6 days in Portland, Seattle & Vancouver Itinerary

6 days in Portland, Seattle & Vancouver Itinerary

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Portland, United States
— 2 nights
2
Seattle, United States
— 1 night
3
Vancouver, Canada
— 2 nights

2
nights
Portland, United States

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): stop by Pearl District.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Portland travel planner.

Philadelphia to Portland is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Portland is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in July, expect Portland to be slightly colder, temps between 83°F and 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site
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Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site ©
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site
Forest Park ©
Forest Park
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

1
night
Seattle, United States

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 3rd (Fri), walk around Kerry Park and then enjoy breathtaking views from Sky View Observatory. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Seattle tour planning tool.

Traveling by car from Portland to Seattle takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Vancouver.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Vancouver trip planner.

You can drive from Seattle to Vancouver in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a shuttle. In July, daily temperatures in Vancouver can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Deep Cove, George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site, Lighthouse Park
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Deep Cove ©
Deep Cove
Lighthouse Park ©
Lighthouse Park

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