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Seattle's Favorite Sightseeing and Cocktail Cruise provided by Candere Cruising

Seattle's Favorite Sightseeing and Cocktail Cruise

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Your first round of drinks is complimentary on this Lake Union cocktail cruise. Join a small group of passengers aboard a cozy vessel for sightseeing in Seattle. It’s a celebratory way to enjoy classic landmarks like the Space Needle, Gas Works Park, and Husky Stadium—all narrated by your captain and local guide.
  • Cocktail cruise on Lake Union: a unique way to sightsee in Seattle
  • Watch seaplane take-offs and landings up close from the water
  • First round of drinks and live narration included
  • Select a morning, midday, afternoon, evening, or city lights cruise
Important Information
Departure Point
1341 N Northlake Way, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
  • Local guide
  • Sightseeing cruise with narration
  • Vessel is equipped to be comfortable in any weather
  • First round of drinks
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of six people per booking
  • No animals allowed on board
  • Cruise runs rain or shine, the boat can be enclosed
  • Captain reserves the right to terminate any cruise before or during if unsafe conditions arise. 'Unsafe condition' includes, but is not limited to, the weather, mechanical failure, intoxication of passengers, unsafe or inappropriate behavior of passengers
  • Bring any food and nonalcoholic beverages as desired (including coolers or picnic baskets). Beer, wine, and cocktails are available for purchase on board (first round is complimentary)
  • Smoking is prohibited
  • Boat is equipped with bathrooms
  • Consult a physician if suffering from motion sickness
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rachel L wrote a review Mar 2020
Virginia Beach, Virginia8 contributions2 helpful votes
Our tour guide, Maleine was awesome! The tour itself was the perfect amount of time, super informative, relaxed, and so cool! We loved watching the seaplanes take off and land. My fiance and I live here and we learned so much about our neighborhood. We went with some family who
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Date of experience: March 2020
Mir_Camps wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
Loved having free parking right where you meet for the boat. The Captain was very knowledgeable of all the lakes we cruised on. Very polite when it came to the alcoholic drinks. I had a mule and my gf had a marg. Learned so much about Seattle I never knew about. make sure to
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Date of experience: October 2019
Lina wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions
This was a wonderful cruise with a beautiful view of Seattle. Captain Madelaine and Travis were very friendly and super fun. This was a solo trip for me and she made me feel very comfortable and included in the group. This was a 2 hour sightseeing tour that was absolutely
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Date of experience: October 2019
Shannon wrote a review Oct 2019
Huntsville, Alabama5 contributions1 helpful vote
Had a wonderful cocktail cruise with Ben as our guide. He was hilarious and a great host! This is the perfect l, relaxing way to experience the wonderful sights of Seattle Lake Union with plenty of opportunities for pictures. Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: October 2019
Herb R wrote a review Oct 2019
Scottsdale, Arizona2 contributions
There were five of us celebrating three birthdays. Captain Ben was our captain and master of ceremonies. He made the trip fun and educational. We highly recommend this trip.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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By: Candere Cruising
Seattle Cruise with Family!
Excellent Cruise! My family and I had a great time and the view of all Seattle was beautiful. Our guide was awesome
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A wonderful evening cruise
We had a lovely evening cruise around Lake Union. It was a perfect summer evening to spend with our family enjoyin
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Private Sunset Sailing
Had an amazing time on our private sailing experience and the captain was very accommodating with covid currently h
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Such A Great Time!!!
We had such an amazing time with Amy as our captain!! She was very knowledgeable with not only the history of the a
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Relaxing boat ride
Had a 2 hour boat ride with my party of 6. Wonderful experience. Boat attendants were extremely courteous and knowl
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Great introduction to Seattle!
We booked this for our first afternoon in Seattle, The weather was beautiful and it was a great way to see parts of
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Lake Union Boat Tour
We really enjoyed our private 2-hour trip around Lake Union. Mark was an excellent captain and guide
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Worth Every Cent
The captains were fantastic. The they were knowledgeable and incredibly friendly. The boat was clean and perfect
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Excellent Cruise
Fantastic views! Fun Captain! Delicious wine. Waving to all the other boaters. Floating homes! Excellent val
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Amazing experience!
We went with a group of 3 friends, all in our mid twenties, on the 4th of July and had an amazing time! The boat is
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Great sailboat! Great views! Great captain!!
We had a beautiful time on this sailing boat! The captain was awesome and fun to talk to and the views were amazing
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Can't recommend highly enough!
My boyfriend and I had an amazing time on this 2 hour cruise this weekend. We actually ended up being the only peop
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Captain Amy was the best company / tour guide. Everything was clean and sanitized and Drinks were great !
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I had an AMAZING time on my sightseeing tour! My Captain was AMAZING! She was very helpful and really nice! Just re
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When the town is down, this Cruise saved the day!
One drink was included, and this is Family Friendly - enjoy up to 6 people on this boat, and Captain Amy was amazin
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Key Details
  • Space Needle, Gas Works Park, and 6 more
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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