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Seattle's Favorite Sightseeing and Cocktail CruiseDay Cruises

Seattle's Favorite Sightseeing and Cocktail Cruise

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Enjoy the sights and sounds of Seattle from the water on this comfortable, 2-hour, cocktail cruise along Lake Union. Watch seaplane arrivals and departures and see landmark Seattle locations like the iconic Space Needle, Seattle Great Wheel, the Fremont Bridge, Gas Works Park, the University of Washington and much more — plus a plethora of floating homes, including the one from the popular movie ‘Sleepless in Seattle.’ Choose from a morning, midday, afternoon or evening cruise. The first round of drinks is included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$89.00
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US$89.00

Seattle Harbor CruiseDay Cruises

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Seattle Harbor Cruise

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Enjoy the sights and sounds of Seattle from Elliot Bay and Seattle Harbor on this narrated cruise. Learn about Seattle’s historic waterfront and get an up-close look at one of the world's largest shipping terminals. Take in the view of the city’s skyline with a spectacular panoramic background of the Cascade and Olympic mountain ranges, including majestic Mt. Rainier. Food and beverages are available for purchase onboard the ship.
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  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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US$32.42
US$34.13
US$1.71 savings
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US$32.42
US$34.13
US$1.71 savings
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Day Trip from Seattle to Victoria on the Victoria ClipperDay Cruises

Day Trip from Seattle to Victoria on the Victoria Clipper

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Taking a day trip from Seattle to Victoria, Canada has never been easier. Leave from downtown Seattle to Vancouver Island aboard the Victoria Clipper. The high-speed vessel takes you on a relaxing cruise through Puget Sound to Victoria’s Inner Harbor. This is a passenger-only ferry featuring comfortable seats, a duty-free gift shop, and a cafe with one-way or round-trip options available. Proper identification is needed to cross the border.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$124.00
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US$124.00

One Hour Sightseeing Cocktail CruiseDay Cruises

One Hour Sightseeing Cocktail Cruise

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Step aboard a boat for a cruise on Lake Union, hosted by a skipper/bartender who will mix drinks for you between steering the ship. Traveling with a small group of just six people means you'll get tons of personalized attention and the chance to ask questions. Take in sights of Lake Union's draw bridges, seaplanes, and scenic shoreline while listening to engaging narrative and sipping drinks.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$49.00
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US$49.00

The Butchart Gardens Day Trip from SeattleDay Cruises

The Butchart Gardens Day Trip from Seattle

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Experience beautiful and renowned Butchart Gardens, plus the quaint city of Victoria, British Columbia, on this all-day tour from Seattle. Enjoy a relaxing, scenic ferry ride through picturesque Puget Sound (watch for whales) en route to Victoria, one of the oldest cities in the Pacific Northwest. Explore the seemingly endless array of floral displays at Butchart Gardens, then visit some of Victoria’s best places. This tour includes all transportation and admission to Butchart Gardens.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$215.00
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US$215.00

Private Sailing Adventure on the Puget SoundSailing

Private Sailing Adventure on the Puget Sound

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Sail the seas around Seattle on this private, 3-hour adventure to Puget Sound. Climb aboard the S/V Kingsley and set sail from the Shilshole Bay Marina with an experienced captain leading the way. Learn how to sail or simply sit back and enjoy the view. See an abundance of marine wildlife, the downtown Seattle skyline — including the iconic Space Needle — plus incredible views of the Olympic Mountains, featuring majestic Mount Rainier in the distance.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$455.13
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US$455.13
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Sailing Adventure on the Puget SoundSailing

Sailing Adventure on the Puget Sound

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When visiting the Puget Sound, it’s tempting to want to get out in the water. With this adventure, you do just that. Learn how to sail, or just sit back and enjoy the experience. Embark from the Shilshole Bay Marina and appreciate the ocean breeze, views of the Olympic Mountains, downtown Seattle, and Mount Rainier. You may even encounter marine wildlife like sea lions and humpback whales.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$149.00
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US$149.00

Guaranteed Whale Watching TourDay Cruises

Guaranteed Whale Watching Tour

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Observe Pacific Northwest whales in their natural environment on a 3.5-hour tour from Seattle. You have the chance to get up close to orcas, humpbacks, and minkes. Learn about the marine life from your on board guide.  In the event that you don’t see any whales during your excursion, enjoy a second journey on the boat free of charge.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$109.00
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US$109.00
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Seattle's Favorite Sightseeing and Cocktail Cruise - PrivateDay Cruises

Seattle's Favorite Sightseeing and Cocktail Cruise - Private

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Cruise Lake Union to see Seattle's best sights from the water while sipping your favorite cocktail on this private cruise. Enjoy personalized attention from the staff and captain for your private group as you make your way past famous sights such as the Fremont Bridge, the Space Needle, and St. Mark's Cathedral. Bring a picnic or food from a favorite restaurant to munch on while you travel. This family-friendly cruise welcomes all ages.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$499.00
per group
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US$499.00
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Private Three-hour day sailing tour in the San Juan Islands, from Orcas IslandSailing

Private Three-hour day sailing tour in the San Juan Islands, from Orcas Island

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Let's go sailing on a classic wooden sailboat from the 1940's. Lots of room in the cockpit. Sailing is easy here in the summer. Good place to learn to sail. Beautiful little islands and channels, and interesting wildlife. Boat is steady but fast.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$300.00
per group
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US$300.00
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3-Hour Sea Kayak Tour in the San Juan IslandsHalf-day Tours

3-Hour Sea Kayak Tour in the San Juan Islands

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We are the only kayak tour company that is currently able to lead trips to Burrows Island. You will be exploring unique shorelines that few visitors to the islands are able to experience. Save time, and save money! The experience does not require the hassles of taking a ferry to San Juan Island. Anacortes, located on Fidalgo Island has two bridges connecting us to the mainland. Because you are able to drive directly to us your time on the water is maximized. Many tour companies on other islands include a lengthy shuttle ride as a part of their trip thereby reducing the actual time spent kayaking and encountering wildlife. Single kayaks are available for participants for an additional $25pp. Must be 18 years or older. (Must be requested in advance and is subject to availability.) Professionally trained guides will see to the details and ensure your comfort.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$98.92
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US$98.92
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Wenatchee River Family Float tripHalf-day Tours

Wenatchee River Family Float trip

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Enjoy a calming float down the Wenatchee River on this guided, 5-hour, family rafting adventure. Perfect for children and first-timers, this excursion excludes the typical whitewater waves associated with many rafting trips. Enjoy the view of orchards and local wildlife along the way. Also, stop at famous Sleepy Hollow Beach for a swim, if desired. A barbecue lunch, plus all the necessary rafting gear — like a wetsuit, footwear and personal flotation device — are included.
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  • 4 hours
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US$90.00
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US$90.00

Kayaking Tour in The San Juan IslandsNature and Wildlife

Kayaking Tour in The San Juan Islands

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Kayak in prime whale and wildlife habitat along the Haro Strait, bordering the west side of San Juan Island and Vancouver Island. Traverse the waters of migrating salmon and keep your eyes peeled for eagles, seals, porpoises, and other wildlife that follow our keystone species of the Pacific Northwest as you look out on the Olympic Mountains and explore the driftwood beaches of Limekiln State Park.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.00
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US$119.00
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Paddles and Pints Whitewater Rafting on the Wenatchee River and Brewery Tour.Day Trips

Paddles and Pints Whitewater Rafting on the Wenatchee River and Brewery Tour.

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While in Washington, go whitewater rafting and beer tasting on an overnight camping tour on the Wenatchee River. The river is located about 2.5 hours east of Seattle in central Washington, near Wenatchee and Leavenworth. The tour includes a morning of whitewater rafting on class 3 rapids, a riverside lunch, an afternoon of beer tasting at three craft breweries, and overnight camping accommodations (camping equipment not included).
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  • 10 hours
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US$219.00
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US$219.00

Wenatchee River class 3 whitewater adventureDay Trips

Wenatchee River class 3 whitewater adventure

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The Wenatchee River is Washington's most popular whitewater river rafting river and offers some of the best class 3 whitewater in the Pacific Northwest. We offer the best 16 miles of whitewater the Wenatchee River has to offer. The Wenatchee River has a trifecta of amazingness; the beautiful scenery, the big whitewater, and the warm, sunny days! In addition, we offer a basecamp located on the banks of the Wenatchee River which has a private picnic area (feel free to bring a picnic-style lunch), camping, parking, changing rooms and restrooms. All gear is included, as well as a fully guided trip on the river with one of our certified, cpr/1st aid trained guides. Come experience all the beauty that Central Washington has to offer with the best whitewater in the State!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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US$95.00
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US$95.00

Private Seattle Kayak Tour on Lake UnionCity Packages

Private Seattle Kayak Tour on Lake Union

Take in Seattle’s iconic views—from the Space Needle to Fremont Bridge—on a private kayaking excursion on Lake Union. In addition to admiring the cityscape, keep an eye out for wildlife and enjoy the natural scenery. This excursion offers a perfect escape for those looking for a break from the bustling city. Plus, this private trip is limited to just eight people so you are guaranteed individual attention from your guide.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$435.25
Price varies by group size
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US$435.25
Price varies by group size

Skykomish river class 5 extreme adventureDay Trips

Skykomish river class 5 extreme adventure

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Close to Seattle, the Skykomish River is our most extreme river adventure offering the most difficult section of river commercially-run in WA state! The allure of the Skykomish River is the “Boulder Drop” which is Washington states hardest section of commercially rafted river, being class 5, but that’s not all the “Sky” river has to offer; there are many other class 3 and 4 rapids. such as Pat’s plunge, Aquagasm, Lunch hole, and The Wier just to name a few. All this adventure coupled with the beauty of Mt. Index and the surrounding Cascade mountains makes for a truly Northwest treasure of a trip. For experienced rafters, this river is action-packed! It is highly advised you have been rafting before you attempt the Skykomish River, and you must be able to swim, and ready to move around the boat quickly!! Minimum age is 16. The Skykomish is perfect for the adventure seeker who has rafter before and ready for the next big step in extreme whitewater rafting!
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  • 5 hours
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US$115.00
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US$115.00

Tieton River Class 3 and 4 Whitewater - September only!Half-day Tours

Tieton River Class 3 and 4 Whitewater - September only!

The Tieton River is the only whitewater in Washington state in the month of September! This Dam release river is the steepest river we run and the water is the warmest of all rivers in the state! You can expect to see some fast class 3 and 4 whitewater on the Tieton River. Close to Yakima and perfect for adventurous 1st timers and intermediate rafters, this run will keep you on your toes! The best whitewater is always the 2nd and 3rd weekend in September.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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US$119.00
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US$119.00

Half Day Sail Orcas Island Sailing

Half Day Sail Orcas Island

Lessons are private and designed so you can brings friends and family with no extra charge. Up to 6 people can be part of the lesson.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$500.00
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US$500.00
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Wenatchee River Class 2 River Rafting and adventuringHalf-day Tours

Wenatchee River Class 2 River Rafting and adventuring

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Experience the excitement of a whitewater rafting adventure on this guided, 5-hour excursion. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure time, then ride along the Wenatchee River in the great state of Washington — one of the best whitewater rafting rivers in the country. Challenge gentler Class II rapids, perfect for the beginner or more advanced rafter. Along the way, enjoy the beautiful scenery and hop in the river for a swim, if desired. All the necessary rafting equipment, including neoprene booties and a personal flotation device, are provided. A barbecue lunch is included.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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US$95.00
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US$95.00

Seattle Dinner CruiseDinner Cruises

Seattle Dinner Cruise

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Enjoy an unforgettable dining experience aboard a beautiful Waterways yacht - complete with a delicious four-course dinner, friendly, attentive service, and stunning views of Seattle's lakes and city skylines.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$115.44
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US$115.44

Seattle to Victoria Day Trip with Royal BC MuseumFull-day Tours

Seattle to Victoria Day Trip with Royal BC Museum

Skip the traffic and enjoy the sights by traveling straight from downtown Seattle to Victoria, BC on a high-speed ferry. The efficient and comfortable mode of transportation ensures busy travelers don’t waste any time in transit. Plus, you arrive in Victoria well rested rather than tired out from a drive. That way, you have ample time and energy to explore the Royal BC Museum—admission is included with the trip.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$133.77
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US$133.77

San Juan Island Whale and Wildlife ToursDay Cruises

San Juan Island Whale and Wildlife Tours

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Spot whales and other wildlife of the San Juan Islands on a cruise from Friday Harbor. With the captain, you'll go in search of orcas (aka killer whales) and learn about the different populations of "southern resident" salmon-eating orcas and "transient" mammal-eating orcas. Plus, watch for seals, eagles, and more from the 7-passenger boat.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$99.00
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US$99.00

Whitewater Rafting in the Gorge- Private RaftCultural Tours

Whitewater Rafting in the Gorge- Private Raft

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Portland is surrounded by wilderness, including some incredible rivers with great rapids. With this family-friendly whitewater rafting adventure, you'll get to learn to ride the rapids at the White Salmon River, just a short jaunt from downtown Portland. After getting fitted with safety equipment, you'll get a lesson in paddling and be ready to hit the waters! You'll even have the option of going down Husum Falls, one of the tallest rafted waterfalls in the nation!
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  • 3 hours 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$66.67
Price varies by group size
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US$66.67
Price varies by group size
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