60 days in Washington State Itinerary

60 days in Washington State Itinerary

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60 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Springfield
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Seattle
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Bainbridge Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Port Townsend
— 4 nights
bus:  2​h
4
Olympic National Park
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
5
Mount Rainier National Park
— 5 nights
bus:  2​h
6
Olympia
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  1​h 45​min
7
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Bellingham
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Winthrop
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
Leavenworth
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
11
Walla Walla
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
12
Spokane
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Springfield

6
nights
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.
Step out of Seattle with an excursion to Imagine Children's Museum in Everett--about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Space Needle, admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Seattle tour itinerary maker tool .

Springfield to Seattle is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Springfield in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of 38°F in Seattle. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bainbridge Island.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Bellevue, Imagine Children's Museum
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass

4
nights
Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island ©
Bainbridge Island is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States, and is coextensive with the eponymous island in Puget Sound. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bainbridge Island: Veterans Living History Museum (in Port Orchard), Matzke Art Gallery and Sculpture Park (in Camano Island) and Bremerton (Kitsap Historical Society & Museum, Silver City Brewery, & more). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Bloedel Reserve, sample the fine beverages at Bainbridge Distillers, do a tasting at Eagle Harbor Wine Co. Tasting Room, and view the masterpieces at Front Street Gallery.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bainbridge Island trip planner .

You can drive from Seattle to Bainbridge Island in an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Bainbridge Island can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Port Townsend.

Things to do in Bainbridge Island

Museums Shopping Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Bremerton, Poulsbo, Veterans Living History Museum, Matzke Art Gallery and Sculpture Park, Suquamish Museum
Highlights from your plan
Front Street Gallery ©
Front Street Gallery
Bloedel Reserve ©
Bloedel Reserve
Perennial Vintners ©
Perennial Vintners

4
nights
Port Townsend

Port Townsend ©
Port Townsend is a city in Jefferson County, Washington, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Townsend: Sequim (Blue Whole Gallery, New Dungeness Lighthouse, & more) and Coupeville (Fort Casey State Park & Fort Ebey State Park). Next up on the itinerary: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Finnriver Orchard & Cider Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Northwind Arts Center, see the interesting displays at Port Townsend Aero Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Jefferson Museum of Art & History.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Townsend holiday planner.

You can drive from Bainbridge Island to Port Townsend in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in January, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Port Townsend

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Sequim, Coupeville, Finnriver Orchard & Cider Gardens, Mt Constitution
Highlights from your plan
Mt Constitution ©
Mt Constitution
New Dungeness Lighthouse ©
New Dungeness Lighthouse
Trinity United Methodist Church ©
Trinity United Methodist Church

6
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Olympic National Park: Port Angeles (Feiro Marine Life Center & Swain's General Store). And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ellinor, hike along Mount Storm King, take in the natural beauty of Olympic Hot Springs, and kick back and relax at Ruby Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by bus from Port Townsend to Olympic National Park takes 2 hours. In January in Olympic National Park, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to fly to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Port Angeles
Highlights from your plan
Mount Ellinor ©
Mount Ellinor
Mount Storm King
Mount Storm King
Mount Olympus ©
Mount Olympus

5
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ashford (Recycled spirits of iron, Sculpture & Ashford Creek Pottery), WIndy Ridge Viewpoint (in Amboy) and White Pass Ski Resort (in White Pass). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier, hike along Trail of the Shadows, take some stellar pictures from Emmons Vista Overlook, and make a trip to Sun Top Lookout.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mount Rainier National Park day trip app .

Fly from Olympic National Park to Mount Rainier National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 47°F in January, and nighttime lows around 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Olympia.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Ashford, WIndy Ridge Viewpoint, White Pass Ski Resort, Sun Top Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
White Pass Ski Resort ©
White Pass Ski Resort
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail

5
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Olympia: 7 Wonders Creation Museum (in Silverlake), My Cheese Shoppe (in Puyallup) and Tacoma (Tacoma Art Museum, Washington State History Museum, & more). The adventure continues: explore the engaging exhibits at Hands On Children's Museum, pause for some photo ops at Washington State Capitol, take in the views from Vancouver Land Bridge, and look for all kinds of wild species at Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Olympia trip planner .

