8 days in Washington State Itinerary

8 days in Washington State Itinerary

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Olympic National Park
— 1 night
2
Sequim
— 2 nights
3
Seattle
— 3 nights
4
Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night

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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.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park online trip maker.

Aurora to Olympic National Park is an approximately 17-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Aurora in July, expect Olympic National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. On the 17th (Fri), you're off to Sequim.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Sequim

Sequim ©
Sequim is a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Purple Haze Lavender Farm, admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Soleil, thenrelax in the rural setting at B&B Family Farm, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Sequim Pioneer Memorial Park, thenpaddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Salt Creek Recreation Area, and finally learn about winemaking at Harbinger Winery.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sequim trip planner.

You can take a bus from Olympic National Park to Sequim in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Sequim

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Port Angeles
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B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Purple Haze Lavender Farm ©
Purple Haze Lavender Farm
Jardin du Soleil ©
Jardin du Soleil

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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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, stroll around Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, and browse the fresh offerings at Pike Place Market.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Seattle trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Sequim to Seattle takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sequim in July; daily highs in Seattle reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a shuttle to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

artEAST
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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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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier, hike along Skyline Trail, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Narada Falls. Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Grove of the Patriarchs.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mount Rainier National Park trip planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Seattle to Mount Rainier National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in July, Mount Rainier National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of °F. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Narada Falls ©
Narada Falls

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