7 days in Washington State Itinerary

7 days in Washington State Itinerary

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7 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Show Low
Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
1
Goldendale
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Walla Walla
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  9​h
3
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Show Low

1
day
Goldendale

Goldendale ©
Goldendale is a rural agricultural city and county seat of Klickitat County, Washington, United States, near the Columbia River Gorge. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): learn about winemaking at Maryhill Winery, then explore the world behind art at Maryhill Museum of Art, then take an in-depth tour of Presby Museum, and finally see the sky in a new way at Goldendale Observatory State Park.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Goldendale day trip planner .

Show Low to Goldendale is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Show Low in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Goldendale: highs are around 76°F and lows about 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Walla Walla.

Things to do in Goldendale

Museums Wineries Childrens Museums
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Presby Museum ©
Presby Museum
Goldendale Observatory State Park ©
Goldendale Observatory State Park
Maryhill Winery ©
Maryhill Winery

2
nights
Walla Walla

Walla Walla ©
Walla Walla is the largest city in and the county seat of Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Fort Walla Walla Museum, learn about winemaking at Tranche Cellars, then do a tasting at Bella Fortuna Events and Tours, and finally learn about winemaking at Kontos Cellars. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick Church, do a tasting at Saviah Cellars, then learn about winemaking at Northstar Winery, then learn about winemaking at Rulo Winery, and finally shop like a local with Art Gallery at the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center.

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

Traveling by car from Goldendale to Walla Walla takes 3 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Walla Walla

Wineries Museums Shopping
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Rulo Winery ©
Rulo Winery
Saviah Cellars ©
Saviah Cellars
Northstar Winery ©
Northstar Winery

2
nights
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

Friday Harbor ©
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Island Studios and San Juan Islands Sculpture Park. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Lime Kiln Point State Park. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at IMA - San Juan Islands Museum of Art, examine the collection at The Whale Museum, and expand your understanding of the military at American Camp.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Friday Harbor online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Walla Walla to Friday Harbor by combination of bus and flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, taxi, and ferry. Traveling from Walla Walla in May, things will get a bit cooler in Friday Harbor: highs are around 65°F and lows about 45°F. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife Museums Parks

Side Trip

San Juan Islands Sculpture Park
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Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
IMA - San Juan Islands Museum of Art ©
Island Studios ©
Island Studios

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