Top things to see and do in Seattle

Big city splendour with attractive outdoor locations on all sides—this is why people come to Seattle


From vacationing professionals to travelling retirees, everyone can find entertainment and leisure pursuits in Seattle. Here are just five of the many attractions and activities you can find here.

1) Visit an iconic landmark

The Space Needle is one of Seattle's best-known attractions, standing out on the skyline and offering the best view in town. You can take a tour, attend an event or eat at the Sky City Restaurant.

2) Tour the state's best wineries

Experience the best in local wine-making with Seattle Wine Tours. You can even book a tour where you will be chauffeured around Seattle and neighbouring communities, sampling wines and touring vineyards with knowledgeable guides to inform you along the way.

3) Have a magical evening

Going far beyond your average dinner theatre, Teatro ZinZanni is  a must-see entertainment locale that is out of this world. Guests can enjoy drinks and a five-course dinner in an antique cabaret tent, and watch international circus, comedy and cabaret performances that have made this establishment famous.

4) Zip over to the zoo

Woodland Park Zoo spans 92 acres, with more than 1,000 animals to see. There are daily activities and special tours available, so bring the kids for an interactive and educational journey.

5) Aquatic adventures

The Seattle Aquarium offers an up-close look at some aquatic wildlife. Where else can you watch an octopus being fed, stand in an underwater dome with sea life all around you, or walk through an open-air coastal exhibit?

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