Seattle Private Tour: Seattle Highlights
- Live Guide
- Pickup Service
- Private Tour
- 3 hr
Get up close and personal to the Emerald City on this private sightseeing tour of Seattle’s highlights. On this personalized tour, decide between must-see attractions including Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square and the Ballard Locks, as well as Chinatown and other diverse neighborhoods that give Seattle its character. Choose from popping into 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 will provide commentary on the sights while showing you the best places for food, shopping and entertainment. By the end of the tour, you’ll know Seattle like a local!
Operated by: Customized Tours
Stop At: Pioneer Square
This stop is old Seattle, brick clad buildings house a secret and are full of interesting antique and art galleries. Unique retail shopping, Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park, Waterfall Garden Park and The Firefighters Memorial are all features on this pleasant part of the city.
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: Elliott Bay Waterfront
Washington State Ferries, Seafood restaurant and fish and chowder bars, Aquarium, the Great Wheel, and Sculpture Garden park.
Pass By: Pike Place Market
USA's oldest continuous running farmers market. Fishmongers, fruit and vegetable vendors, flower vendors, the soul of the city and must see place in Seattle. A stop here can be arranged if desired.
Pass By: Space Needle
Space Needle, Chihuly Garden and Glass, MOPOP, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Pass By: Queen Anne Hill
Nice neighborhood with Queen Ann style homes and great views.
Pass By: Olympic National Forest
view only on clear days
Pass By: Mount Rainier
views only on clear days
Pass By: Chinatown International District
optional part of the tour based on time, but has areas of interest including markets, museums, Tong buildings and art.
Stop At: Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Seattle 3rd most popular attraction. The locks are basically boat elevators moving boats from salt to fresh water and vise versa. Salmon are going through a fish ladder from mid June to October. Other wildlife can be found depending on the Season.
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: T-Mobile Park
Home of the Seattle Mariners our major league team.
Pass By: Fishermen's Terminal
Home to a large fishing fleet of over 700 vessels, including some of the crab boats from the show (Deadliest Catch)
Pass By: CenturyLink Field
Home of the NFL franchise the Seattle Seahawks.
Pass By: Olympic Sculpture Park
A great park on Seattle's waterfront full of art and miles of a shorline walk.