For Experiences That’ll Astound You Go on a Super Seattle Private Tour
For experiences that’ll astound you, go on a super Seattle Private Tour because of the vast amount of mesmerising places to see and exciting things to do here.
Seattle is the largest city in Washington State, built on the Puget Sound in the Pacific Northwest. This city is where the likes of Microsoft and Amazon have their headquarters as well as a lot more companies and this is why it is regarded as a ‘tech city’.
From where Seattle is positioned, it gets a bit of every natural attraction there is water, Mountains, evergreen forests and thousand of acres of Parkland.
The most iconic landmark found in Seattle is the Space Needle, built of futuristic design, that was so ahead of its time, in 1962. There are an observation desk and restaurant that, wait for it, rotates! The full 360-degree view is spectacular especially on sunny days and very very romantic at night. You need to book a reservation for this restaurant well in advance, to get a table here!
Top 10 Exciting and Interesting Things to Do in Seattle
Take a City Tour to See the Wonderful Iconic Landmark Space Needle. Go on a Luxury Cruise With a Private Tour of Puget Sound
On a city tour of Seattle, see the first ever ‘Starbucks', the most famous coffee shop in the world. Founded by three partners who met while in university, they came up with the name from the book Moby-Dick where the chief mate’s name was Starbuck. Or visit the locations where 'Sleepless in Seattle' starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan, was filmed.
On a private tour see such breathtaking places as Discovery Park or Hiram M Chittenden Locks.
After the long, exciting days of touring, you are spoilt for choice with mouthwatering cuisine in great restaurants, fun and laughter to be had in lively Bars, music theatres with famous artists and nightclubs to dance your feet off!
Travel Tips for Seattle
If you are hoping to avoid rain when planning your trip to Seattle, Washington, you may be disappointed because rain is infamous for this state all year round. The most rain falls from October to early July. A popular time to travel to anywhere in Washington is late July and August and this is regarded as peak season for tourists. September is the best month for fewer crowds, except for labour weekend which is on during this month.
Washington State is not the cheapest state in America, but that does not mean you cannot get good prices if you look hard enough. An average price of a meal for two people in a mid-range restaurant is around $70. A Combo meal at McDonald's is $7. Imported beer can reach as much as $10 a bottle. And a cappuccino in a state known for its cafes is around $5. Look into different private tour operators for the best tour which may not always be the cheapest
Washington is regarded as a very safe State, in general. However, it does not matter where you go in the world; you always need to be aware of your surroundings. Never carry lots of money around when on private tours or city tours, only have enough for the duration of the tour and if you are eating out after. There are pickpockets everywhere in the world. Book as many private tours before travelling to ensure they are not booked out when you get there.
It rains! Simple as that. However, when you anywhere in Washington the little bit of rain (ok a lot at times) goes unnoticed. There are two climate zones; mild and humid summer days, west of the Cascades with temps of 26 degrees Celsius, winter days with temps of 8 degrees and lots of cloud cover and fog. The east of the state has ‘warm’ summers and ‘cool ‘winters and there is more rain on this side than the west