5 days in Mount Rainier National Park Itinerary

5 days in Mount Rainier National Park Itinerary

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5 days in Mount Rainier National Park Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
+2
Fly + Tram + Shuttle:  7​h 15​min
1
Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Shuttle + Tram + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Explore Mount Rainier National Park's surroundings by going to Tacoma (5 Mile Drive & Trails, Point Defiance Park, & more) and Snoqualmie Falls (in Snoqualmie). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier, contemplate the waterfront views at Nisqually River, take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, and contemplate the geological forces at Mount St. Helens.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Mount Rainier National Park trip itinerary planning website .

San Francisco to Mount Rainier National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Mount Rainier National Park, with highs around 80°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Tacoma, Mount St. Helens, Snoqualmie Falls
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Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail

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