Fun, excitement and adventure is the very least you can expect with tours in Seattle, but with fabulous sightseeing tours, you may opt for total relaxation.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM SEATTLE
Enjoy beautiful views of Seattle from the water on this relaxing cruise along the Ballard Locks, connecting Puget Sound, Lake Union and Lake Washington. Watch as a parade of sailboats, tugboats and yachts pass through the complex Seattle locks system, and snap some photos of the stunning city skyline and surrounding picturesque mountains.
You’ll also pass the floating houseboat community that famously featured in the film ‘Sleepless in Seattle.’
SEATTLE IN ONE DAY SIGHTSEEING TOUR INCLUDING SPACE NEEDLE AND PIKE PLACE MARKET
Not sure what to see in Seattle? Take the stress out of sightseeing on this 6-hour tour, which covers 50 miles (80 kilometres) of downtown Seattle and the city’s beautiful surrounding neighbourhoods.
You’ll stop for one hour at the Space Needle (admission included) and enjoy two hours of free time at Pike Place Market. Plus, see dozens of other places that make Seattle special – the Ballard Locks, Safeco Field, Fremont, Chinatown and much more! Keep your eyes open for some of Seattle’s famous views too, including those of the Cascades, Mt Rainier and Puget Sound.
2-HOUR SEATTLE CITY TOUR
This 2-hour Seattle City Tour is a fantastic way to see the Seattle Metro Area! Enjoy Seattle’s natural beauty and capture the perfect photo that will cause friends to envy your life. With convenient pickup from all downtown Seattle, this is a tour not to miss out on!
PRIVATE SUNSET CRUISE ON LAKE UNION
Cruise in the lap of luxury aboard ‘Candére’ during a 3-hour sunset tour on Lake Union. Glide past floating homes and get a good look at Seattle-area highlights including the Space Needle, Gas Works Park, Husky Stadium, and, on a clear day, Mt. Rainier to the south of Lake Washington. With a cocktail in hand, you’ll pass by drawbridges, seaplanes, and locals enjoying the lake by kayak while the sun sets.
ADMISSION TO THE MUSEUM OF FLIGHT
Get ready to travel through air and space at the Museum of Flight with this admission ticket.
Explore over 160 air and spacecrafts, from the Boeing 787 Dreamliner to the great Supersonic Concord at the largest independent, non-profit air and space museum in the world! There are 175 aircraft and spacecraft and tens of thousands of artefacts and rare photographs. Tour Air Force One, 747, Concorde and more in the Aviation Pavilion and head to the Space Gallery to see a Space Shuttle Trainer.
UPPER SKAGIT INTRODUCTORY WHITEWATER RAFTING TRIP
The Skagit brings the wonder of nature and a wild flowing river to the fingertips of our guests.
This river is extraordinarily special and has a mystical feeling to it due to the rich archaeology and historical past. This 9 mile trip through one of North Americas most gorgeous rivers awaits you! The Skagit is a mild river in comparison, but it’s also very powerful; it’s a great way to introduce someone to the sport, or to get started for the summer with some great whitewater that can be enjoyed by the entire family. If you or someone you love wants to get into rafting, this is the ideal place to get started.
BICYCLE HISTORY AND BREWING TOUR
The Only Bicycle History and Brewery Tour in Washington. A guided 4-hour, five-mile bicycle ride throughout downtown Tacoma. A visit to four breweries and a whiskey distillery (generous samples included), plus an offbeat history of the legends and lores that built the City of Destiny (Tacoma).
CANOPY TREE-CLIMBING AT DECEPTION PASS STATE PARK: FROM SEATTLE
This is your chance to do something not even 0.1% of the population has done, but now you can. In small-groups of between 2-10 people climb on multiple trees, between 150 and +250 feet high. See the unique perception and feel what it’s like to be a bird or a monkey as you climb/swing through the open air and catch branches, harnessed by top rope.
You’ll climb your way up some of the tallest trees in the world to witness amazing views, while learning and being connected to nature like you have never done before, beyond the trail.
SEATTLE’S FAVOURITE SIGHTSEEING AND COCKTAIL CRUISE
Cruise Lake Union and enjoy the sights and sounds on this 2-hour cocktail cruise.
Watch seaplane take-offs and landings up close and see the iconic Space Needle, Gas Works Park, Fremont Bridge, and St. Marks Cathedral.
