Seattle Itinerary 5 Days

Best Itineraries for 5 Day Trip to Seattle

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5 Days in Seattle Itinerary

Brimming with man-made as well as natural tourist attractions, Seattle is a diverse city in the US State of Washington. The rich culture, the laid-back vibe and the easy-going attitude of the locals make Seattle an interesting destination to head to for a vacation. Take a look at this Seattle itinerary 5 days to plan your vacation better:

 

What to see in Seattle in 5 days?

Day 1 in Seattle

Start your day with a visit to the Space Needle, which serves as the city’s iconic observation tower. Bequeathing you with sweeping views of the beautiful Seattle skyline, Mount Rainier, Mount Baker and the Olympic and Cascade Mountains, this is attraction is the best way to enjoy Seattle from high up in the clouds.

Then head to the Chihuly Garden and Glass, which is a place dedicated to the work of the world-renowned glassblower Dale Chihuly. It is known for its beautiful glass collection, and is a venue featuring intriguing pieces.

End your day with a visit to the Seattle Art Museum, which is the city’s largest museum dating back to the 1930s and the Olympic Sculpture Park, which is an open-air extension of the museum.

 

Day 2 in Seattle

Embark upon a day-long trip to Puget Sound and the San Juan Islands. Attractive coastal towns and fishing villages, in addition to the WWII coastal fortifications at Fort Casey and Fort Ebey State Parks await you here.

To include Puget Sound in the same trip, you can opt for round-trip ferry tours and cruises which, in addition to taking you whale-watching, give you the opportunity to spot exclusive marine life in this region like humpbacks, orcas, seals, and porpoises.

 

Day 3 in Seattle

Spend the third day of your Seattle trip visiting the vineyards and wineries in Woodinville. Opt for a Winery Tour, which includes tastings of regular drinks as well as vintages.

For the gourmet lunch, the Victorian-inspired Herbfarm is a good option. If time permits, you can also tour the Redhook Brewery, which makes for an interesting experience.

Finish your day with a visit to Molbak's extensive nursery and gardens.

 

Day 4 in Seattle

Pike Place Market, the buzzing famers’ market which has been operating since 1907 and is one of North America’s oldest public farmers’ markets, is the perfect place to start your day.

Spend the day savouring the delicious Seattle food. From the delicious Curry Beef Hom Bow which are sweet dough wraps around a savoury curry, deep friend succulent fried chicken, melt-in-the-mouth freshly shucked shellfish and oysters and delicious grilled cheese to bittersweet chocolate chip cookie with grey salt, steamed mussels bathed in white wine, garlic, and parsley, and pickled vegetables with blue cheese-tahini sauce, there is plenty to choose from at the stalls in this market. Among beverages, the flagship roast coffee sold at the Pike Place Market is a clear winner and is a must-try when in the Pike Place Market.

 

Day 5 in Seattle

Mount Rainier National Park, an active volcano which houses abundant glaciers and is located 14,410 feet above sea level, is just 1 hour 45 mins from Seattle. The large number of hiking trails, picnic spot and camping options make this a great place to spend the last day of your trip.

Tours and Activities to Include

Traveling like a local without any help from trip planners is good. But here are some organised tours and activities that you must try

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