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Seattle Highlights Sightseeing Tour

  • 1.5-hour Seattle city sightseeing tour by minibus
  • See top attractions like the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, Chinatown and Lake Union
  • Enjoy lively narration from a knowledgeable guide and music by Kurt Cobain and Jimi Hendrix
Seattle Highlights Sightseeing Tour
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Check out Seattle’s latest attractions and hip culture on this 1.5-hour, guided sightseeing tour around the city. Drive by must-see sites like popular Pike Place Market, historic Pioneer Square and the iconic Space Needle. See Kurt Cobain’s former home as well as a certain floating house from the movie 'Sleepless in Seattle.' With lively narration and some of Seattle’s best music playing, this is sure to be a tour that is both educational and entertaining. Transportation by minibus. Hotel pickup is included for customers staying at downtown Seattle hotels, South Lake Union area hotels, or university area hotels.
What to Expect
After a hotel pickup (only for those staying at downtown Seattle hotels, south Lake Union hotels, or university area hotels), begin this 1.5-hour sightseeing tour in downtown Seattle. Enjoy interesting conversation with stories and facts about the city while the music of some of Seattle’s best musicians, like Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain, plays in the background.

See where this is going? Think of it as a kind of pop culture history tour.

Drive by Pike Place Market, one of the oldest public farmer’s markets in the United States, overlooking the Elliott Bay waterfront — with its span of parks and piers, ferry and ship terminals, promenades and public spaces; Pioneer Square, the birthplace of Seattle and the city's “first neighborhood” with great restaurants, shops, night life and pro sports; and the Chinatown-International District, aka ID, one of Seattle’s oldest neighborhoods.

Also, check out the former home of Kurt Cobain and the high school where Quincy Jones and Jimi Hendrix attended. Visit Capitol Hill, with an abundance of nightlife and entertainment, it’s the center of the city's counterculture communities; the Lake Union area, where you’ll see a number of floating homes, including the one from the movie “Sleepless in Seattle”; pass by the University of Washington and find a public sculpture called the Fremont Troll.

Also, stop to check out the stellar view of the city skyline from Kerry Park (note to self: bring a camera) before a hotel drop-off to end the tour. It all makes for an incredibly interesting and enjoyable introductory romp through the Emerald City.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
You won’t fall asleep on this tour

My family really enjoyed this tour. Chuck makes it fun and interactive with lots of jokes. My son though he was hilarious, but it was a little much for me at times. You will get a good overview of the city and get to see...More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 14 August 2018
First Time in Seattle? Take this Tour!

My family loved this tour! Chuck provides an interesting and fun introduction to Seattle in a very short time. He's a master of the interesting Seattle anecdote, and full of all sorts of useful information. We had a great time!

1  Thank rhonda h
Reviewed 1 August 2018
High energy

Really enjoyed this tour. Lots of info and fun. Chuck is very knowledgeable and sociable. May not suit someone of a nervous disposition as the Acton never stops!

2  Thank yummymummy2009
Reviewed 10 July 2018
Laugh & Learn While Touring Seattle

We found this tour at the recommendation of our hotel as we only wanted to spend 90 minutes (not 3 hours like the other tours!). So glad for that referral as we were able to experience Chuck's one-of-a-kind sense of humor while at the same...More

2  Thank RockeeRhode
Reviewed 18 May 2018
1 Day in Seattle

I chose this tour because the reviews on it were all positive. They were spot on about this tour! We had only 1 day in Seattle and wanted a good overview of the city. Chuck certainly did that and more. He loves his city and...More

1  Thank janetmattson55
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Akiko M
3 May 2018|
Response from Surendra T |
Do u have out of Seattle any tour.?? For.4_5 days tour with staying & food
Lisa G
27 April 2018|
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Response from June H | Reviewed this property |
We stopped at a place along the lake to take pictures. We stopped for a photo opp under a bridge. Then we stopped again near a beautiful vista in a stunning neighborhood. Lastly, we were taken to the marketplace, rather... More
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