6 days in Washington State Itinerary

6 days in Washington State Itinerary

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6 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  5​h
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h
2
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
+3
ferry + bus + foot + ferry:  6​h
3
Olympic National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Vancouver
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles

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Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass and then get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market. Keep things going the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, then wander the streets of Pioneer Square, and finally admire the striking features of King Street Station.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Seattle trip itinerary builder .

Los Angeles to Seattle is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Seattle, with lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can fly to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

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Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

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 7th (Wed): get outside with Springtide Paddlesports, witness the site of a historic battle at American Camp, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor tour itinerary maker website .

You can fly from Seattle to Friday Harbor in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect Friday Harbor to be little chillier, temps between 74°F and 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

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Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Olympic National Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ruby Beach. On your second day here, delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park and then take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Friday Harbor to Olympic National Park by ferry takes about 6 hours. August in Olympic National Park sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

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Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

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Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. On the 10th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Officers' Row, contemplate the long history of Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, then contemplate the long history of George C. Marshall House, and finally pick up some local products at Esther Short Park.

Make your Vancouver itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Olympic National Park to Vancouver by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Olympic National Park in August, expect Vancouver to be a bit warmer, temps between 84°F and 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

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Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site ©
Officers' Row ©
Officers' Row
Esther Short Park ©
Esther Short Park

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