Take a bus from Mount Rainier National Park to Olympia in 2 hours. In January in Olympia, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 33°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Tacoma, Furford Cranberry Museum, 7 Wonders Creation Museum, Camas Public Library, My Cheese Shoppe
Highlights from your plan
Washington State History Museum ©
Washington State History Museum
Hands On Children's Museum ©
Hands On Children's Museum
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

5
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Friday Harbor side-trips: Eastsound (Crow Valley Pottery, Island Hoppin' Brewery, & more), Olga (Summit Learning Center, Moran State Park, & more) and Chimera Gallery (in Lopez Island). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Turtleback Mountain, stop by Serendipity the used book place, view the masterpieces at Island Studios, and enjoy the sand and surf at Judd Cove.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Friday Harbor holiday builder app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Olympia to Friday Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In January, daytime highs in Friday Harbor are 46°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bellingham.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Olga, Eastsound, Orcas Island, Chimera Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Turtleback Mountain ©
Turtleback Mountain
Island Hoppin' Brewery ©
Island Hoppin' Brewery

5
nights
Bellingham

Bellingham ©
Perched at the northern end of Washington's Pacific coast, the mid-sized city of Bellingham serves as an important stopover on the road between Seattle and Vancouver.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bellingham: Causland Memorial Park (in Anacortes), La Conner (The Wood Merchant & Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum) and Mount Vernon (Breazeale Interpretive Center, Little Mountain Park, & more). There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Mt Baker, see the interesting displays at North Cascades Vintage Aircraft Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Baker Ski Area, and identify plant and animal life at North Cascades National Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bellingham trip planner .

You can drive from Friday Harbor to Bellingham in 3 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Bellingham can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Winthrop.

Things to do in Bellingham

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Mount Vernon, La Conner, North Cascades National Park, North Cascades Vintage Aircraft Museum, Causland Memorial Park
Highlights from your plan
Mt Baker ©
Mt Baker
North Cascades Vintage Aircraft Museum ©
Mt Baker Ski Area ©
Mt Baker Ski Area

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nights
Winthrop

Winthrop ©
Winthrop is a town in Okanogan County, Washington, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Winthrop side-trips: US Armed Forces Legacy Project (in Tonasket), North Cascades National Park (Diablo Lake Vista Point & Washington Pass) and Loup Loup Ski Bowl (in Omak). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Methow Valley, explore and take pictures at Slate Peak, examine the collection at North Cascade Smokejumper Base, and look for gifts at Shotgun Nellie’s.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Winthrop trip planning tool .

Getting from Bellingham to Winthrop by car takes about 3 hours. In February, Winthrop is a bit cooler than Bellingham - with highs of 39°F and lows of 24°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Leavenworth.

Things to do in Winthrop

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

North Cascades National Park, Confluence Gallery, US Armed Forces Legacy Project, Lost River Winery, Loup Loup Ski Bowl
Highlights from your plan
Methow Valley ©
Methow Valley
Loup Loup Ski Bowl ©
Loup Loup Ski Bowl
Slate Peak ©
Slate Peak

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Leavenworth

Leavenworth ©
Leavenworth is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Coulee Corridor (in Coulee City), Wenatchee (Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort, Rocky Reach Dam Park, & more) and Thorp Mill (in Thorp). The adventure continues: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Leavenworth Reindeer Farm, do a tasting at Stemilt Creek Winery Tasting Room, sample the fine beverages at Blue Spirits Distilling, and walk around Front Street Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Leavenworth trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Winthrop to Leavenworth in 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Leavenworth can reach 40°F, while at night they dip to 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Walla Walla.

Things to do in Leavenworth

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Wenatchee, Ellensburg, Cashmere, Coulee Corridor, Thorp Mill
Highlights from your plan
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm ©
Leavenworth Reindeer Farm
Ryan Patrick Wine Tasting Room ©
Ryan Patrick Wine Tasting Room
Thorp Mill ©
Thorp Mill

5
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Walla Walla

Walla Walla ©
Walla Walla is the largest city in and the county seat of Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Walla Walla: Richland (Hanford Nuclear Reservation & Badger Mountain Centennial Preserve), Dayton (Bluewood & Dumas Station Wines) and Benton City (Tucannon Cellars, Hedges Family Estate, & more). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Rulo Winery, stop by D'Olivo Tasting Bar, find something for the whole family at Gesa Carousel of Dreams, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick Church.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Walla Walla trip planner.

Traveling by car from Leavenworth to Walla Walla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Leavenworth in February, with highs in Walla Walla at 47°F and lows at 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Spokane.

Things to do in Walla Walla

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Benton City, Richland, Dayton, Gesa Carousel of Dreams
Highlights from your plan
Rulo Winery ©
Rulo Winery
Bluewood ©
Bluewood
Walla Walla Vintners ©
Walla Walla Vintners

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Spokane

Spokane ©
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Quartzite Brewing Company (in Chewelah), Perkins House (in Colfax) and Pend Oreille County Museum (in Newport). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Manito Park, get curious at Mobius Science Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, and look for gifts at Paradise Fibers, Inc.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Spokane itinerary planner.

You can drive from Walla Walla to Spokane in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Walla Walla in February, things will get a bit cooler in Spokane: highs are around 40°F and lows about 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Quartzite Brewing Company, Pend Oreille County Museum, Perkins House, Charles R. Conner Museum
Highlights from your plan
Manito Park ©
Manito Park
Barrister Winery ©
Barrister Winery
Pend Oreille County Museum ©
Pend Oreille County Museum

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