Seattle, Washington is an interesting city, and is home to the Space Needle, Pike's Marketplace, and Starbucks Coffee. Because of its close proximity to the ocean and majestic mountains, Seattle is an outdoor enthusiast's paradise.
Locals are heavily into bicycling, and this city is one of the most bike-friendly locations in the nation. Some of Seattle's best attractions and sightseeing excursions can be had during a bike tour of the area.
Some of the most popular bike tour routes, begin at the lovely Olympic Sculpture Park, then pass through Elliot Bay, and continue on the Ballard Locks, which is full of water sports and boating activities. This is an excellent place to embark on a boat or kayak tour.
Bainbridge Island is a great place to take a tour, while in this city. A short ferry ride across Puget will take visitors to the location. On the way, travelers will be afforded views of the Cascade Mountain range, and will have wonderful views of the stunning Mount Rainier.
Lake Union Park is situated outside of downtown Seattle, and is home to a wealth of houseboats, seaplanes, and hordes of kayaking enthusiasts. The Museum of History and Industry is housed here, inside of the Naval Reserve Building, and Lake Union makes for an excellent daytime excursion.