Road trip! If you're looking for some fun outside of the city, these day trips from Seattle are perfect if you love to travel on a whim. You can forget about a lengthy itinerary and let your spontaneous side loose.
From a storybook wonderland and fairytale gardens to charming u-pick farms, all of these spots will show you the magical side of the Pacific Northwest.
If you're up for a random drive to Northern Oregon or a quick trip west of the city, you'll love all of the destinations on this list.
Who's ready for these quick trips less than three hours away?
Address: Leavenworth, WA
Why You Need To Go: About two-hours east, you'll stumble across the cutest mini Bavarian town.
The Brothers Greenhouses
Address: 3200 Victory Dr. SW, Port Orchard, WA
Why You Need To Go: This charming plant nursery is the best place to buy a leafy friend and visit a Hobbit house.
Address: 8462 Enchanted Way SE, Turner, OR
Why You Need To Go: Snag a ticket five days in advance so that you can be transported to a storybook wonderland.
Mount Rainer National Park
Price: $30 per vehicle
Address: 39000 State Route 706 E., Ashford, WA
Why You Need To Go: With five developed areas to explore, this spot is perfect for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.
Finnriver Farm & Cidery
Cuisine: Cider bar
Address: 124 Center Rd., Chimacum, WA
Why You Need To Go: One word: cider.
Bellewood Farms & Distillery
Price: Put price here
Address: 6140 Guide Meridian Rd., Lynden, WA
Why You Need To Go: There are a variety of seasonal events, plus year-round boozy cider slushies!
Address: 3531 Meerkerk Ln., Greenbank, WA
Why You Need To Go: You can walk through woodland gardens that feel like something out of a fairytale.
Which place will you visit first?
Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and, most of all, be respectful on your trip.