Why Visit Washington?
Washington, situated in the Pacific Northwest of the United States, is celebrated for its stunning natural beauty, cosmopolitan cities, and progressive values. The state’s capital is Olympia, while Seattle is its largest city and a major cultural and technological center.
Washington’s landscapes feature the majestic Cascade Range with iconic peaks like Mount Rainier, lush rainforests in Olympic National Park, and the picturesque San Juan Islands in the Puget Sound. Its history is marked by Native American tribes, European exploration led by Captain George Vancouver, and the Klondike Gold Rush in Seattle.