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City Sightseeing: Seattle Hop On, Hop Off with Locks Cruise

City Sightseeing: Seattle Hop On, Hop Off with Locks Cruise

Seattle, U.S.A.
Tour ID: 1858

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Highlights

  • Enjoy a 2-hour narrated Ballard Locks Cruise and see popular landmarks
  • Experience the "boat elevator" at Ballard Locks on the ever-changing tide.
  • Flexibility to choose from 24- or 48-hour hop-on hop-off Seattle bus ticket.
  • Explore top Seattle sights, including the Space Needle and Pike Place Market.
  • Seasonal salmon sightings at Ballard Locks fish ladder.
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted, no need to take print!

Overview

Experience the best of Seattle with our comprehensive land and sea package. Enjoy a 2-hour narrated cruise through the historic Ballard Locks and explore the city's highlights with a 24- or 48-hour hop-on hop-off Seattle bus tour. Discover iconic landmarks and enjoy the flexibility of hopping on and off at your leisure. Book now for an unforgettable Seattle adventure!

Itinerary

From Puget Sound to Mount Rainier, this region offers great outdoor experiences, many cultural attractions, and bustling city life. Seattle is known for a unique lifestyle of laid-back coffee shops, pleasant waterfront relaxation and endless opportunities for outdoor activities. Explore the iconic downtown marketplace and cultural highlights. Visit distinct neighborhoods and venture beyond the city for amazing natural attractions.
 
Hop-On Hop-Off Seattle
Enhance your Seattle adventure with a 24- or 48-hour hop-on hop-off Seattle bus tour. Sit back, relax, and enjoy Seattle's most popular and important sights on this sightseeing hop on hop off Seattle bus tour. Hop on and hop off at any of the allocated tour stops to explore the sights that interest you the most. As you travel, enjoy panoramic city views from the open-top deck on the hop on hop off Seattle. Explore the city's top attractions at your own pace, hopping off at any stop that catches your interest. Then, hop back on to continue your journey. 
 
Explore Seattle's Iconic Sights The hop-on hop-off bus route covers Seattle's most famous landmarks, including the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, and the Great Wheel. Discover the vibrant atmosphere of Chinatown and the scenic Seattle waterfront. With the flexibility to explore at your own pace, you will see all that Seattle offers with the hop on hop off Seattle bus tour. You will get unlimited access to all of the highlights available on this route.

Ballard Locks Cruise
The Ballard Locks are the nation's busiest, passing up to 50,000 vessels annually.  Begin your Seattle journey at the historic Ballard Locks, the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. Our 2-hour fully narrated cruise takes you through this fascinating waterway system, offering unique insights into Seattle's maritime history. Witness the engineering marvel of the locks as boats rise and fall 22 feet between the saltwater Puget Sound and the freshwater Ship Canal. This "boat elevator" is an unforgettable experience that showcases the seamless transition between different water levels.
 
Enjoy views of boathouses, seaplanes, and fishing boats as you cruise. The unique Ballard Locks fish ladder, built to assist migrating salmon, is a highlight. During spawning season (June to September), watch for sea lions preying on salmon—a thrilling sight. The full-service narration enriches the experience, blending entertainment with educational insights, making the cruise appealing for both history enthusiasts and casual tourists alike.
 
Book your combination ticket today and enjoy the best of Seattle by land and sea. This package promises a memorable adventure with breathtaking views and historic landmark.

Schedule

Red Route (Must See Seattle):
Schedule: 10:00am - 04:00pm
Loop: 80 Minutes
Frequency: 30 Minutes
Meeting Point: Space Needle & Seattle center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.
 
Ballard Locks Cruise:
Starting Time: 12:30pm.
Meeting Point: 101 Alaskan Wy Pier 55, Seattle, WA 98101, USA.
Duration: 2 hours (Approx.)
 
Self-guided Walking Tour:
Distance: 1.1 miles
Explore the Pioneer Square historic district and learn about Seattle´s early days
Use your smartphone to guide you. Images of the objects talked about will be displayed on your screen.
(Please check the calendar to know about availability)

Inclusions

  • 24 or 48-Hours Seattle Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Ticket (as per option chosen)
  • 2-hour One-Way Locks Cruise
  • Photo stops near the major sights
  • Audio Guided Walking Tour (English)

Exclusions

  • Hotel Transfers
  • Lunch
  • Entrance Fees

Redemption Info

Please redeem booking voucher (Paper or Mobile) at : Space Needle & Seattle center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.
Mobile vouchers and printed vouchers are accepted at all stops.
You will receive a ticket in exchange for your voucher, which you must keep until the expiry date/ tour.
Please check your ticket to know when it expires.
After exchanging your voucher for a ticket, your voucher will no longer be valid.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Flexible Ticket: Your voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.

Know Before You Go

Voucher Type: Mobile and paper vouchers are both accepted for this tour.
Wheelchair Access: Yes (Manual Room).
Onboard Wi-Fi: No
Pets: Not allowed on the buses.
Smoking: Not allowed on board.
Infants can travel free and you do not require to book infant ticket.
Multiday tickets can only be used on consecutive days.
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service! No refund will be offered for any changes or cancellations due to any unforeseen circumstances.

Locks Cruise:
From 25th May to 14th Oct the tour will run everyday at 12:30pm.
From 15th Oct to 30th December the tour will run Friday to Monday at 12:30pm.
Departures starts from Pier 55.
Show your ticket at the stop and you will be provided with separate tickets for the bus and Locks Cruise.

Self-guided Walking Tour:
Distance: 1.1 miles
Explore the Pioneer Square historic district and learn about Seattle's early days
Use your smartphone to guide you. Images of the objects talked about will be displayed on your screen
 
Operational Updates:
There will be street closures on Sunday 30th June due to a Pride Parade taking place. 
Stop 1 will temporarily move from 600 Broad Street to 250 Broad Street (Between 3rd and 2nd).
Stops 9, 10, 11 and 17 will be temporarily closed.
The Parade takes place on 4th Street cutting the city into two. 

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Cancellation Policy

  • You must cancel your booking at least 24 hours before the start time of the activity/experience to get a complete refund.
  • If you cancel your booking less than 24 hours before the start time of the activity/experience, you will not be reimbursed.
  • Any modifications made less than 24 hours before the start time of the activity/experience will not be allowed.
  • The cut-off times are determined by the activity/experience's local start time.
  • This activity/experience is weather dependent. If it is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be given an alternate date or a full refund.
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