8 days in Seattle & Salt Lake City Itinerary

8 days in Seattle & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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8 days in Seattle & Salt Lake City Itinerary

Start: Seattle
1
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Salt Lake City
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Seattle

3
nights
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.
Dedicate the 15th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, explore the activities along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Discovery Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Seattle holiday planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Seattle. In September, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Tours Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

3
nights
Salt Lake City

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salt Lake City: Park City (Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway & Fishing Charters & Tours) and Kamas (Provo River Falls & Mirror Lake Scenic Byway). Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, trek along The Living Room Trail, and get a taste of the local shopping with Art at the Main Gallery.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Salt Lake City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Seattle in September: highs in Salt Lake City hover around 81°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Park City, Kamas
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Temple Square ©
Temple Square

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