton, Tacoma, Kent, Point No Point Lighthouse & Park, Hindu Temple & Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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