5 days in Washington State Itinerary

5 days in Washington State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Washington State vacation planner
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Mukilteo
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Freeland
— 1 night
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Anacortes
— 1 night
Drive
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Mukilteo

Mukilteo, which means "good camping ground," is a waterfront city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. On the 20th (Fri), walk around 92nd Street Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mukilteo trip itinerary site.

Los Angeles to Mukilteo is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in September; daily highs in Mukilteo reach 68°F and lows reach 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Freeland.
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Parks

Freeland — 1 night

Freeland is a census-designated place (CDP) on Whidbey Island in Island County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the landscape on two wheels at Putney Woods Trails, sample the fine beverages at Whidbey Island Distillery, examine the collection at Langley Whale Center, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Double Bluff Brewing Company, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Mutiny Bay Distillery, and finally browse the range of quality goods at The Star Store.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Freeland tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mukilteo to Freeland in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Freeland can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Anacortes.
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Trails · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Outdoors
Side Trip

Anacortes — 1 night

Anacortes is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Predators of the Heart, and then stroll around Causland Memorial Park.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Anacortes tour planner.

Travel from Freeland to Anacortes in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Seattle.
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Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Seattle — 2 nights

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 23rd (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and finally look for gifts at Chukar Cherries. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Discovery Park.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Anacortes to Seattle by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can fly back home.
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Parks · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Washington State travel guide

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Art Galleries · 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.
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Whidbey Island travel guide

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Bodies of Water · State Parks · Distilleries