7 days in Washington State Itinerary

7 days in Washington State Itinerary

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7 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
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

1
night
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 1st (Mon), view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass and then get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market. On the next day, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, wander the streets of Pioneer Square, and then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

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Los Angeles to Seattle is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Los Angeles in July since evenings lows in Seattle dip to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to catch the flight 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
Pioneer Square ©
Pioneer Square

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): look for gifts at Serendipity the used book place, then see the interesting displays at The Whale Museum, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Friday Harbor trip itinerary maker .

Fly from Seattle to Friday Harbor in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Seattle in July; daily highs in Friday Harbor reach 74°F and lows reach 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum

3
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 enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Ruby Beach and Rialto Beach. Visiting Hurricane Ridge and Crescent Lake will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: trek along Sol Duc Falls, witness a stunning natural landmark at Sol Duc Hot Springs, and take a peaceful walk through Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park trip itinerary maker app .

You can ride a ferry from Friday Harbor to Olympic National Park in 6 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

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Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge

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