9 days in Washington State Itinerary

9 days in Washington State Itinerary

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9 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Port Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Forks
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Olga, Orcas Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Anacortes, Fidalgo Island
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Tampa

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 25th (Sat): explore the activities along Crescent Lake. Keep things going the next day: hike along Second Beach Trail, then take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge, and then relax in the rural setting at B&B Family Farm.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Port Angeles road trip planning tool .

Tampa to Port Angeles is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Tampa to Port Angeles due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Tampa in August: high temperatures in Port Angeles hover around 72°F and lows are around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Forks.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Olympic National Park, B&B Family Farm
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B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Sol Duc Falls ©
Sol Duc Falls
Second Beach Trail ©
Second Beach Trail

1
night
Forks

Forks ©
Forks is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): stroll through Third Beach and then kick back and relax at First Beach.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Forks road trip planning website .

Drive from Port Angeles to Forks in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in August, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Olga.

Things to do in Forks

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

La Push
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First Beach ©
First Beach

1
night
Olga, Orcas Island

Olga ©
Olga is a waterfront unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States.HistoryOlga was founded in 1860, after William Moore homesteaded the region. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): admire the majestic nature at Moran State Park, then kick back and relax at Judd Cove, and then experience rural life at Buck Bay Shellfish Farm.

Plan my trip to Olga with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Forks to Olga in 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in August, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Olga

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Judd Cove
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Moran State Park ©
Moran State Park

2
nights
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.
On the 30th (Thu), examine the collection at The Whale Museum, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then get outside with Springtide Paddlesports. On the next day, experience rural life at Pelindaba Lavender Farm, then admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cattle Point.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor journey planner.

Drive from Olga to Friday Harbor in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Friday Harbor when traveling from Olga in August, with lows around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Anacortes.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pelindaba Lavender Farm ©
Pelindaba Lavender Farm

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nights
Anacortes, Fidalgo Island

Anacortes ©
Anacortes is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): browse the fresh offerings at Anacortes Farmer's Market, then immerse yourself in nature at Deception Pass State Park, and then kick back and relax at Rosario Beach.

Make your Anacortes itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Ride a ferry from Friday Harbor to Anacortes in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Anacortes can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Sun).

Things to do in Anacortes

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Deception Pass State Park
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Deception Pass State Park ©
Deception Pass State Park
Anacortes Farmer's Market ©
Anacortes Farmer's Market

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