38 days in Seattle & Port Angeles Itinerary

38 days in Seattle & Port Angeles Itinerary

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38 days in Seattle & Port Angeles Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  20​h 30​min
Seattle
— 16 nights
Fly:  45​min
Port Angeles
— 19 nights
Fly:  27​h
Sydney

16
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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.
Family-friendly places like Pike Place Market and Seattle Aquarium will thrill your kids. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Seattle Great Wheel. Explore Seattle's surroundings by going to Bloedel Reserve (in Bainbridge Island), Tacoma (Point Defiance Park, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, & more) and Snoqualmie Falls (in Snoqualmie). The adventure continues: make a trip to Space Needle, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, stroll through Woodland Park Zoo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach.

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Sydney, Australia to Seattle is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Seattle is minus 18 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in December; daily highs in Seattle reach 9°C and lows reach 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Port Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Tacoma, Olympia, Snow Lake Trail, Boehms Candies, Inc., Snoqualmie Falls
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Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

20
days
Port Angeles

Port Angeles
Port Angeles is a city in and the county seat of Clallam County, Washington, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge and Port Townsend Marine Science Center. Explore hidden gems such as Hurricane Ridge and Crescent Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Angeles: Forks Timber Museum (in Forks), Chimacum Corner Farmstand (in Chimacum) and Olympic National Park (Sol Duc Falls, Olympic National Park, & more). The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Fort Worden State Park, stop by The Wood Merchant, hike along Rain Forest Nature Trail, and explore the world behind art at Northwind Arts Center.

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Getting from Seattle to Port Angeles by flight takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December in Port Angeles, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Angeles

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Townsend, Olympic National Park, Sequim, La Conner, Washington State
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Dungeness River Audubon Center
Dungeness River Audubon Center
Northwest Maritime Center
Northwest Maritime Center

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