5 days in Washington State Itinerary

5 days in Washington State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip maker

This plan was created by another inspirock user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Washington State Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h
2
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
+3
ferry + bus + Fly + bus:  15​h
End: New York City

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle and then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, then don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kerry Park.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Seattle driving holiday planner .

New York City to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. May in Seattle sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors
Find places to stay May 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

1
night
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

Friday Harbor ©
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.
On the 11th (Fri), examine the collection at The Whale Museum, then experience rural life at Pelindaba Lavender Farm, and then immerse yourself in nature at Lime Kiln Point State Park.

Discover how to plan a Friday Harbor trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Seattle to Friday Harbor in an hour. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Seattle in May, with highs in Friday Harbor at 61°F and lows at 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

#Nature, #Parks, #Wildlife
Find places to stay May 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
The Whale Museum ©
The Whale Museum
Pelindaba Lavender Farm ©
Pelindaba Lavender Farm

Similar Plans

7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM TAIWAN April, teens, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: March, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM THAILAND May, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Washington State BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans