60 days in Washington State Itinerary

60 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Fly to Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Drive to Everett
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Everett
— 4 nights
Drive
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Olga, Orcas Island
— 3 nights
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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 4 nights
Fly
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Anacortes, Fidalgo Island
— 3 nights
Drive
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North Cascades National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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Port Townsend
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bainbridge Island
— 3 nights
Drive
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Olympic National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
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Neah Bay
— 1 night
Drive
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Ilwaco
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Winthrop
— 1 night
Drive
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Leavenworth
— 6 nights
Drive
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Richland
— 6 nights
Drive
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Walla Walla
— 8 nights
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Everett

— 4 nights
Everett is the county seat of and the largest city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Everett side-trips: Langley (Whidbey Island Distillery & Comforts of Whidbey Winery), Edmonds (Meadowdale Beach Park & Marina Beach Park) and Double Bluff Beach (in Freeland). There's much more to do: learn the secrets of production at Boeing Future of Flight, walk around Marymoor Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellevue Botanical Garden, and learn about all things military at Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Everett visit planner.

Atlanta to Everett is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Atlanta to Everett, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Atlanta in May: high temperatures in Everett hover around 64°F and lows are around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Olga.

Things to do in Everett

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trips

Olga, Orcas Island

— 3 nights
Olga is a waterfront unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States.HistoryOlga was founded in 1860, after William Moore homesteaded the region. Olga is known for nature, museums, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the majestic nature at Moran State Park, do a tasting at Orcas Island Winery, learn more about the world around you at Summit Learning Center, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Turtleback Mountain.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Olga journey maker.

You can drive from Everett to Olga in 3 hours. In May in Olga, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Olga

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

— 4 nights
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.
Friday Harbor is known for wildlife, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, admire the masterpieces at San Juan Islands Sculpture Park, relax and rejuvenate at Lavendera Massage, and relax in the rural setting at Pelindaba Lavender Farm.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Friday Harbor trip builder app.

Getting from Olga to Friday Harbor by journey takes about 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Friday Harbor are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Anacortes.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Anacortes, Fidalgo Island

— 3 nights
Anacortes is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. Anacortes is known for wildlife, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: immerse yourself in nature at Deception Pass State Park, admire the natural beauty at Roozengaarde Display Garden, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Erie Park, and look for gifts at Olive Shoppe Ginger Grater la Conner.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Anacortes attractions planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Friday Harbor to Anacortes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. May in Anacortes sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to North Cascades National Park.

Things to do in Anacortes

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

North Cascades National Park

— 5 nights
North Cascades National Park calls visitors to its rugged landscape of high mountain peaks tipped with about 300 glaciers.
Change things up with these side-trips from North Cascades National Park: Stehekin (Stehekin River & Rainbow Falls), Concrete (Sauk Mountain Trail & North Cascades Vintage Aircraft Museum) and Picture Lake (in Glacier). There's still lots to do: cruise along N Cascades Hwy, admire the engineering at Diablo Dam, hike along Cascade Pass, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Lake Trai.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our North Cascades National Park trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Anacortes to North Cascades National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. May in North Cascades National Park sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Port Townsend.

Things to do in North Cascades National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Port Townsend

— 3 nights
Port Townsend is a city in Jefferson County, Washington, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Port Townsend side-trips: Port Angeles (Madison Creek Falls & Harbinger Winery) and Sequim (Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge, Olympic Lavender Heritage Farm, &more). There's much more to do: see majestic marine mammals with Puget Sound Express, relax and rejuvenate at Soak On The Sound, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Constitution, and admire the majestic nature at Fort Worden State Park.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Townsend trip planner.

Explore your travel options from North Cascades National Park to Port Townsend with the Route module. In May, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bainbridge Island.

Things to do in Port Townsend

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Spas

Side Trips

Bainbridge Island

— 3 nights
Bainbridge Island is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States, and is coextensive with the eponymous island in Puget Sound. Change things up with these side-trips from Bainbridge Island: Point Robinson Park (in Vashon) and Bremerton (Puget Sound Navy Museum & USS Turner Joy Museum Ship). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Bloedel Reserve, examine the collection at Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, do a tasting at Eleven Winery, and admire the majestic nature at Fay Bainbridge Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bainbridge Island trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Port Townsend to Bainbridge Island in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Port Townsend in May, expect nights in Bainbridge Island to be about the same, around 52°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Bainbridge Island

Parks · Museums · Wineries · Wildlife

Side Trips

Olympic National Park

— 6 nights
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Get out of town with these interesting Olympic National Park side-trips: Quinault (Quinault Big Spruce Tree, Rain Forest Nature Trail, &more). There's lots more to do: cruise along Hurricane Ridge, take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park, trek along Murhut Falls, and stroll through Sol Duc Falls.

