Seattle is a great place to visit for a summer day trip. There are many things to do and see in Seattle. Here are some tips on how to plan for a summer day trip to Seattle, Washington.
Firstly, the best time to visit Seattle is during the summer months when the weather is warm and sunny. The average temperature in Seattle during the summer months is around 75 degrees Fahrenheit³.
Secondly, if you’re looking for things to do in Seattle during the summer months, there are plenty of options. You can take a ferry ride from Pier 52 to nearby Bainbridge Island. You can also visit Alki Beach in West Seattle which is one of the few sandy beaches in Seattle. If you’re interested in hiking, you can visit Mount Rainier which is the highest mountain in the state. You can also visit Olympic National Park which has diverse landscapes like Hurricane Ridge, Marymere Falls, and Hoh Rain Forest.
Thirdly, if you’re looking for something more adventurous, you can take a whale watching cruise from Seattle. You can also take a day trip from Seattle to San Juan Island where you can see whales, seals, and enjoy seafood.
Fourthly, if you’re looking for places to eat in Seattle during your summer day trip, there are plenty of options. You can try seafood at Pike Place Market or sushi at Shiro’s Sushi Restaurant. If you’re looking for something more casual, you can try burgers at Dick’s Drive-In or tacos at Tacos Chukis.
Finally, if you’re planning to drive round trip, I highly recommend that you drive South down the coast via Highway 1 – the Pacific Coast Highway, and then venture back up North via Highway 5 and Highway 101³.