Seattle Shore Excursion: Food and Cultural Tour of Pike Place Market

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Seattle Shore Excursion: Food and Cultural Tour of Pike Place Market information and booking

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$44
Duration
2 hours
Departs from
Market Theater
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Tour description provided by Viator

While your cruise waits in the Seattle port, visit Seattle's most essential attraction – Pike Place Market – on this fun-filled shore excursion. During this 2-hour walking tour, eat your way through the city’s beloved culinary landmark and go behind the scenes with your professional guide. Taste locally made foods and beverages, many of which reflect Northwest cuisine or are quintessential Seattle treats, and meet the exceptional people that make Pike Place Market the fabulous place it is.

When you’re in Seattle, experience the best of the city's famous Pike Place Market on this 2-hour walking tour shore excursion, during which you’ll eat an array of delicious foods and learn about the history of the historic market – open since 1907. Your local professional guide will not only lead you to the many vendors and through the different sections, but will also provide you with some buying tips, cooking ideas and handy market knowledge. Throughout the tour, sample 9 to 10 different items, adding up to the perfect light lunch!

Before you start your tour, don your personal headset that provides crystal-clear commentary from your tour guide. This is the only tour company in Seattle that provides this technology, which allows you to hear your guide perfectly while soaking up the lively bustle of the market.

Sample Tasting Menu (subject to change)

  • Alderwood smoked salmon
  • Fresh seasonal produce
  • Locally roasted coffee
  • Cherry-inspired treats
  • Tom Douglas' crab cakes
  • Russian piroshky pastries
  • Artisan handmade cheeses
  • Nation's best clam chowder
  • Hot old-fashioned doughnuts
  • And other tasty surprises!
This excursion is located within a 20-minute taxi ride to the cruise port, so you determine the time you return to your ship in Seattle. Please allow yourself ample time to enjoy the excursion and ensure your timely return to the port. This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy.

What's included

  • 2-hour walking tour of pike place market
  • All food and drink tastings
  • Repeat visitor discount card
  • Seattle dining guide and seasonal recipes
  • Professional, local guide
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Port pickup and drop off
  • This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy