12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Seattle
— 1 night
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
3
Portland
— 2 nights
4
Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
5
Reno
— 3 nights
6
Tionesta
— 2 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.
On the 15th (Wed), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, make a trip to Space Needle, thenexplore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, thentake a stroll through Pike Place Market, and finally stop by Chukar Cherries. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, thenexplore the activities along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and then explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Seattle. In July, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
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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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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cannon Beach, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park, and finally trek along Cedar Wetlands Preserve. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Nehalem Bay State Park, stroll through Manzanita Beach, thenlook for gifts at Cloud and Leaf Bookstore, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Seattle to Cannon Beach in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Seattle in July, things will get a bit cooler in Cannon Beach: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Manzanita, Cedar Wetlands Preserve, Nehalem Bay State Park
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 19th (Sun), stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, thenadmire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, thenadmire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildwood Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Multnomah Falls, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Oregon Zoo, and then get outside with Portland Timbers.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Portland trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Portland takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Cannon Beach in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
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International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Crater Lake National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Portland to Crater Lake National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. While traveling from Portland, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Crater Lake National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Reno.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Nature Parks
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Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park

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Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): trek along Tompkins Memorial Trail, thenrelax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then stop by Historic Downtown Truckee. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum, stroll through Five Lakes Creek Trailhead, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Commons Beach Park.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Reno trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Crater Lake National Park to Reno in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July in Reno, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tionesta.

Things to do in Reno

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Truckee, Five Lakes Creek Trailhead, Commons Beach Park
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National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
River Rafting & Tubing
Five Lakes Creek Trailhead ©
Five Lakes Creek Trailhead

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Tionesta

Tionesta ©
Tionesta is a borough in Forest County, Pennsylvania, United States. On the 25th (Sat), immerse yourself in nature at Chapman State Park, go for a walk through Hearts Content Scenic Area, and then take in panoramic vistas at Rimrock Overlook. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Oil Creek State Park, thenexamine the collection at Simpler Times Museum, and then enjoy the sea views from Sherman Memorial Lighthouse.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tionesta itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Reno to Tionesta. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. When traveling from Reno in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Tionesta: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tionesta

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Warren, Oil Creek State Park, Simpler Times Museum, Chapman State Park
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Chapman State Park ©
Chapman State Park
Rimrock Overlook ©
Rimrock Overlook
Simpler Times Museum ©
Simpler Times Museum

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