Cruise past dozens of floating homes including the ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ floating home, and see hundreds of boats from classic cruisers to modern mega yachts, from Westlake to Portage Bay and the Montlake Cut, leading to Lake Washington.
Bring along a picnic lunch or snack foods, or food from one of the restaurants at the pick-up location.
PACIFIC SCIENCE CENTRE GENERAL EXHIBIT ADMISSION
Pacific Science Centre near the Space Needle in Seattle is Washington’s leading attraction for having fun and engaging experiences for families and guests of all ages.
Explore hundreds of interactive exhibits, wander among fluttering tropical butterflies, tinker with reusable products, touch live marine animals, come face-to-face with prehistoric dinosaurs, see a live science demonstration featuring liquid nitrogen, fiery explosions and more. For an additional fee, guests can experience Pacific Science Centre’s planetarium, the laser dome, two IMAX® Theatres, and travelling exhibitions.
WHALE WATCHING FROM FRIDAY HARBOUR
The best Orca whale watching is off San Juan Island, near Seattle. The San Juan Islands are considered the “jewels”
of the Pacific Northwest, located in the Puget Sound.
MT RAINER SMALL GROUP TOUR WITH LUNCH
Admire close-up views of Mt Rainier’s snow capped peak, one of Seattle’s most iconic sights, on this full-day nature tour. See glaciers, waterfalls and wildlife in Mt Rainier National Park with a naturalist guide, and get a vivid sense of the mountain’s beauty while walking, or snowshoeing, depending on season.
This small-group day trip limited to a maximum of ten people, includes French-pressed coffee, pastries, light snacks, a picnic-style lunch with wine and downtown Seattle hotel transport by luxury vehicle.
SEATTLE CRAFT DISTILLERY TOUR WITH TASTINGS
Get a unique taste of Seattle on this tour to some of the city’s most exclusive local distilleries. Travel by luxury Mercedes-Benz to three small-batch craft distilleries to meet the distillers and get the inside scoop on the city’s liquor production, from the Prohibition to today.
Sample a craft cocktail and more than 12 locally produced liquors including gin, vodka and whiskey, and pair your libations with artisanal bites made by award-winning chefs. This small-group tour is limited to 10 people, ensuring you’ll receive personalised attention from your entertaining and knowledgeable guide.
CAPITOL FOOD TOUR IN SEATTLE
take a dive into the hip food scene of Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighbourhood, home to some of the city’s best restaurants, cafes, coffee houses, bars and nightclubs.
Enjoy more than 14 food tastings including shrimp n’ grits, cupcakes, Montreal inspired bagels, spicy Korean-style tacos, frozen custard, a handcrafted cocktail and a hard cider tasting.
Go behind the scenes of a local bakery, visit an acclaimed food truck featured on ‘Good Morning America,’ and enjoy some people-watching as you hear stories about the history of Capitol Hill from your guide.
PRIVATE TOUR: MOUNT RAINER DAY TRIP: FROM SEATTLE
Escape the hustle and bustle of Seattle and enjoy a day of breathtaking scenery at Mt Rainier National Park.
On this private Mt Rainier tour, take a scenic drive through the old-growth evergreen forests of America’s fifth-oldest national park, affording great views of sparkling lakes, flower meadows, massive glaciers and sweeping alpine vistas.
Visit Narada Falls, Reflection Lake and Lake Louise, and stop along the way to view wildlife and take some photographs. Learn about the park’s history at the Paradise Jackson Visitor Centre and Longmire Visitor Centre and Museum, and be sure to bring a picnic lunch with you to enjoy amidst the beautiful scenery.
SEATTLE CITY PASS
Get the Seattle CityPASS, the best deal in the Emerald City. Your Seattle CityPASS gives you tickets to Seattle’s premier attractions including the Space Needle, saving you time and money.
SEATTLE HIGHLIGHTS SIGHTSEEING TOUR
Pair pop culture with history during this 1.5-hour sightseeing tour of Seattle by minibus.
Drive by city highlights; Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square and the Space Needle, and snap pics of the floating house from ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ and Kurt Cobain’s former home. Greet a troll under a bridge and disembark for photo ops.
With grunge music playing in the background, listen to entertaining anecdotes from a guide. Hotel pickup is included for customers staying at downtown Seattle hotels, University, or South Lake Union area hotels.
