6 days in Seattle & San Francisco Itinerary

6 days in Seattle & San Francisco Itinerary

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6 days in Seattle & San Francisco Itinerary

Seattle
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive:  14​h
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  14​h
Seattle

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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.
On the 23rd (Mon), see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, shop like a local with Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Mercer Slough Nature Park, stroll through Alki Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse-Studio, and finally wander the streets of Pioneer Square.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Seattle vacation planner

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Seattle. October in Seattle sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

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Mercer Slough Nature Park
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Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight
The Museum of Flight

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San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Wharf and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Step out of the city life by going to China Beach and Alcatraz Island. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Union Square, take in the waterfront at The Embarcadero, examine the collection at de Young Museum, and explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip builder site

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in October, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 73°F and lows about 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

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China Beach
China Beach
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

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