7 days in Washington State Itinerary

7 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Goldendale
— Few hours
2
Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night
3
Seattle
— 2 nights
4
Olympic National Park
— 3 nights

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Goldendale

Goldendale ©
Goldendale is a rural agricultural city and county seat of Klickitat County, Washington, United States, near the Columbia River Gorge. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Maryhill Winery, then explore the world behind art at Maryhill Museum of Art, and then appreciate the history behind Stonehenge Memorial.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Goldendale tour itinerary planner.

Portland to Goldendale is an approximately 2-hour car ride. When traveling from Portland in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Goldendale, with highs around 90°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Goldendale

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Maryhill Museum of Art ©
Maryhill Museum of Art
Maryhill Winery ©
Maryhill Winery

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mount Rainier National Park trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Goldendale to Mount Rainier National Park. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Goldendale in July, with highs in Mount Rainier National Park at 79°F and lows at 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can catch the shuttle to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Box Canyon Loop ©
Box Canyon Loop

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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.
On the next day, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bruce Lee Grave Site, admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, and then wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip builder.

Traveling by shuttle from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 60°F in Seattle. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Bruce Lee Grave Site ©
Bruce Lee Grave Site

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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.
Get outdoors at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and Second Beach Trail. Explore hidden gems such as Ruby Beach and Olympic National Park. Go for a jaunt from Olympic National Park to Quinault to see Merriman Falls about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Ozette Loop Hike, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Storm King, and take a memorable drive along Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Seattle to Olympic National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Seattle in July; daily highs in Olympic National Park reach 70°F and lows reach 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Merriman Falls
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Second Beach Trail ©
Second Beach Trail

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