Local Area Attractions Near Seattle / Tacoma KOA Journey
Seattle Ballooning Company
Link: https://seattleballooning.com 16247 8th Ave SW Burien, WA 98166 206-588-9788 Discover the beauty of Seattle from a hot air balloon. Seattle Ballooning provides sunrise and sunset flights daily from May-Oct with launch spots only minutes from the KOA. You'll see eagles take flight, fly over rivers and lakes, and see Mt. Rainier from over 3000ft. After landing, you'll toast your flight with a 2011 award-winning champagne! Reservations required..Seattle Ballooning Company
Seattle Space Needle
Link: http://www.spaceneedle.com 219 4th Ave. N. Seattle, WA 206-905-2100 Built for the 1962 World's Fair, this 605 ft structure is a unique and world famous symbol of Seattle. Visitors may ride a glass elevator to the observation deck and then dine in the revolving restaurant, SkyCity, 500 ft in the air.
Pike's Place Market
Link: http://www.pikeplacemarket.org 1st Ave. and Pike St. Seattle, WA 206-682-7453 Pike Place Market is one of the oldest markets in the U.S. There are over 200 businesses, shops, and restaurants in this popular local and tourist attraction. Fresh fruit, seafood, jewelry, art, and homemade items are just a handful of items available.
Link: http://www.mariners.org 1st Avenue and Atlantic Seattle, WA 206-346-4242 Mariners 206-346-4001 or 800-MY-MARINERS Safeco Field is the new home to the Seattle Mariners baseball team. Guests are treated to a 19.59- acre outdoor baseball park with real grass and a retractable roof. Tours of the stadium are available and include touring the press box, luxury suites, field, dugout, visitors' clubhouse, and more.
The Underground Tour
Link: http://www.undergroundtour.com 608 1st Ave. Seattle, WA 206-682-4646 Discover the original grounds of Seattle before the Great Fire of 1889. View original 1890s storefronts and become acquainted with the history of Seattle. Tours are kept small and personalized for your enjoyment. Reservations are recommended.