6 days in Washington State Itinerary

6 days in Washington State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Washington State travel route builder

Make it your trip
Fly
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Seattle
— 2 nights
Foot to Seattle Boeing Field, Fly to Friday Harbor
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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
Fly
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Olympia
— 1 night
Drive
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Port Angeles
— 1 night
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Bus to Bainbridge Ferry Terminal, Ferry to Seattle, Fly to Los Angeles

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Seattle

— 2 nights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Chihuly Garden and Glass and Space Needle. Take a break from the city and head to Alki Beach and Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Pike Place Market, admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse Studio.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle tour itinerary builder website.

Los Angeles to Seattle is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, Seattle is little chillier than Los Angeles - with highs of 74°F and lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Friday Harbor itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Friday Harbor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Seattle in June, things will get little chillier in Friday Harbor: highs are around 69°F and lows about 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Olympia.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Olympia

— 1 night
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Tumwater Falls Park and then explore the activities along Tolmie State Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Olympia itinerary planner.

You can fly from Friday Harbor to Olympia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Port Angeles

— 1 night
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Crescent Lake, hike along Second Beach Trail, and then relax in the rural setting at Purple Haze Lavender Farm.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Angeles day trip app.

Drive from Olympia to Port Angeles in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Olympia in June, you will find days in Port Angeles are slightly colder (66°F), and nights are about the same (50°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Washington State travel guide

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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.