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Seattle Free Walking Tours

#3 of 143 Tours in Seattle
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Address: 2000 Western Ave, Victor Steinbrueck Park, Seattle, WA 98121-2109
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+1 425-770-6928
9:30 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: No

Seattle's only "Pay what you feel" tours! The Market Experience...

Seattle's only "Pay what you feel" tours! The Market Experience 9:30AM & 2PM (1.25 hours, register online) Our whirlwind tour of Pike Place Market including samples and vender interaction. Seattle 101 11AM (2 hours, register online) Our world renowned city tour sharing all of our favorite ways to engage the Emerald City. You can do both tours the same day! Both tours meet at the corner of Western Ave & Virginia St (2000 Western Ave) at the north entrance to Pike Place Market. Look for the guide with an SFWT flag. All tours run rain or shine, dress to impress Mother Nature. Contact us directly to book private group tours for your business, school, convention, or family gathering.

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Very engaging and interesting tour! And it's FREE!

We booked Seattle 101 with Jake and the tour was relaxing and informative. It's a very great and quick way to learn about the history of Seattle. You'd probably not know many... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We booked Seattle 101 with Jake and the tour was relaxing and informative. It's a very great and quick way to learn about the history of Seattle. You'd probably not know many facts or city secrets if you just walk by yourself :) Jake was very engaging and you even don't feel it's 2 hours! Plus you can ask all... More 

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We did two tours today with Joe as our tour guide. He is a very funny 😂 and knowledgable guy and I would really recommend both him and the two tours Pike Place Market and Seattle 101.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Selected the Seattle 101 tour. Our guide Joe had an excellent attitude, and ensured that the tour was highly engaging with his humour. He provided some great insights, and we certainly had a great time on the tour! Will definitely try out the marketplace tour next time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend the Market tour with Jake. He is engaging, enthusiastic and will share all sorts of insider tips about the neighbourhood. You also get to meet some of the vendors and get free samples of the food, not to mention discounts if you decide to buy their wares! Really informative and would like to try the Seattle 101 tour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked both tours online and definetely worth it. I was travelling alone and had just one day to completely explore Seattle. This tour was the right track to do it. Jake was the perfect guide pointing out all the must see stops and telling us all the history and the unknown places you can find. He had all the attitude... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a day to spend in Seattle before a week of work so what better way to get orientated than a walking tour. Joe the guide was great, kept the group interested the whole time with his great humour and fantastic knowledge of the city. He was there to get us through Seattle 101 and I think we all passed!... More 

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Long Branch, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

booked the Seattle walking tours online. so happy that we did. we booked 2 tours Seattle 101 and the market experience. Both were top shelf. JAKE loves the history of Seattle and it shows. I learned more about Seattle by taking these tours. These tours are no charge, however I recommend great tipping. He's worth every bit of it. Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother and I went on both the Market Tour (which we didn't sign up for) and the Seattle 101 tour (which we did) with Joe as our tour guide. We found him to be really funny and great at showing true highlights of Seattle. I would absolutely recommend any visitor of this city to go on either or both... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guide was friendly, funny and very informative. Felt like we learned a lot about Seattle and the 2 hours went by fast. Would highly recommend doing early in your visit to Seattle so that you can get an overview of the points of interest so that you can explore more on your own.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did both tours and learned a lot of Seattle! When ever you are there, at least do the Market Experience(around 1 hour)! Our guide was so funny and managed to guide us through Seattle in such a fun and winning manner. Not boring at one point and just great! You pay what you feel like, and I promise you'll... More 

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