8 days in Washington State Itinerary

8 days in Washington State Itinerary

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8 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  45​min
2
Port Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Belfair
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
+3
Ferry + Bus + Fly + Bus:  14​h 30​min
End: New York City

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take a stroll through Pike Place Market.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Seattle trip planner .

New York City to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. In April in Seattle, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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nights
Port Angeles

Port Angeles
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. On the 10th (Wed), trek along Ozette Loop Hike and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Second Beach Trail. On your second day here, explore and take pictures at Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive and then stroll through Mount Storm King.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Port Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Seattle to Port Angeles in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In April, Port Angeles is little chillier than Seattle - with highs of 55°F and lows of 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Belfair.

Things to do in Port Angeles

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Side Trip

Olympic National Park
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Mount Storm King
Mount Storm King
Second Beach Trail ©
Second Beach Trail
Ozette Loop Hike ©
Ozette Loop Hike

2
nights
Belfair

Belfair ©
Belfair is a census-designated place in Mason County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ellinor. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Hood Canal and then hike along Murhut Falls.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Belfair vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Port Angeles to Belfair takes 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Belfair are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Belfair

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trip

Olympic National Park
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Mount Ellinor ©
Mount Ellinor
Hood Canal ©
Hood Canal

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night
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): head outdoors with Springtide Paddlesports and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Friday Harbor online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Belfair to Friday Harbor takes 4.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Friday Harbor can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

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Dolphin & Whale Watching

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