20 days in Washington State Itinerary

20 days in Washington State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Washington State trip itinerary maker

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Foot to Seattle Boeing Field, Fly to Friday Harbor
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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 2 nights
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Olga, Orcas Island
— 2 nights
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Joyce
— 1 night
Drive
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Olympic National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Seattle
— 5 nights

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Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

— 2 nights
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.
Friday Harbor is known for wildlife, nature, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, wander the wide-open spaces of Horseshu Guest Ranch, find something for the whole family at Zip San Juan, and take a tour of Schooners North.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Friday Harbor road trip planning tool.

Seattle to Friday Harbor is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Seattle in July, things will get little chillier in Friday Harbor: highs are around 74°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Olga.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Spas

Olga, Orcas Island

— 2 nights
Olga is a waterfront unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States.HistoryOlga was founded in 1860, after William Moore homesteaded the region. On the 15th (Thu), relax in the rural setting at Buck Bay Shellfish Farm and then admire the majestic nature at Moran State Park. Keep things going the next day: get up close to creatures of the deep with Outer Island Expeditions and then don't miss a visit to Orcas Island Pottery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Olga trip planner.

Traveling by journey from Friday Harbor to Olga takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Olga are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Joyce.

Things to do in Olga

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Joyce

— 1 night
Joyce is an unincorporated community in Clallam County, Washington, United States.Founded around 1913 by Joseph M. Joyce, Joyce is located on State Scenic Highway 112, 16 miles west of Port Angeles and 33 miles east of Clallam Bay. Your day by day itinerary now includes Olympic Discovery Trail. On the 17th (Sat), explore the activities along Elwah River, then ride a horse along Olympic Discovery Trail, and then examine the collection at Joyce Depot Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Joyce trip planner.

Drive from Olga to Joyce in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July in Joyce, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Joyce

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Olympic National Park

— 6 nights
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, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Hurricane Ridge, trek along Hoh River Trail, delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park, and contemplate the waterfront views at Hoh River.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Olympic National Park trip itinerary builder app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Joyce to Olympic National Park. July in Olympic National Park sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Mount Rainier National Park

— 3 nights
The star attraction of Mt.
Spend the 25th (Sun) wandering through the wild on Discover Nature. There's much more to do: trek along Skyline Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Rainier, and appreciate the views at Paradise Valley.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Mount Rainier National Park travel route app.

Explore your travel options from Olympic National Park to Mount Rainier National Park with the Route module. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Olympic National Park in July: highs in Mount Rainier National Park hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Seattle

— 5 nights

Emerald City

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.
Dedicate the 31st (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Space Needle, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Alki Beach.

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

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, Seattle is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Tours · Wineries · Museums

Washington State travel guide

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Art Galleries · Observation Decks · Specialty Museums
The Evergreen State
A state with two distinct faces, Washington features a landscape split apart by the Cascade Mountains, separating the damp forested areas to the west from the irrigated farmland to the east. Named after the country's first president, Washington is the second most populous state in the western United States. Nearly 60 percent of its population lives in the Seattle metropolitan area, one of the state's most popular holiday destinations. A land of over 1,000 dams, Washington is a leading producer of products as diverse as wine, lumber, apples, hops, pears, and potatoes. A big contributor to the nation's manufacturing industries, the state also boasts a cosmopolitan culture with plenty of sightseeing opportunities and a selection of small cafes, bars, and restaurants.