7 days in Washington State Itinerary

7 days in Washington State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Washington State trip planner

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Drive to Spokane International Airport, Fly to Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Drive to Mount Rainier National Park
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Mount Rainier National Park
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Kelso
— 2 nights
Drive
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Long Beach
— 2 nights
Drive
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Port Angeles
— 1 night
Drive
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Olympic National Park
— 1 night
Drive

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Mount Rainier National Park

The star attraction of Mt.
On the 16th (Fri), stroll through Box Canyon Loop.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mount Rainier National Park trip itinerary planning app.

Spokane Valley to Mount Rainier National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Spokane Valley in July: high temperatures in Mount Rainier National Park hover around 79°F and lows are around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kelso.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Kelso

— 2 nights
Kelso is a city in southwest Washington State, United States, and is the county seat of Cowlitz County. Your list of things to see and do now includes The Chehalis Centralia Railroad & Museum, Ape Cave, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, then examine the collection at The Chehalis Centralia Railroad & Museum, then get impressive views of Mount St. Helens, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Ape Cave.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kelso trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Mount Rainier National Park to Kelso with the Route module. July in Kelso sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 55°F at night. You'll set off for Long Beach on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Kelso

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Long Beach

— 2 nights
Long Beach is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. You've now added World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): stroll through Discovery Trail. Keep things going the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Lightship Columbia, pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, then trek along Cathedral Tree Trail, and finally see the interesting displays at World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Long Beach travel route builder tool.

Getting from Kelso to Long Beach by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Kelso in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Long Beach: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Long Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trip

Port Angeles

— 1 night
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. On the 20th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Elwha Klallam Heritage Training Center and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Port Angeles trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Long Beach to Port Angeles takes 4.5 hours. July in Port Angeles sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. You will leave for Olympic National Park on the 21st (Wed).

Things to do in Port Angeles

Adventure · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Olympic National Park

— 1 night
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
On the 21st (Wed), delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Olympic National Park trip itinerary builder app.

Olympic National Park is very close to Port Angeles. In July, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Washington State travel guide

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Art Galleries · 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.