9 days in Washington State Itinerary

9 days in Washington State Itinerary

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1
Seattle
— 1 night
2
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
3
Quinault
— 3 nights
4
Edmonds
— 3 nights

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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 5th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, thenidentify plant and animal life at Mercer Slough Nature Park, and then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, thenget to know the fascinating history of Pioneer Square, and then wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Seattle road trip planning tool.

Salt Lake City to Seattle is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, expect Seattle to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Mercer Slough Nature Park
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach

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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 7th (Wed): head outdoors with Springtide Paddlesports, thenmake a trip to American Camp, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor trip planner.

You can do a combination of from Seattle to Friday Harbor in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or ride a ferry. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Seattle in August, with highs in Friday Harbor at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Quinault.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
American Camp ©
American Camp

3
nights
Quinault

Quinault ©
Quinault is an unincorporated community in Washington in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States. Step out of the city life by going to Ruby Beach and Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Olympic National Park (Olympic National Park & Deer Park). It doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Quinault Rain Forest and look for all kinds of wild species at Quinault Big Spruce Tree.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Quinault trip itinerary maker website.

Explore your travel options from Friday Harbor to Quinault with the Route module. August in Quinault sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Edmonds.

Things to do in Quinault

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Olympic National Park
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Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center ©
Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center

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Edmonds

Edmonds ©
Edmonds is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States, and is a Northern Suburb of Seattle located 11 miles (18 km) north of the city. On the 10th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Cascadia Art Museum. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Naval Undersea Museum and then get answers to all your questions at Log Cabin Visitor Information Center.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Edmonds road trip planning tool.

Drive from Quinault to Edmonds in 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 13th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edmonds

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Alderwood Mall, St. Paul's Church, Point No Point Lighthouse & Park, U.S. Naval Undersea Museum
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Brackett's Landing South ©
Brackett's Landing South
U.S. Naval Undersea Museum ©
U.S. Naval Undersea Museum
Point No Point Lighthouse & Park ©
Point No Point Lighthouse & Park

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