the definition of the scenic route
Summary: For travelers South of Seattle, driving through Tacoma is likely your most efficient option. You still can take the ferry across for the unique scenic experience, but make sure to check the ferry schedules and be on the watch for ferry backups during peak travel times. Rest assured, with the Tacoma Narrows Bridge, Olympic Mountains, and Straits of Juan De Fuca along the drive, a scenic experience is guaranteed no matter what route you choose.
- 1 hour 55 minute drive to Port Angeles from Tacoma
- No ferry required
- Toll charged entering Tacoma from the Peninsula
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