19 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

19 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

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19 days in United States & Canada Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Seattle, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Winthrop, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Coeur d'Alene, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Walla Walla, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Portland, United States
— 2 nights
drive:  6​h
6
Olympic National Park, United States
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
7
Duncan, Canada
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
8
Nanaimo, Canada
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Vancouver, Canada
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
10
Seattle, United States
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: London, United Kingdom

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Seattle itinerary maker .

London, UK to Seattle is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Seattle due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Winthrop.

Things to do in Seattle

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

1
night
Winthrop, United States

Winthrop ©
Winthrop is a town in Okanogan County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Shafer Historical Museum, then admire the verdant scenery at Methow Valley, and then examine the collection at North Cascade Smokejumper Base.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Winthrop visit planner .

Traveling by car from Seattle to Winthrop takes 4 hours. Traveling from Seattle in September, plan for little chillier nights in Winthrop, with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Winthrop

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Shafer Historical Museum ©
Shafer Historical Museum
North Cascade Smokejumper Base ©
North Cascade Smokejumper Base

2
nights
Coeur d'Alene, United States

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. On the 19th (Thu), explore the activities along Coeur d'Alene Lake, look for gifts at KnitKnit, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails, then walk around McEuen Park, and then walk around Coeur d'Alene City Park and Independence Point.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Coeur d'Alene driving holiday planner .

Getting from Winthrop to Coeur d'Alene by car takes about 4.5 hours. Traveling from Winthrop in September, expect nights in Coeur d'Alene to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Walla Walla.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch ©
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch
Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails ©
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails

1
night
Walla Walla, United States

Walla Walla is the largest city in and the county seat of Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. On the 21st (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Pioneer Park and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

Before you visit Walla Walla, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Coeur d'Alene to Walla Walla in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Coeur d'Alene in September, expect Walla Walla to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Walla Walla

Tours Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Pioneer Park ©
Pioneer Park

2
nights
Portland, United States

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 22nd (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and finally stop by Powell's City of Books. Here are some ideas for day two: savor the flavors at Food & Drink and then admire the sheer force of Multnomah Falls.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Walla Walla to Portland takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can take a train to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

3
nights
Olympic National Park, United States

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.
Olympic National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, beaches, trails, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Hurricane Ridge, explore the activities along Crescent Lake, take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park, and kick back and relax at Rialto Beach.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Olympic National Park road trip planner.

Take a train from Portland to Olympic National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in September, things will get little chillier in Olympic National Park: highs are around 22°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Port McNeill.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

1
night
Duncan, Canada

Duncan ©
Duncan is a city on southern Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. On the 27th (Fri), snap pictures at Kinsol Trestle, pause for some photo ops at Duncan Totem Poles, then identify plant and animal life at The Raptors, and finally don't miss a visit to Chemainus Festival Of Murals Society.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Duncan itinerary builder tool .

Explore your travel options from Olympic National Park to Duncan with the Route module. In September, daily temperatures in Duncan can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Nanaimo.

Things to do in Duncan

Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Kinsol Trestle, Chemainus Festival Of Murals Society
Highlights from your plan
Chemainus Festival Of Murals Society ©
Kinsol Trestle ©
Kinsol Trestle
Duncan Totem Poles
Duncan Totem Poles

1
night
Nanaimo, Canada

Nanaimo ©
Widely regarded as one of Canada's most livable cities, Nanaimo remains both an industrial center and a tourist hub on Vancouver Island.
On the 28th (Sat), take in the pleasant sights at Harbourfront Walkway, then stroll around Newcastle Island, and then stroll around Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nanaimo online vacation maker .

You can drive from Duncan to Nanaimo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Duncan in September, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Nanaimo: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Vancouver.

Things to do in Nanaimo

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
Highlights from your plan
Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park ©
Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
Newcastle Island ©
Newcastle Island

2
nights
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.
On the 29th (Sun), stroll around Stanley Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Vancouver Seawall. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Grouse Mountain and then explore and take pictures at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Vancouver online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Nanaimo to Vancouver in 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Vancouver are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Seattle.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature

Side Trip

North Vancouver
Highlights from your plan
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park
Grouse Mountain ©
Grouse Mountain

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nights
Seattle, United States

Take a break from Seattle with a short trip to Boeing Future of Flight in Mukilteo, about 32 minutes away. See even more of Seattle: explore and take pictures at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and examine the collection at Museum of Pop Culture.

Find out how to plan Seattle trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Seattle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in October, expect nights in Seattle to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trip

Boeing Future of Flight
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Seattle Aquarium ©
Seattle Aquarium

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