14 days in Washington DC, Seattle & Portland Itinerary

14 days in Washington DC, Seattle & Portland Itinerary

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Washington DC
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Washington DC

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The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Step out of Washington DC to go to Baltimore and see Horseshoe Casino, which is approximately 1 hour away. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

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Phitsanulok, Thailand to Washington DC is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -12 hour difference. Traveling from Phitsanulok in January, things will get much colder in Washington DC: highs are around 7°C and lows about -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to fly to Seattle.

Things to do in Washington DC

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— 3 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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Pike Place Market, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, stroll around Volunteer Park Conservatory, and examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

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Getting from Washington DC to Seattle by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Seattle, with lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors
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— 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Cannon Beach (Ecola State Park & Haystack Rock) and Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, stroll around Hoyt Arboretum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Live Laugh Love Art.

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You can fly from Seattle to Portland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Portland, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Museums · Nature · Outdoors

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