Washington Vacations: The Mountains Call
Washington is best-known for its spectacular natural beauty. Mount Rainier’s glaciers tower over subalpine meadows. Hike the old growth rainforest of Olympic National Park. Go whale watching in Puget Sound. For a change of pace, visit Seattle’s Pike Place Market, the Space Needle, and its museums and neighborhoods. Whether you’re looking for the adventure of a lifetime on Mount Rainier or want to taste your way through Seattle, a Liberty Travel Washington vacation package can take you there.
Washington at a Glance
Currency: U.S. Dollar ($)
Tipping Customs: Tip anywhere between 20-25%
Popular Drink: Coffee
Must Eat: Seafood
Power Up: Type A or Type B plug, 120 V (the standard in the United States)
Weather: Depends on where you’re going in the state. Pack a rain jacket. Wear layers if you plan to visit the mountains, and bring a heavy winter coat if you’re visiting the eastern part of the state in the winter.
Best Time to Visit: Year-round. Hike in the summer, enjoy fall foliage in the fall, ski in the winter, and watch the wildflowers bloom in the spring.
Top Things to Do in Washington
Visit Mount Rainier
Mount Rainier’s glaciated peak is where mountaineers go to train to climb Everest. If day-hikes are more your pace, travel to Sunrise or Paradise where you can hike through beautiful subalpine meadows blooming with summer wildflowers, and enjoy spectacular views of Mount Rainier’s glaciers.
Explore Olympic National Park
Trek through the Hoh Rainforest and travel to Hurricane Ridge for some of the park’s most breathtaking views, and family-friendly hikes.
Pike Place Market in Seattle
From its flower market to its fresh fish and coffee shops, Pike Place is a must-see for Seattle visitors.
City of Museums
From Chihuly Garden and Glass to the Seattle Art Museum and the Museum of Flight, Seattle has a museum for every interest.
Go whale watching or cross the sound on a ferry; this waterway is spectacular.
Washington Vacation Packages: Experience the Pacific Northwest tthe Liberty Travel Way
Whether you want to hike or climb Mount Rainier or are looking for coffee in Seattle, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Washington vacation package crafted just for you.
When you book with us, you get:
- Real People. More than a travel agent, your Washington consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
- Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Washington for a truly personalized booking experience.
- Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive vacation packages, including our all-inclusive vacations.
- Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.
We know Washington. Leave the planning to us.