8 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

8 days in Greater Seattle Itinerary

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Mount Rainier National Park
— 2 nights
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Seattle
— 5 nights

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Comet Falls, hike along Trail of the Shadows, then trek along Skyline Trail, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nisqually Vista Loop, then take a peaceful walk through Grove of the Patriarchs, and then stroll through Mt. Fremont Lookout Trail.

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New York City to Mount Rainier National Park is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Mount Rainier National Park. Traveling from New York City in July, things will get little chillier in Mount Rainier National Park: highs are around 79°F and lows about 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the shuttle to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Grove of the Patriarchs ©
Grove of the Patriarchs

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Fall City Wallaby Ranch. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Snoqualmie Falls and Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park. Step out of Seattle to go to Snoqualmie and see Snoqualmie Point Park, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Space Needle, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, see majestic marine mammals with Puget Sound Express, and walk around Kerry Park.

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Traveling by shuttle from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Seattle when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, with lows around 60°F. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Seattle

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Puget Sound Express ©
Puget Sound Express
Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls

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