PRIVATE SEATTLE HIGHLIGHTS TOUR
Get up close and personal to the Emerald City on this private sightseeing tour of Seattle’s highlights.
On this personalised tour, you’ll decide between must-see attractions including Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square and the Ballard Locks, Chinatown and some of the other diverse neighbourhoods that give Seattle its character.
Choose from local art galleries, grabbing coffee from the original Starbucks, browsing the vendors at Pike Place, or soaking up sweeping views of Puget Sound, Mt Rainier and the Olympic Mountains from the iconic Space Needle (admission not included). Your private guide provides commentary while showing you the best places for food, shopping and entertainment. By the end of the tour, you’ll know Seattle like a local!
SEATTLE CITY TOUR
Small group tours of Seattle. Space Needle, Pike Place Market and all major attractions, highlights and picture postcard photo-ops on a three hour tour in comfortable motor coaches with groups of never more than 14 guests. Fun, entertaining and informative guides provide local flavour with personal anecdotes and historical nuggets only a local could know.
SMALL GROUP OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK TOUR: FROM SEATTLE
Become one with the Pacific Northwest’s amazing outdoors on this full-day, small-group tour of Olympic National Park, famed for its unprecedented beauty, abundant wildlife and some of the United States’ oldest forests. Travel in a luxury vehicle, and enjoy a light breakfast and gourmet picnic lunch included.
Throughout the tour, a naturalist guide will take you on short nature walks. In winter, these nature treks will be done with snowshoes for a real wilderness experience!
SCENIC GREATER SEATTLE AIRPLANE TOUR
Take off on a scenic airplane tour of Seattle, and witness aerial views of the Emerald City and panoramic Northwest vistas. Your pilot will give a personal narration and all the clients are issued noise cancelling aviation headsets. You will be led on a sensational flight with amazing views of Seattle and Puget Sound for the memory of a lifetime.
SNOQUALMIE FALLS AND SEATTLE CITY TOUR
With two activities in one 4-hour tour, see the top sights of the Seattle area, both natural and man made.
First stop will be at Snoqualmie Falls, a waterfall in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Then you’ll experience Seattle on a city tour that introduces you to the attractions and history that make Seattle one of the most liveable cities in America.
Listen to some fun facts and engaging stories about Seattle from your guide, learn how the city got its name and what the real story is about how much it rains. The itinerary ensures there will be adequate time spent at each location, allowing for individual feedback and possibly, suggestions from your guide.
DAY TRIP TO LEAVENWORTH VIA THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS: FROM SEATTLE
On this memorable day trip through the Cascade Mountains, you will see some beautiful mountain landscapes, gold-mining towns, at least 3 waterfalls, and travel along white-water rivers.
This is a mountain loop tour, starting first over Stevens Pass where you will see Bridal Veil Falls and where Big Foot has been spotted! You’ll also see Deception Falls, then follow the Little Wenatchee River through Tumwater Canyon to Leavenworth. You will have a couple of hours free in Leavenworth for lunch, then continue over Blewett Pass, an old gold mining town, and Snoqualmie Pass, where we stop at Snoqualmie Falls. Leavenworth is a tour in itself, a Bavarian Alpine Village with character.
PEDICAB CITY TOUR OF SPACE NEEDLE AND SEATTLE CENTRE
Pedicabs are all about being in the experience. You will enjoy a gratuitously fun ride through the middle of the gorgeous city of Seattle led by one of our local tour guides. We will pass by the Space Needle, take you through Seattle Centre and past the architectural icon that is the Experience Music Project museum.
PREMIER 3-HOUR SEATTLE CITY TOUR
Get to know the beautiful city of Seattle on a 3-hour, guided sightseeing tour. Hop in a mini coach bus and enjoy a relaxing ride to the city’s most popular attractions, including stops at Pioneer Square, the Ballard Locks, and a great city skyline photo opportunity. Hotel pick-up and drop-off are included.
SEATTLE COMBO TOUR: CITY TOUR, PIKE PLACE MARKET AND BOEING FACTORY
See Seattle’s essential sights in one fun, busy day on this 9-hour adventure that includes a city tour, time at Pike Place Market and a trip to the Boeing factory.
Start with a city sightseeing tour of attractions like the Space Needle, Pioneer Square, Lake Union and the Ballard Locks.
