8 days in Seattle & Puerto Vallarta Itinerary

8 days in Seattle & Puerto Vallarta Itinerary

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Seattle, United States
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
— 3 nights

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Seattle, United States

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.
Explore Seattle's surroundings by going to Tacoma (Washington State History Museum & Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, take a stroll through Bellevue Square, and stroll around Volunteer Park Conservatory.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Boeing Field King County International Airport, McChord Air Force Base and Jefferson County International Airport. December in Seattle sees daily highs of 47°F and lows of 37°F at night. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Puerto Vallarta is known for wildlife, adventure, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, get to know the fascinating history of Zona Romantica, don't miss a visit to Plaza Lazaro Cardenas, and cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Vallarta.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Vallarta trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Seattle in December, things will get warmer in Puerto Vallarta: highs are around 82°F and lows about 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

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Swim with Dolphins
Zipline
Malecon Boardwalk ©
Malecon Boardwalk

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