8 days in The Islands of Washington State & Olympic National Park Itinerary

8 days in The Islands of Washington State & Olympic National Park Itinerary

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Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island
— Few hours
2
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
3
Eastsound, Orcas Island
— 1 night
4
Olympic National Park
— 4 nights

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Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island

Oak Harbor ©
Oak Harbor is a city located on Whidbey Island in Island County, Washington. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Deception Pass State Park.

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

Pasco to Oak Harbor is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Pasco in September, expect nights in Oak Harbor to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Oak Harbor

Nature Parks
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Deception Pass State Park ©
Deception Pass State Park

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nights
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 13th (Sun): examine the collection at The Whale Museum and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to English Camp, admire the majestic nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park, and then find something for the whole family at Zip San Juan.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Friday Harbor online trip itinerary maker.

You can travel from Oak Harbor to Friday Harbor in 2.5 hours. September in Friday Harbor sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Eastsound.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Zip San Juan ©
Zip San Juan
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum

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night
Eastsound, Orcas Island

Eastsound ©
Eastsound is an unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States.Eastsound is the largest population center on Orcas Island, the second-most populated and physically largest of the San Juan Islands. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Moran State Park, relax in the rural setting at Buck Bay Shellfish Farm, and then don't miss a visit to Orcas Island Pottery.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Eastsound online day trip planner.

You can travel from Friday Harbor to Eastsound in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Eastsound can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Eastsound

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Olga
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Moran State Park ©
Moran State Park
Orcas Island Pottery ©
Orcas Island Pottery
Buck Bay Shellfish Farm ©
Buck Bay Shellfish Farm

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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.
Family-friendly places like Ruby Beach and Hurricane Ridge will thrill your kids. Go for a jaunt from Olympic National Park to Quinault to see Quinault Big Spruce Tree about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: take a peaceful walk through Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Second Beach Trail, kick back and relax at Rialto Beach, and hike along Sol Duc Falls.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park sightseeing planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Eastsound to Olympic National Park with the Route module. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Quinault Big Spruce Tree
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Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach

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