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5 Best Places to visit in Seattle, Washington (WA)

5 Best Places to visit in Seattle, Washington (WA)

Seattle, a city of dynamic and unmatched natural beauty is a seaport city on the West Coast of the US.

It is the largest city in Washington and the Pacific Northwest with amazing tourist spots.

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Seattle is an absolute spot for adventures, food, recreation, spas, and rejuvenation.

There are many famous attractions in Seattle and among them, some of the best tourist attractions are given below:

  1. Chihuly garden and glass
  2. Woodland Park Zoo
  3. Space Needle
  4. Alki Beach
  5. Seattle aquarium

So let’s see a little bit more about each of these places…

Chihuly garden and glass

The Chihuly Garden and Glass provides an inspirational and influencing look and brings together Chihuly’s elements of art like drawings, signature glass series, massive architectural installations, and personal collections.

If you are not aware who Chihuly is, let me tell you Chihuly is an American glass artist and entrepreneur best known for his glassworks.

It is an amazing place to visit and everyone finds the Glass garden very attractive.

The Chihuly Garden and Glass are open from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

All the tourists will only be allowed to enter if they have a valid proof of vaccination and a negative Covid-19 test report.

So why wait, fill your day with ecstatic, bright, and bold colors and blooms in inspiring Glass Garden.

Woodland Park Zoo

Seattle Woodland Park Zoo features over 300 animal species which is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquarium.

The Woodland Zoo is famous for setting pioneer standards for zoos in education programs, animal care, and conservation of animals.

It is conserving animals and their natural habitats in the Pacific Northwest and the world and more than 40 field projects are aimed at saving animals.

The Woodland Park Zoo makes a difference in the ecological health and sustainability of the planet.

There are many animals in this zoo such as the Orangutans, Tigers, Floofy Friday turtles, chimpanzees, etc.

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Space Needle

When you visit Seattle, you can notice a tower standing against the city skyline with an unidentified flying object (UFO) like structure.

It is an iconic landmark in Seattle.

The Seattle Space Needle is 605 feet tall and 138  feet broad. The structure has immense resisting power against natural calamities.

You can also enjoy the elevator rides and the refreshment in addition to the spectacular 360 degrees panoramic view from the Space Needle.

Alki Beach

Alki Beach in Seattle is a summer park destination and extends 2.5 miles to the head of the Duwamish River on Eliott Bay.

The Duwamish River is a multi-colored river and now it has become the destination for the new electric street railway line.

This was the first municipal saltwater beach on the West Coast. It is the perfect place for strolling and a great spot for a long walk.

The long stretches of white sand offer the tourists to play volleyball, sunbathe, and ride bicycles. The northern end of the beaches is flanked by cottages.

The wonderful view of the sailboats, ferries, and mountains refreshes the tourists.

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Seattle aquarium

The Seattle Aquarium was first opened in 1977 by the City of Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation.

In 2007, the Aquarium opened a major extension with an additional space of 18,000 square feet and an impressive 120,000-gallon exhibit, cafe, meeting area, and gift shops.

The major exhibits of the Aquarium are Birds and Shores, underwater Dome, Marine Mammals, Life on the Edge, Window On Washington Waters.

The mission of this aquarium is to conserve the marine environment and is among the top paid visitors in the Pudget Sound region.

The Aquarium opens daily from 9;30 AM-6 pm and no entry is permitted after 5 pm. 

The luxury accommodations and the relaxations in Seattle are hard to beat. Truly Seattle has all of the beauties that a person can expect.

If you visit Seattle, in addition to the unexplored beauty, you will also come across the unparalleled dedication of the locals towards everything.


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