Lake Union Cruise from Seattle

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in USA

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From picturesque houseboat districts to panoramic views, experience the best of Seattle's Lake Union two different ways:SATURDAY - Wine Tasting CruiseSUNDAY - Historical Cruise Saturday Wine Tasting on Lake Union - Sit back, sip, and savor the wine (and views). Our professionally trained wine stewards will guide you through tastings of each featured vintage as we enjoy the waters connecting Lake Union and Lake Washington. This 1.5 hr cruise offers highlights & sights only, not full narration. Sunday Historical Cruise on Lake Union - Around every bend our professional tour guides will reveal historical secrets (like the tricks of the prohibition-era rum runners), and illustrate how the 1936 U.S. men’s Olympic rowing team scored one of the most improbable gold medals in U.S. history. Bring the family to enjoy themselves on this informative, fully narrated 1.5 hr sailing.
See the historic houseboat district on Lake Union and Portage Bay, cruise past Husky Stadium into scenic Lake Washington, and view the amazing waterfront floating homes that surround the lake. This cruise is a fantastic way to experience the Pacific Northwest. See postcard-perfect view of Seattle’s dynamic skyline by boat on this impressive cruise.SATURDAY - WINE CRUISEThis Lake Union cruise is designed as a casual day on the water with wine tasting and highlights/points of interest along the way. It is not fully narrated. Each week will feature a new local winery or wine theme. Option to purchase a ticket that includes wine tasting or a general ticket ( no wine)The wine tasting ticket includes three, 3oz. pours of the featured winePanoramic views of Gas Works Park, marinas, the Union Bay Natural Area, and moreShare the lake with rowing crews, sailboats, stand up paddle boarders, luxury yachts, and taxing seaplanesFull-service bar available on board for the purchase of specialty cocktails, local wine and beer, non-alcoholic beverages, and snacksYou MUST be 21 or over with valid government ID to participate in wine tasting, but all ages welcome to cruise.SUNDAY - HISTORICAL CRUISEThis Lake Union cruise is fully narrated - rich in Northwest history and insights. Your History Cruise includes: Live narrationSeattle’s iconic floating homes (including the Sleepless in Seattle house)Cruise the same waters of the 1936 Olympic Gold Medalist Crew TeamBoatyards and bridges

What’s included

  • Local taxes

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop off