Planning just a day trip to a new city can be daunting. To ease your effort, we have compiled an informative 24 hours Seattle itinerary. The Emerald City
, with its sublime natural beauty presents the most inspiring vistas and world class outdoor attractions
. The scores of beaches are peppered with seaside eateries, shops
and many activities. Come immerse yourself in a splendid 24 hours tour of this lively city, Seattle.
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Breakfast at 8:00am
Start your day with a wholesome breakfast. Step in Biscuit Bitch
(Downtown, 1909 1st Ave) - A small, cozy and friendly outlet to enjoy biscuits n gravy with scrambled eggs, grits, cheese and wash it all down with some really fresh, awesome coffee. Another great breakfast spot is The Crumpet Shop
(Downtown, 1503 1st Ave), and relish its yummy crumpet with the blend tea.
Unique UFO like design - Space Needle at 9:00am
The 605-foot high Space Needle is the most popular tourist attraction in Seattle. Take an elevator ride up to the round observation deck at 520 ft, and soak in the breathtaking views of the city and the mighty Olympic Mountains. You can enjoy a unigue fancy meal in the revolving restaurants at the top. At the bottom of the tower, pick up charming gifts from the Space Base gift shop. Address
: Seattle Center | Seattle, WA 98109Website
: www.spaceneedle.comDuration from Downtown:
1.5 miles or 8 minutes drive
Chihuly Garden and Glass at 11:00am
The city's newest tourist destination is Chihuly Garden and Glass. The stunning garden showcases glass-blown pieces crafted by artist Dale Chihuly. Inside the glass globe you will find the display of nature inspired artworks and beautiful chandeliers.
Address: 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA 98109
Hours: Daily from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m
Lunch at 1:00pm
Are you in for some seriously delicious seafood platter and traditional American fare? Swing by Pike Place Chowder (Downtown, 1530 Post Alley). Savor its scrumptious seafood dishes and chowder. For fresh Korean cuisine, drop by Umma’s Lunch Box (Downtown, 1301 5th Ave).
Vibrant Spot - Pike Place Market at 2:00pm
Pike Place Market is one of the favorite destinations of tourist. You will be delighted to experience the lively atmosphere amidst the many vendors. Get ready for an amusing time here among the charming shops, diners and the famous fish-throwers.
Address: Between Pike and Pine streets at First Avenue | Seattle, WA 98101 |
Duration from downtown: 0.6 mile or 4 minutes drive
Seattle Aquarium at 3:00pm
The pedestrian steps down from the Pike Place market will lead you to the waterfront. As you walk into the lobby of the Seattle Aquarium, you will be greeted with the 20x40-foot viewing window filled with fishes marines and scuba diver. It has an underwater dome, that gives a 360 degree view of sharks and salmons. To see the display of harbor seals, sea otters, and fur seals, swing by Marine Mammal exhibit.
Address: 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101
Duration from Pike Place Market: 0.7 mile or 5 minutes drive
History Lover's Spot - Pioneer Square at 5:00pm
Visit the region which was one of the 1st settlements in the Northwest united States - Pioneer Square. If you love history, this is absolutely a no miss spot. Trace the history and stroll by the the cobblestone area decked up with shops, art galleries and restaurants.
Address: Jackson Street & First Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
Duration from Seattle Aquarium: 0.7 mile or 4 minutes drive
Nature Abound - Discovery Park at 6:00pm
Outdoor enthusiasts, get ready for an amazing outing at Discovery Park. This huge 500 acres park in northern Seattle offers you hiking trails, beaches, meadows and sand dunes. An ideal location within the city itself, the park encompasses a cultural center, tennis facility, Kids'play area, the West Point Lighthouse ans so on.
Address: 3801 West Government Way, Seattle, WA 98119
Duration from Seattle Aquarium: 5.6 miles or 13 minutes drive
Dinner at 8:00 PM
Swing around Madison Valley and dine in one of its many fine diners. Chinese or Japanese cuisine? Teriyaki Seven (Capitol Hill, Madison Valley, 2739 E Madison St) will treat you with a delicious Asian fare. If Italian meal is what you're looking for, stop at Pagliacci Pizza (Madison Valley, 3015 E Madison St).
Duration from Discovery Park: 8.2 miles or 20 minutes drive
Madison Park Beach at 9:00pm
While in Madison Valley, drop by Madison Park Beach for a late night stroll. The beach offers seasonal swimming opportunities, swimming raft, diving boards & children's play area. The beach's grassy area is where you can relax and enjoy a beautiful vistas of Lake Washington.
Address: 4201 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112, United States
Phone: 1 206-684-7796
Explore Seattle's Nightclubs at 11:00pm
To enjoy good music and drinks, head to Howl At The Moon
. Grasp a drink and get your foot tapping in the simply eclectic atmosphere. For a sensual night scene, you ought to visit The Triple Door
. A combination of main stage theater, local music, happy hour, food and wine - this place is imply magical.Howl At The Moon
315 2nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104Phone
: (206) 839-1300Website
: www.temptingtarts.comThe Triple Door
216 Union St, Seattle, WA 98101 Phone
: (206) 838-4333Website
Seattle 24 Hours Tour Map Guide