6 days in Seattle & Portland Itinerary

6 days in Seattle & Portland Itinerary

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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Portland
— 3 nights

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Seattle

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.
Chihuly Garden and Glass and Pioneer Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, don't miss a visit to Space Needle, admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, and find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip itinerary planning app.

Vancouver, Canada to Seattle is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a shuttle. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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Portland

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.
Get some historical perspective at Timberline Lodge and Ski Area and Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site. Take a break from the city and head to Portland Timbers and Forest Park. Change things up with a short trip to Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil (about 38 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, stroll around Mill Ends Park, don't miss a visit to Pittock Mansion, and stop by Powell's City of Books.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Portland trip planner.

You can drive from Seattle to Portland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. August in Portland sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Timberline Lodge and Ski Area ©
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area ©

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