On a recent visit to Seattle , my wife and I signed up for this 3 hour tour. Captain Ron was our leader and while waiting for a couple of people at the Grand Hyatt pickup point, he immediately started to engage us and make...More
Get a comprehensive introduction to downtown Seattle and its eclectic neighborhoods on this minibus tour with a small group. A small group and vehicle allow you to visit spots a larger coach can't access, and you'll get personalized attention from your guide and the chance to ask questions. Highlights include the Space Needle, International District, Chinatown, Pioneer Square, and top Seattle attractions.
Begin your Seattle overview with convenient pickup at your downtown Seattle hotel. Climb into a minibus and join your group of no more than 12 travelers.
Head for Seattle Center and the Space Needle and hear about its history from your guide. Move on to bustling Pike Place Market, the site of the first Starbucks. Enjoy the scenic Elliott Bay waterfront, filled with parks, piers, and docks. In Pioneer Square, your guide recounts Seattle's beginnings and notes its modern iteration as a hub for culture and nightlife.
Learn about the many ethnic communities that call Seattle home in the Chinatown-International District. In Capitol Hill, see evidence of the city's counterculture communities and move on to see Lake Union’s floating homes. At the University of Washington, you'll view the famous Fremont Troll and see the city from Kerry Park.
Your overview of Seattle ends at your tour's original departure point.