11 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

11 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

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1
Astoria
— 1 night
2
Forks
— 2 nights
3
Olympic National Park
— 4 nights
4
Port Townsend
— 2 nights
5
Seattle
— 1 night

1
night
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): make a trip to Goonies House, explore the activities along Clatsop Spit, thenadmire the majestic nature at Fort Stevens State Park, and finally get some jogging in at Astoria Oregon Riverwalk. On the next day, trek along Cathedral Tree Trail, thenappreciate the history behind Astoria Column, thenlearn about winemaking at Shallon Winery, and finally pause for some photo ops at Maritime Memorial.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Astoria route builder tool.

Portland to Astoria is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. When traveling from Portland in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Astoria: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Forks.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Trails
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Clatsop Spit ©
Clatsop Spit
Astoria Oregon Riverwalk ©
Astoria Oregon Riverwalk
Fort Stevens State Park ©
Fort Stevens State Park

2
nights
Forks

Forks ©
Forks is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Tree Root Cave has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): examine the collection at John's Beachcombing Museum, thenstroll through Third Beach, thenkick back and relax at La Push Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at First Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Barnes Creek, stop by Forks Chamber of Commerce, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Tree Root Cave, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Quillayute River.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Forks trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Astoria to Forks in 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Forks are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Forks

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

La Push
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La Push Beach ©
La Push Beach
First Beach ©
First Beach
Barnes Creek ©
Barnes Creek

4
nights
Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
You've now added Hoh River Trail to your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Second Beach Trail and High Divide. Step out of the city life by going to Murhut Falls and Ozette Loop Hike. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Storm King, stroll through Kalaloch Beach Trail 4, and explore the activities along Ozette Lake.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Olympic National Park tour itinerary builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Forks to Olympic National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Olympic National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Port Townsend.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Second Beach Trail ©
Second Beach Trail
Hoh River Trail ©
Hoh River Trail
Mount Storm King
Mount Storm King

2
nights
Port Townsend

Port Townsend ©
Port Townsend is a city in Jefferson County, Washington, United States. Puget Sound Express has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Port Townsend Gallery, admire the masterpieces at Jefferson Museum of Art & History, get up close to creatures of the deep with Puget Sound Express, thensee the interesting displays at The Rothschild House, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Propolis Brewing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pick up some local products at Port Townsend Farmers Market, admire the majestic nature at Fort Worden State Park, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Port Townsend Brewing Co.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Port Townsend trip maker tool.

You can take a bus from Olympic National Park to Port Townsend in 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Port Townsend are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Port Townsend

Breweries & Distilleries Museums Tours
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Puget Sound Express ©
Puget Sound Express
Fort Worden State Park ©
Fort Worden State Park
Port Townsend Brewing Co ©
Port Townsend Brewing Co

1
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 9th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Alki Beach, thenwander the streets of Pike Place Market, thenexplore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle day trip app.

Getting from Port Townsend to Seattle by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Port Townsend in August, with highs in Seattle at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Parks Beaches
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Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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