For reviews and more tourist information, read our Olympic National Park trip builder site.

Getting from Bainbridge Island to Olympic National Park by car takes about 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Bainbridge Island in May: high temperatures in Olympic National Park hover around 62°F and lows are around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Neah Bay.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Neah Bay

— 1 night
Neah Bay is a census-designated place (CDP) on the Makah Reservation in Clallam County, Washington, United States. On the 2nd (Wed), steep yourself in history at Makah Cultural and Research Center and then trek along Cape Flattery Trail.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Neah Bay trip planner.

Drive from Olympic National Park to Neah Bay in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Ilwaco.

Things to do in Neah Bay

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ilwaco

— 2 nights
Ilwaco is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. On the 3rd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Clark's Dismal Nitch, examine the collection at Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, then immerse yourself in nature at Cape Disappointment State Park, and finally enjoy the sea views from Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. On the next day, visit a coastal fixture at North Head Lighthouse, get a taste of the local shopping with Don Nisbett Art Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at Cranberry Museum, and finally stroll through Long Beach.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ilwaco trip planner.

Drive from Neah Bay to Ilwaco in 5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Ilwaco can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Ilwaco

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Mount Rainier National Park

— 4 nights
The star attraction of Mt.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mount Rainier National Park: Snoqualmie Falls (in Snoqualmie) and Rattlesnake Mountain Trail (in North Bend). Spend the 7th (Mon) wandering through the wild on Discover Nature. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier, tour the pleasant surroundings at Trail of the Shadows, admire the sheer force of Spray Falls, and get outside with Reflection Lakes.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Mount Rainier National Park trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Ilwaco to Mount Rainier National Park with the Route module. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ilwaco in June: highs in Mount Rainier National Park hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Winthrop.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Winthrop

— 1 night
Winthrop is a town in Okanogan County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Shafer Historical Museum and then appreciate the views at Methow Valley.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Winthrop day trip planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mount Rainier National Park to Winthrop. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in June, expect nights in Winthrop to be about the same, around 52°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 82°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Leavenworth.

Things to do in Winthrop

Parks · Museums · Nature

Leavenworth

— 6 nights
Leavenworth is a city in Chelan County, Washington, United States. Explore Leavenworth's surroundings by going to Coulee City (Coulee Corridor & Dry Falls), Manson (Benson Vineyards Estate Winery & Tildio Winery) and Tunnel Hill Winery (in Chelan). Next up on the itinerary: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, get to know the resident critters at Leavenworth Reindeer Farm, stroll through Apple Capital Loop Trail, and learn about winemaking at Silvara Cellars.

Plan my day in Leavenworth using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Winthrop to Leavenworth takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Winthrop in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Leavenworth, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Richland.

Things to do in Leavenworth

Wineries · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Richland

— 6 nights
Richland is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, at the confluence of the Yakima and the Columbia Rivers. Venture out of the city with trips to Prosser (Mercer Wine Estates, Chukar Cherries, &more) and Zillah (Wineglass Cellars, Two Mountain Winery, &more). There's still lots to do: do a tasting at 14 Hands Winery, contemplate the long history of Hanford Nuclear Reservation, and admire the local landmark of Hedges Family Estate.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Richland day trip planning website.

You can drive from Leavenworth to Richland in 3 hours. When traveling from Leavenworth in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Richland: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Walla Walla.

Things to do in Richland

Wineries · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Walla Walla

— 8 nights
Walla Walla is the largest city in and the county seat of Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Walla Walla: Clarkston (Basalt Cellars Winery & Snake Dancer Excursions). Next up on the itinerary: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, take an in-depth tour of Whitman Mission, and do a tasting at Saviah Cellars.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Walla Walla journey site.

Traveling by car from Richland to Walla Walla takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Walla Walla can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Walla Walla

Wineries · Tours · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Washington State travel guide

4.2
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.

San Juan Islands travel guide

4.7
Dolphin & Whale Watching · State Parks · Landmarks
Experience island living Pacific Northwest-style by visiting the San Juan Islands. Of the 176 named islands here, Lopez, Orcas, and San Juan are the three that cater to visitors. Orca whales roam the waters from April to September, and rolling farmland inland gives way to small coastal towns filled with art galleries and boutiques. The islands' small mountains offer vistas over the water to the snow-capped peaks of the Olympic mountain range. The island region offers prime sea kayaking, biking tours, birding, and saltwater fishing. The populated isles attract a lot of summer tourism but remain quiet the remainder of the year.

Clallam County travel guide

4.6
Waterfalls · Wildlife Areas · Hiking Trails