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Ballard District

Head to “Snoose Junction” (a.k.a. the Ballard District) to experience a thriving and hip waterfront neighborhood that houses some of Seattle’s best restaurants, pubs, shops, spas and parks. Since 1853, this historic Scandinavian neighborhood has been cultivating its fashionable image, and now you can walk the busy tree-lined streets and see how all the hard work has paid off. Watch the Ballard locks open and allow ships through, see the Nordic Heritage Museum, shop the ever-popular Market Street, or enjoy the eclectic restaurants and pubs on Ballard Ave. Look out for unique curio shops and if you can, catch the Ballard Farmer’s Market  - Sundays on Ballard Ave. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. It’s a Seattle staple.

Practical Info:

To get to Ballard from downtown Seattle, drive north on 1st Ave, veer left at the foot of Queen Anne Hill, then continue northward until you cross the Ballard Bridge. Turn left onto NW Market St.

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Private Tour: Seattle Highlights, Seattle, null

Private Tour: Seattle Highlights

4.5 star rating: Recommended 5 Reviews

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 ...  Read more

Location: Seattle, Washington
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $60.00
Seattle in One Day: Sightseeing Tour including Space Needle and Pike Place Market, Seattle, Private ... 

Seattle in One Day: Sightseeing Tour including Space Needle and Pike Place Market

Not sure what to see in Seattle? Take the stress out of sightseeing on this 6-hour tour, which covers 50 miles (80 kilometers) of downtown Seattle and the ...  Read more

Location: Seattle, Washington
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $124.00

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