8 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

8 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

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Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night
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Olympia
— 1 night
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Seattle
— 5 nights

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
On the 13th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Mount Rainier National Park route planner.

New York City to Mount Rainier National Park is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Mount Rainier National Park is minus 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in June; daily highs in Mount Rainier National Park reach 73°F and lows reach 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the bus to Olympia.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Comet Falls ©
Comet Falls

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Olympia

Olympia ©
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. On the 14th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Port Plaza Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area, take in the exciting artwork at Childhood's End Gallery, then identify plant and animal life at Wolf Haven International, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tumwater Falls Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Olympia online journey planner.

You can take a bus from Mount Rainier National Park to Olympia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. June in Olympia sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Seattle.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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Wolf Haven International ©
Wolf Haven International
Tumwater Falls Park ©
Tumwater Falls Park

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chihuly Garden and Glass and Pioneer Square. Saint James Cathedral and W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Seattle: West Hybloes Wetlands Park (in Federal Way) and Seahurst Beach Park (in Burien). The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Our Hope Catholic Church, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, and shop like a local with Pike Place Market.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Seattle online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Olympia to Seattle in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Olympia in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Seattle, with lows of 57°F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Seattle

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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