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Itinerary

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. 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.

Locations visited
Pioneer Square
Pike Place Market
Nordstrom
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Overview

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.

Highlights
  • Minibus tour of Seattle, for first-time visitors or those short on time
  • Travel with a small group, which ensures personalized attention
  • Minibus can access areas that other large coaches can't
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off makes this tour a convenient option
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Highly recommend starting your time in Seattle with this tour.

Great way to get an overview of the city. We had James as our tour guide with just 6 of us on the tour. He was full of interesting facts & knowledge about Seattle as well as being well versed about the salmon season &...More

2  Thank Vacation298134
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great Tour for when your new to the city

We rode in the Red tour bus with an awesome and funny tour guide named Dave who gave us the Elvis experience. His knowledge of the local area was insightful and very informative. Gave me a lot of ideas on where to eat and spend...More

3  Thank Matt M
Reviewed 4 days ago
Best Way To Start A Visit To Seattle

We decided to begin our first-time stay in Seattle with a tour. We were hoping for an overview of a city we knew very little about. We were given an amazing guide, Dave, who not only provided the overview we needed, but also taught us...More

3  Thank MNWilder
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great way to get overview of Seattle!

Lucky was awesome as our tour guide. We were picked up from our hotel, and he brought us back to the hotel which is what we requested. Last stop was at the market and several folks got off there. He was very informative, offering a...More

4  Thank thedreamweavers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great overview of Seattle!

Took this tour with Dan as our guide, cannot recommend more! Fun, informative, and comprehensive 3 hour tour of Seattle is perfect for those with very little time but want to see the highlight of the city. You will see it all with limited stops...More

3  Thank Keith J
Leslie L, Guest Relations Manager at Show Me Seattle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the 5* review, Keith J, and the praise for Dan - we'll make sure he sees it. Sounds like you got the perfect overview of the city, giving you ideas about what to go back and take a deeper dive into later, and...More

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wendy f
24 August 2018|
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It was utterly miserable when I went, but they said they were going to fix it. I would call and ask.
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Debra L
22 August 2018|
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Response from Deborah B | Reviewed this property |
No it does not include the space needle. And yes, you do make stops. I thought it was a great tour.
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BlanquiR
8 August 2018|
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Response from 189lovestotravel | Reviewed this property |
If you’re only wanting to do the Space Needle you can buy those ahead of time on line. I don’t believe they give military discounts. The have regular, student and senior pricing.
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