8 days in Seattle & Olympic National Park Itinerary

8 days in Seattle & Olympic National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Washington State vacation maker

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Seattle
— 1 day
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Olympic National Park
— 7 nights
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Seattle

— 1 day

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Fay Bainbridge Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Seattle day trip website.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Seattle. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in August, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Olympic National Park

— 7 nights
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Visiting Olympic National Park and Murhut Falls will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Olympic National Park side-trips: Staircase Rapids Nature Trail (in Hoodsport) and Quinault (Merriman Falls, Rain Forest Nature Trail, &more). And it doesn't end there: hike along Hurricane Ridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sol Duc Falls, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Storm King, and cruise along Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Olympic National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Explore your travel options from Seattle to Olympic National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect Olympic National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 72°F and 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips