This Seattle 3 day tour is ideal for those that truly want to experience life in the United States and for those that love shopping! On this three day tour, you will experience the best of a great American city, and of course shop till you drop at the Premium Outlet Malls. Sports fans can also watch a Seattle Mariners baseball game at a great price (not all tour dates, please inquire). With overnight accommodation at a hotel in downtown Seattle, continental breakfast and the services of a friendly Canadian Guide & driver, this package is the ultimate U.S. getaway.
*Stay in Downtown Seattle *Visits to the Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square & Seattle Centre *Shopping at the Premium Outlet Mall - one hour outside of Seattle *Transportation and ferry from downtown Victoria *Discounted tickets to Space Needle, EMP Seattle Mariners baseball game (select tour dates) and more*!
Duration: 3 Days, 2 Nights
Meeting/Pickup Location: Meet at Douglas and Broughton in front of the red brick church (departure times vary)
Included: *2 nights accommodation in a downtown Seattle hotel near Space Needle (based on 4 people sharing a room with 2 beds) *Delicious hot breakfasts *Friendly Canadian tour guide *All taxes & tips *Ferry fees *Shopping trip to Seattle Outlets with private transportation *VIP coupon book for discounts at the Outlets!
Essential Info: Please note: The arrival time in Victoria may change due to delays clearing customs at the US/Canadian border Please note: You must have a valid passport and meet the requirements for US travel to join this tour. If you have not visited the USA in the last 90 days you may be required to pay a $6usd entry fee. No refunds within 7 days of the tour for any reason. Please note: Luggage space is limited, please bring small bags only. No hard suitcases please.
Please note that the itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen (weather) conditions.
PLEASE NOTE: DEPARTURE TIMES CAN VARY MONTH TO MONTH, PLEASE CHECK YOUR CONFIRMATION EMAIL FOR THE EXACT DEARTURE TIME FOR YOUR TOUR DATE
*Meet at Douglas and Broughton in front of the red brick church at 8:30am *Depart at 8:45am sharp (please note we cannot wait for late passengers) * Travel to Seattle by bus and ferry. Please bring $6usd cash for the US border processing fee if you have not visited the USA in the past 3 months). *Arrive in Seattle and check in at hotel *Walking tour of Seattle highlights: Pike Place Market, Bubble Gum Wall, First Starbucks, Flying Fish market *Continue exploring Pike Place Market on your own *Optional dinner (extra cost) *Option to go up the Space Needle for night views of the city! (Extra cost)
*6:30-9:30 - Buffet breakfast is served downstairs in hotel (included). Eat at leisure.
*All Day – Join you guide for some of the below options, or enjoy free time in Seattle for more shopping, sightseeing, or Experience Music Project (MoPop), Aquarium, SLU Saturday Market etc.
*MORNING OPTION #1 – Go to EMP (MoPop music museum). Meet your guide in the lobby at 9:40am (extra cost)
*MORNING OPTION #2 – Visit the Starbucks Reserve Roastery, shop for souvenirs and see how the coffee is made (free entrance, tastings extra cost). Meet your guide at the hotel at 12pm.
*AFTERNOON OPTIONS – Go to Seattle Aquarium or Great Wheel (both waterfront area, extra cost, on your own). Enjoy some of the attractions at Seattle Center park, or shop til you drop!
*20:00 - Optional pub night (ages 21+ with valid ID). Underaged guests - ask you guide for local restaurant options
*Many other options available. If you need ideas about what to do or attractions to visit, please ask your guide
*6:30-8:30 - Buffet breakfast is served downstairs in hotel (included)
*8:45 - Bring luggage down and check out of hotel.
*9:00 - Depart for Seattle Premium Outlet Mall - time for shopping (save your receipts)
*13:00 – Leave outlet for border crossing
*15:00 – Arrive at US border. Time for duty-free shopping. Cross border to Canada
*18:00-19-30 - Ferry to Victoria.
*20:15 (approx) Arrive downtown Victoria (time may change due to border delays - we are often earlier when border crossing goes smoothly)