6 days in Washington State Itinerary

6 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Olympic National Park
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Bus to Seattle, Fly to Reagan Washington



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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, take a memorable tour with Tours, don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle tour planner.

Washington DC to Seattle is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 79°F and lows are around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sequim.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods


Sequim is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): see majestic marine mammals with Port Angeles Whale Watch Company, stop by Washington Lavender, experience rural life at B&B Family Farm, then experience rural life at Purple Haze Lavender Farm, and finally stroll around Sequim Pioneer Memorial Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Sequim tour itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Seattle to Sequim in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Seattle in July, things will get a bit cooler in Sequim: highs are around 70°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Sequim

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park and then hike along Hurricane Ridge.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park itinerary planning site.

Traveling by bus from Sequim to Olympic National Park takes 2 hours. July in Olympic National Park sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Washington State travel guide

Art Museums · 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.