This tour must be purchased 4 days prior to the ship’s arrival in Seattle. Tour requires a minimum confirmed participation 4 days prior to debarkation in order to operate. This tour is suitable for guests with flights after 4:30 PM.
Seattle City Tour: Experience the best of Seattle in just a few hours! See some of Seattle’s most iconic landmarks, neighborhoods, and attractions. Past and present thrive side by side in Seattle, from the modern Fifth Avenue to historic Pioneer Square and the International District.
Space Needle: Your first stop will be the world-famous Space Needle, where an elevator will shoot you up to the Observation for a bird’s eye view of the city! This is your chance for an unforgettable view of the Emerald City and its surrounding mountains and bodies of water.
Pike Place Market: Next, enjoy the Pike Place Market, the oldest open-air farmers market on the West Coast. Enjoy time on your own to explore the multitude of culinary offerings and the wide variety of arts and crafts. Street performers will engage your senses throughout the Market! This is a great place for shopping and to grab lunch.
Ballard Locks: Your tour then continues through the oldest and most colorful neighborhoods in Seattle, including Freemont, locally known as the “Center of the Universe.” From Freemont, you will stop at the Ballard Locks. A peaceful stroll through the Botanical Garden will bring you to the Army Corps of Engineers locks connecting Elliott Bay to the lakes residing throughout Greater Seattle and a chance to observe vessels making their way from lake to sea through the locks.
Downtown Seattle: Your tour ends with a downtown core tour of Seattle. Learn about the roots of Seattle and how it has morphed into the modern and eclectic society that it is today. Afterwards, you will be dropped off at the airport for your flight departure.
Requirements & Restrictions: Guests must be able to step on and off the bus. This tour is suitable for guests with flights after 4:30 PM.
What to Bring: Cash or debit/credit card for purchases.
Good to Know: Guests who opt for checked luggage (place their luggage outside of their stateroom the night prior to debarkation) will need to claim their bags at the cruise terminal. After, they must give it to the tour guide to place in the tour bus.