13 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

13 days in Pacific Northwest Itinerary

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Fly
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Seattle
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Hood River
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Portland
— 5 nights
Fly

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Seattle

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, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Pike Place Market, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Seattle holiday maker tool.

South Bend to Seattle is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from South Bend to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from South Bend in March, with highs in Seattle at 56°F and lows at 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping
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Pike Place Market ©
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Pike Place Market
4.3
Space Needle ©
Must see
Space Needle
4.3
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Must see
Chihuly Garden and Glass
4.7

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 5th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, take in the exciting artwork at Icefire Glassworks, then explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Hug Point State Park. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Manzanita Beach, then admire the majestic nature at Oswald West State Park, and then kick back and relax at Cannon Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cannon Beach route planner.

Traveling by car from Seattle to Cannon Beach takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Cannon Beach can reach 54°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hood River.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

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Ecola State Park ©
State Park
Ecola State Park
4.8
Haystack Rock ©
Geologic Formation
Haystack Rock
4.8

2
nights
Hood River

The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): see human ingenuity at work at Bonneville Lock & Dam, look for all kinds of wild species at Bonneville Hatchery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum and then explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Hood River trip planner.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Hood River in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 52°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Hood River

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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5
nights
Portland

City of Roses

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville). There's much more to do: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, examine the collection at Portland Art Museum, trek along Forest Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Pittock Mansion.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland travel planner.

Traveling by car from Hood River to Portland takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Portland sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Powell's City of Books ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Powell's City of Books
4.8

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