14 days in Seattle, Portland & Vancouver Itinerary

14 days in Seattle, Portland & Vancouver Itinerary

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Seattle, United States
— 5 nights
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Portland, United States
— 4 nights
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Vancouver, Canada
— 4 nights

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Seattle, United States

— 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seattle: Tacoma (5 Mile Drive & Trails, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, &more). Dedicate the 14th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, take a stroll through Bellevue Square, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellevue Botanical Garden.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Seattle planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Seattle is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a shuttle. December in Seattle sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Tours · Wineries

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Portland, United States

— 4 nights

City of Roses

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach & Ecola State Park). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, don't miss a visit to Pittock Mansion, examine the collection at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Portland trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Seattle to Portland by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Vancouver.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Vancouver, Canada

— 4 nights

Hollywood North

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 23rd (Thu), spend a day ambling around Stanley Park. There's much more to do: admire all the interesting features of Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, don't miss a visit to Vancouver Lookout, take in nature's colorful creations at VanDusen Botanical Garden, and wander the streets of Vancouver Downtown.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Vancouver trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Portland to Vancouver in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods

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