9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Tacoma
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
3
Vashon
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Quinault
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Aberdeen
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
6
Westport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Astoria
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
8
Cannon Beach
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Dallas

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Snoqualmie Falls as well as Pike Place Market. On the 13th (Sun), take a stroll through Pike Place Market, appreciate the history behind Space Needle, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Snoqualmie Falls.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Seattle itinerary planner.

Dallas to Seattle is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dallas to Seattle. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Dallas in August: highs in Seattle hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vashon.

Things to do in Seattle

#Nature, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trip

Snoqualmie Falls
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Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Tacoma

Tacoma ©
Tacoma is a mid-sized urban port city in and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States. Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium has been added to your itinerary.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tacoma travel itinerary creator.

You can drive from Seattle to Tacoma in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 56°F in Tacoma. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vashon.

Things to do in Tacoma

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium ©
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

1
night
Vashon

Vashon ©
Vashon is a census-designated place (CDP) in King County, Washington, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Point Robinson Park.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Vashon custom trip planner.

You can drive from Tacoma to Vashon in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in August, and nighttime lows around 57°F. You'll set off for Quinault on the 15th (Tue).

Things to do in Vashon

#Parks
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Point Robinson Park ©
Point Robinson Park
Old Bicycle in the Tree ©
Old Bicycle in the Tree

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hours
Quinault

Quinault
Quinault is an unincorporated community in Washington in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States. For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Quinault vacation builder.

You can drive from Vashon to Quinault in 3.5 hours. While traveling from Vashon, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Quinault, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Quinault

#Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Quinault Rain Forest
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Aberdeen

Aberdeen ©
Aberdeen is a city in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States. Kurt Cobain Memorial Park has been added to your itinerary.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Aberdeen online itinerary creator.

You can drive from Quinault to Aberdeen in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Aberdeen can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Westport.

Things to do in Aberdeen

#Parks
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Kurt Cobain Memorial Park ©
Kurt Cobain Memorial Park

1
night
Westport

Westport
Westport is a city in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States. To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Westport travel planner.

Westport is just a stone's throw from Aberdeen. In August, daytime highs in Westport are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. You will leave for Astoria on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Westport

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Astoria-Megler Bridge as well as North Head Lighthouse. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at North Head Lighthouse and then snap pictures at Astoria-Megler Bridge.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Astoria itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Westport to Astoria takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Astoria

#Historic Sites

Side Trip

North Head Lighthouse
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North Head Lighthouse ©
North Head Lighthouse
Astoria-Megler Bridge ©
Astoria-Megler Bridge

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hours
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Haystack Rock.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cannon Beach travel planner.

Getting from Astoria to Cannon Beach by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tillamook.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

#Nature, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trip

Turnaround at Seaside
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Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

1
night
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. You've now added Tillamook Cheese Factory to your itinerary. On the 17th (Thu), relax in the rural setting at Tillamook Cheese Factory, kick back and relax at Cape Lookout State Park, and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Meares Lighthouse.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Tillamook itinerary planner.

Drive from Cannon Beach to Tillamook in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. In August in Tillamook, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Tillamook

#Nature, #Parks, #Tours
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Tillamook Creamery ©
Tillamook Creamery
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse

3
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Portland

Portland ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Helicopter Tours. On the 18th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden and then admire the sheer force of Multnomah Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Portland vacation planner.

You can drive from Tillamook to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tillamook to Portland due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Tillamook in August, with highs in Portland at 84°F and lows at 60°F. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Portland

#Parks, #Nature, #Shopping

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
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Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Lan Su Chinese Garden ©
Lan Su Chinese Garden

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