Then enjoy 90 minutes of free time at Pike Place Market to explore and buy lunch, and end the day with a tour of Boeing’s assembly plant and Future of Flight Aviation Centre. Your hotel transport is included.
WENATCHEE FAMILY FLOAT TRIP
The lower Wenatchee river is a perfect adventure for those looking for a trip on the river minus the whitewater. We float past apple, pear and cherry orchards into the Columbia river. This is a perfect trip for young children, minimum age 5. We offer the best guides on the river, most up-to-date safety gear, and best BBQ lunch on the river.
DISCOVERY POINT KAYAK TOUR
From Shilshole Bay to Discovery Point, follow an ancient water route used by Seattle’s earliest inhabitants. Be amazed as you witness 1500 pound Stellar sea lions hoist themselves out of the water and onto Ballard’s famous ‘Hamburger buoy’. Once across the bay, you can hop out of your boat and check out the historic lighthouse. Back down at the massive driftwood-strewn beach, enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch (provided).
PRISON ESCAPE GAME
Take your room escape experience on to a whole new level! Enjoy an immersive room escape experience with tons of mechanical, electrical, and automatic devices and puzzles that are intriguing and coherent with the story-lines. This is a prison escape themed escape game. Will you find your way out of the prison cell in time?
DREAM TRAVELLER ESCAPE GAME
Welcome to the new hang-out spot with your friends in the Seattle area, the ultimate escape game experience. Bring your fantasies and favourite action movie scenarios into real life. All these themes are specially designed and crafted by talented industrial designers. In this dream traveller themed escape game, you are an “extractor” who performs espionage using experimental military technology.
TILLICUM EXCURSION: FROM SEATTLE
Myth and magic come to life at Tillicum Village, located 8 miles from Seattle’s waterfront on Blake Island State Park. Here, you have the opportunity to learn all about the Native American culture and watch a 25-minute show featuring traditional song and dance. A delicious fish buffet is included on this enriching and enthralling excursion for the entire family.
LAKE FRONT MANSION CRUISE
Aboard Candere, you will be in the hands of a professional, and in the lap of luxury. A talented bartender and skilled boat handler, your captain will introduce you to Seattle via a most enjoyable boat tour. Starting in South Lake Union you will cruise by boats and floating homes of all sizes, shapes and ages, including the oldest floating home (built in 1907).
Cocktail in hand (or “mocktail” for those not enthusiastic about alcohol or too young to imbibe), you will get a great look at UW stadium, and on a clear day, Mt. Rainier will loom beautifully to the south of Lake Washington.
As we cruise around Lake Washington we will see hundreds of beautiful waterfront homes.
As we return to Lake Union, you are likely to see draw bridges that are nearly 100 years old open up for sailboats and large yachts, Seaplanes taking off and landing, locals enjoying the sunshine from kayaks and stand up paddleboards. You’ll love it. After your journey aboard Candere, you will want to stay all day.
THE FREEMONT DISTRICT TOUR
Welcome to Fremont, Centre of the Universe. Have you ever fired a rocket or participated in an ART ATTACK? Would you like to meet a troll’s cousin?
These are just some of the things we do on our entertaining art walk of Seattle’s Fremont District. Our tour guides are a piece of art work in themselves.
There is The Fremont Fairy Godmother, Jeffe, the Turkish Rap Singer and Rocket Man, Super Hero sort of to name a few. They each carry props and will playfully involve strangers in the street who have NO IDEA they are going to be a part of the story. This makes each tour fun and unique. Our mission is to “Encourage people to find their playfulness through art and history”. And that is what happens!
SEATTLE SEAPLANE FLIGHT: CASCADE RANGE AND SEATTLE TOUR
Take to Seattle’s skies on a thrilling 80-minute seaplane flight to the western mountains of the Cascade Range!
This unforgettable flight includes a water take-off and landing from Lake Washington, plus great aerial views of the Cascade Range’s stunning mountain landscape.
Glide around the soaring tops of volcanoes and peaks like Mount Index, and then fly above the city of Seattle, looking out for attractions like the Space Needle, Elliot Bay, Husky Stadium and more.
GOURMET SEATTLE WALKING TOUR
Discover Seattle’s tastiest restaurants on a leisurely walking tour of Seattle. Embrace the upscale comfort food, enjoy an introduction to some of Seattle’s most popular restaurants and meet the chefs as you eat your way through the city at a nice leisurely pace.