8 days in Washington State Itinerary

8 days in Washington State Itinerary

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8 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Leavenworth
+3
Train + Bus + Foot + Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Goldendale
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Walla Walla
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  6​h
End: Los Angeles

1
night
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

Friday Harbor ©
The tiny town of Friday Harbor is the largest village on the San Juan Islands, and it fits within just 2.6 km (1 sq mi) of space.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): view the masterpieces at Arctic Raven Gallery, then get a taste of the local shopping with Island Studios, then take in the history at American Camp, and finally explore the world behind art at San Juan Islands Sculpture Park. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at San Juan Historical Society and Museum, view the masterpieces at WaterWorks Gallery, and then get outside with The Schooner, Spike Africa, Friday Harbor, san Juan Islands.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Friday Harbor travel route planner.

Leavenworth to Friday Harbor is an approximately 6-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Leavenworth in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Friday Harbor, with lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Goldendale.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Museums Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

San Juan Islands Sculpture Park
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Island Studios ©
Island Studios
San Juan Islands Sculpture Park ©
San Juan Islands Sculpture Park
American Camp ©
American Camp

1
night
Goldendale

Goldendale ©
Goldendale is a rural agricultural city and county seat of Klickitat County, Washington, United States, near the Columbia River Gorge. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Columbia Hills State Park, then do a tasting at Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Jacob Williams Winery. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Presby Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Maryhill Museum of Art, then make a trip to Stonehenge Memorial, and finally look and learn at Goldendale Observatory State Park.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Goldendale day trip planner .

Getting from Friday Harbor to Goldendale by car takes about 6.5 hours. Traveling from Friday Harbor in April, you will find days in Goldendale are a bit warmer (66°F), and nights are about the same (43°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Walla Walla.

Things to do in Goldendale

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Wishram, Columbia Hills State Park
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Columbia Hills State Park ©
Columbia Hills State Park
Goldendale Observatory State Park ©
Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery ©

2
nights
Walla Walla

Walla Walla ©
Walla Walla is the largest city in and the county seat of Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): shop like a local with Art Gallery at the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center, do a tasting at Kontos Cellars, take an in-depth tour of Kirkman House Museum, then see the interesting displays at Dayton Historical Depot Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Pioneer Park, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick Church. On the next day, do a tasting at Bella Fortuna Events and Tours, learn about winemaking at Northstar Winery, then do a tasting at Saviah Cellars, and finally do a tasting at Reininger Winery.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Walla Walla day trip planning site .

Getting from Goldendale to Walla Walla by car takes about 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Walla Walla

Wineries Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Dayton Historical Depot Museum
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Kirkman House Museum ©
Kirkman House Museum
Dayton Historical Depot Museum ©
Dayton Historical Depot Museum
Pioneer Park ©
Pioneer Park

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