35 days in Washington State Itinerary

35 days in Washington State Itinerary

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35 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Belem
Fly:  23​h
1
Seattle
— 6 nights
Fly:  1​h
2
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h
3
Olympia
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Sequim
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
5
Olympic National Park
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
6
Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Chelan
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Belem

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pioneer Square as well as Bellevue Zip Tour. Family-friendly places like Space Needle and The Museum of Flight will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Seattle: Tacoma (Point Defiance Park & Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium), Seahurst Beach Park (in Burien) and Cascadia Art Museum (in Edmonds). The adventure continues: shop like a local with Pike Place Market, get to know the resident critters at Woodland Park Zoo, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seattle road trip planning site .

Belem, Brazil to Seattle is an approximately 23-hour flight. Traveling from Belem to Seattle, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Belem in July, things will get a bit cooler in Seattle: highs are around 30°C and lows about 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can fly to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Bellevue, Tacoma, Cascadia Art Museum, Imagine Children's Museum, Seahurst Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

4
nights
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

Friday Harbor ©
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.
Family-friendly places like Zip San Juan and The Whale Museum will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Friday Harbor: Moran State Park (in Olga), Orcas Island Pottery (in Eastsound) and Washington Park (in Anacortes). The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, experience rural life at Pelindaba Lavender Farm, admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and stop by Serendipity the used book place.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Friday Harbor sightseeing site .

You can fly from Seattle to Friday Harbor in an hour. Another option is to ride a ferry. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Seattle in July, with highs in Friday Harbor at 27°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Olympia.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Orcas Island Pottery, Washington Park, Moran State Park
Highlights from your plan
Moran State Park ©
Moran State Park
Zip San Juan ©
Zip San Juan
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum

4
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. Bring the kids along to Hands On Children's Museum and Lattin's Country Cider Mill & Farm. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Olympia: Northwest Trek Wildlife Park (in Eatonville), Mount St. Helens Visitor Center (in Castle Rock) and Fort Clatsop National Memorial (in Astoria). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, browse the eclectic array of goods at Farmers Market, appreciate the history behind Washington State Capitol, and stroll around Percival Landing.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Olympia route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Friday Harbor to Olympia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Friday Harbor in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Olympia, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Sequim.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mount St. Helens Visitor Center, Fort Clatsop National Memorial, Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge ©
Hands On Children's Museum ©
Hands On Children's Museum
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park ©
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

4
nights
Sequim

Sequim ©
Sequim is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sequim: Fort Casey State Park (in Coupeville) and Port Townsend (Port Townsend Marine Science Center & Fort Worden State Park). The adventure continues: experience rural life at B&B Family Farm, try your luck at 7 Cedars Casino, identify plant and animal life at Dungeness Recreation Area, and admire all the interesting features of The Lavender Connection.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sequim trip planner .

You can drive from Olympia to Sequim in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Olympia in August: highs in Sequim hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Sequim

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Port Townsend, Fort Casey State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Lavender Connection ©
The Lavender Connection
Port Townsend Marine Science Center ©
B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm

6
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.
Attractions like Ruby Beach and Rialto Beach make great kid-friendly stops. When in Olympic National Park, make a side trip to see Marymere Falls in Port Angeles, approximately 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Hurricane Ridge, hike along Second Beach Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Crescent Lake, and stroll through Sol Duc Falls.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park trip planner .

Take a bus from Sequim to Olympic National Park in 1.5 hours. In August in Olympic National Park, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Marymere Falls
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge

3
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Mount Rainier National Park is known for nature, trails, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier, take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, admire the verdant scenery at Paradise Valley, and delve into the lush surroundings at Grove of the Patriarchs.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Mount Rainier National Park trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Olympic National Park to Mount Rainier National Park by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Olympic National Park in August, expect nights in Mount Rainier National Park to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Chelan.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Comet Falls ©
Comet Falls
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier

5
nights
Chelan

Chelan ©
Chelan is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Leavenworth Reindeer Farm and River Rafting & Tubing. Change things up with these side-trips from Chelan: Grand Coulee Dam (in Coulee Dam), Shafer Historical Museum (in Winthrop) and Ohme Gardens (in Wenatchee). The adventure continues: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, do a tasting at Chelan Estate Winery and Vineyard, look for all kinds of wild species at Beebe Bridge Park, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Chelan.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Chelan trip itinerary website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mount Rainier National Park to Chelan. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in August, expect nights in Chelan to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chelan

Parks Adventure Outdoors

Side Trips

Leavenworth, Shafer Historical Museum, Ohme Gardens, Grand Coulee Dam
Highlights from your plan
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm ©
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm
River Rafting & Tubing
Shafer Historical Museum ©
Shafer Historical Museum

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