9 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

9 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Pacific Northwest visit planner
Make it your trip
Fly to Portland International Airport, Drive to Salem
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Salem
— 1 night
Drive
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Seattle
— 3 nights
Drive
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Olympic National Park
— 3 nights
Drive to William R Fairchild International Airport, Fly to Belleville

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Salem — 1 night

Salem is the capital of the U.S. state of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County. On the 5th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Adelman Peony Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Schreiner's Iris Gardens, and then contemplate the long history of Bush's Pasture Park.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Salem trip maker app.

Belleville to Salem is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In May, Salem is little chillier than Belleville - with highs of 71°F and lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Seattle.
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Seattle — 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, sightseeing, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Space Needle, stroll around Discovery Park, get to know the resident critters at Woodland Park Zoo, and shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Salem to Seattle by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Seattle are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Olympic National Park.
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Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping
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Olympic National Park — 3 nights

In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Olympic National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Hurricane Ridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sol Duc Falls, delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lena Lakes.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Olympic National Park day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Seattle to Olympic National Park. Traveling from Seattle in May, things will get a bit cooler in Olympic National Park: highs are around 62°F and lows about 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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