9 days in Washington State Itinerary

9 days in Washington State Itinerary

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9 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
+3
Fly + Foot + Bus + Ferry:  3​h 45​min
1
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— Few hours
Fly:  1​h
2
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  45​min
3
Port Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Forks
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Belfair
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Vancouver
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Vancouver

few
hours
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 4th (Thu): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Friday Harbor trip itinerary maker tool .

Vancouver, Canada to Friday Harbor is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Friday Harbor are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can fly to Seattle.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse Studio, take a stroll through Pioneer Square, then get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market, and finally explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Alki Beach.

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You can fly from Friday Harbor to Seattle in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

2
nights
Port Angeles

Port Angeles
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): admire all the interesting features of Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ozette Loop Hike, and then hike along Second Beach Trail. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the natural beauty of Olympic Hot Springs, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Storm King, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Marymere Falls.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Port Angeles road trip planning tool .

Getting from Seattle to Port Angeles by flight takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Seattle in April; daily highs in Port Angeles reach 15°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Forks.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Olympic National Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Storm King
Mount Storm King
Second Beach Trail ©
Second Beach Trail
Ozette Loop Hike ©
Ozette Loop Hike

2
nights
Forks

Forks ©
Forks is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hoh River. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at John's Beachcombing Museum, then stroll through Ruby Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rialto Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Forks attractions planner.

You can drive from Port Angeles to Forks in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Belfair.

Things to do in Forks

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Olympic National Park
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center ©
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach

1
night
Belfair

Belfair ©
Belfair is a census-designated place in Mason County, Washington, United States. On the 11th (Thu), immerse yourself in nature at Belfair State Park and then identify plant and animal life at Theler Wetlands Belfair Nature Preserve.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Belfair trip maker tool .

Getting from Forks to Belfair by car takes about 3 hours. In April in Belfair, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Belfair

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Belfair State Park ©
Belfair State Park

1
night
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. On the 12th (Fri), pick up some local products at Esther Short Park, contemplate the long history of Vancouver National Historic Reserve, then contemplate the long history of Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Officers' Row.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Vancouver holiday planning tool .

You can drive from Belfair to Vancouver in 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Vancouver are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Officers' Row ©
Officers' Row
Esther Short Park ©
Esther Short Park

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