A place blessed with breathtaking natural beauty – Washington draws millions of tourist from regions near and far. It is the place where one can find everything beautifully coalesced together – from volcanic mountains to glaciers, vineyards, dense forests and some of the world's hippest cities. The state brims with many places of outdoor recreation.
From one corner to another, one can get the perfect environment to spend an unforgettable holiday. As a fringe benefit, the 'Queen City'- Seattle is on the edge of it all to give one a spoonful of urban indulgence. Known as 'The Evergreen State', Washington is divided into several regions, each of which is unique and has its own set of attractions.
The state is located in the north-west corner of the US, sharing its boundaries with Oregon in the south, Idaho in the east and British Columbia (Canadian Province) in the north. The presence of Pacific Ocean in the west has blessed this state with several spectacular beaches and islands, as well. A cluster of gorgeous islands, where beauty oozes in the form of sand, sun, water and seclusion, is San Juans.
A must-visit on any Washington vacation, the islands of San Juans are perfect for a romantic getaway and also for indulging in a number of outdoor activities like biking, sea kayaking and whale watching. A nature lover's true paradise – Washington is mountainous, rugged and green. It boasts of some of the most beautiful national parks, which are popular with tourists visiting the country.
America's only true rainforest can be found in the Olympic National Park. Bestowed with white glaciers, cascading hot springs and outstretched burbling rivers, this park is where nature is truly expressive. North Cascades National Park – a volcanic region is another gift of nature that draws countless visitors to Washington.
More than 300 glacial valleys and a fantastic amount of wildlife make this natural park truly captivating. Besides places of sightseeing, there are plenty of shopping streets, where tourists can shop till they drop, while holidaying in Washington. The main shopping hub of the state is no doubt Seattle that houses countless numbers of mega stores and quaint boutiques.
The Pike Place Market, Capitol Hill and Pioneer Square are popular places of shopping in Seattle. Visit Washington in a convenient, joyful and cost-effective manner by choosing one of the many exciting Washington tour packages offered by Yatra.com - a reliable tour operator.