Pacific Northwest (Seattle to San Francisco)
7 days with G Adventures Rating:
Day 1 Seattle
Arrive at any time.
There's a lot to see and do in Seattle, and we recommend spending extra time here if you'd like to explore; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation.
Day 2 Seattle/Mount Rainier National Park
Drive to Mt Rainer National Park and enjoy a picnic lunch in the park. Hike throughout the park towards the snowy mountain peaks. Keep an eye out for the diverse wildlife that calls this park home, including Black Bears, fishers, mountain lions, bobcat, fox, deer, mountain goats, chipmunks, more. Continue to camp just outside of the park for the night. (B, L, D)
Day 3 Mount Rainier National Park/Portland
Drive to the city of Portland. One of the most popular cities to visit north of California on the West Coast, Portland is artsy, funky and full of great eating and drinking options. Spend the afternoon getting to know this cool city. (B)
Day 4 Portland/Bend
Continue on to Bend, consistently voted one of the best places to live in the US. Arrive in time for lunch and to explore a bit of the town. Opt to canoe, kayak or check out one of the region's famous breweries. (B)
Day 5 Bend/Redwood National Park
Leave early to take in the sights at gorgeous Crater Lake National Park. Stare in awe at the crystal blue waters of one of the most pristine lakes on earth before continuing on to Redwood National Park, home to the tallest trees on Earth. Spend the evening amongst the gigantic coastal redwoods, and keep a keen eye for wildlife throughout the park. (B, L, D)
Day 6 Redwood National Park
Wake for a morning hike through mystic old growth forests. This park is known for more than just its ancient trees though. Spend the afternoon along the rocky coast, tidepooling and enjoying the small beach communities. (B, L, D)
Day 7 Redwood National Park/San Francisco
Drive south along the coast and then through some of California's famous wine region en route to San Francisco. Drive over the Golden Gate Bridge, and stop for pictures of this iconic sight. Tour ends on arrival. (B, L)
All This Included
Now's the time to explore the United States on your terms with this tour that's affordable for young travellers. Natural wonders? Check. Vibey cities? Check. This short and snappy seven-day road trip gets you in and out of the Pacific Northwest the best (and most efficient) way we know how. Spot black bears and bobcats in Mt Rainier National Park, get weird in Portland, and take selfies on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. This trip might fly by but you'll have the pics to prove it happened.
Hotels/hostels (2 nts, some multi-share)
Portland, United States: HI Portland Northwest Hostel (or similar)
Seattle, United States: Hostelling International Seattle at the American Hotel (or similar)
Participation camping 4 nts)
Crescent City, United States: Redwoods KOA (or similar)
Bend, United States: Tumalo State Park (or similar)
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