Let’s see how good you are in guessing the name of the place. So basically, the city is located in the United States, with 744,955 residents (as per 2018), got 4000 years old history. Can you guess the place? Let us help you a bit more, read below the hints to get an idea of the place we are talking about?
The place is the:
- Birthplace of Starbucks;
- Home of the first gas station in the World;
- One to have the highest percentage of residents with graduation or higher qualification ;
- Largest human-made island;
- The first city to have policemen on bicycles.
Here we are talking about the TV show Grey’s Anatomy, Seattle. The city is the complete package as it got a rich history, tempting restaurants, jaw-dropping scenic beauty, and of course, fantastic shopping destinations for all ladies out there (don’t mind, men too are invited). Are you dying to visit the place? Sorry, we can’t arrange the flight ticket, but the least that we can do for you is providing you the Seattle day trips virtually. By the way, the place got amazing hotels, so where to stay in Seattle is not a problem.
So dear fellow passenger kindly buckle up your seat belt for the adventurous and amazing virtual flight:
Our first stop at the virtual tour is the Mount Rainer, the Cascade Range of the Pacific Northwest and the highest mountain in Washington. Your visit is incomplete without visiting here. The surrounding is so serene and iconic that words won’t be able to justify its beauty. Enchant the beauty of the place from its Panorama Point. The adventure spirit can enjoy rock climbing, hiking, and many thrilling sports to indulge in.
How far from Seattle?: It is 1 hour and 30 minutes’ drive, 86 miles from Seattle.
Olympic National Park
What would you call the place with lush forests, rugged beaches, mountains wearing snow cap and alpine wildflower is dominating the place? The place is not an imagination, but a reality and its called Olympic National Park. While coming to this place make to take a stop at Hurricane Ridge, Sol Duc River, and Lake Crescent. The place got everything a nature lover can ask for beauty, calmness, and adventure. By the way, did we mention that it falls under UNESCO World Heritage Sites?
How far from Seattle?: 83 miles drive from the city
Your visit to Seattle should include Snoqualmie Falls, even if the trip is tightened to a few days. Imagine how beautiful view would be when 268-waterfall falling fearless surrounding by two acres natural park. Every year 1.5 million people come here to see this giant and fearless symbol of nature. Do you know the beauty of the Snoqualmie community was also featured in the Twin Peaks TV show? The observation deck at this place offers a marvelous view of the place.
How far from Seattle?: 30 miles drive from the city
To understand nothing is impossible for a man, a live example of it is Tacoma’s known museum of glass. The museum displays the work of world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly. 500 feet bridge of glass connect the museum of glass and Washington State History Museum. While in Tacoma, make sure to visit the waterpark, Point Defiance Zoo, Wild Waves Theme, the Point Defiance Park, and LeMay – America’s Car Museum.
How far from Seattle?: 40 miles drive from the Seattle
One of the closest trips from Seattle is Bainbridge Island. What’s so special about the place that might be your next question. The place serves every type of visitor with its landscaped gardens, hike option, eco-friendly museum, a ferry ride, and a lush & greenery crowning the island as the ruler of the heart of local as well as tourists.
How far from Seattle?: It is 10.5 miles away from the city
Welcome to the World of technology and fascination as you have landed in the Boeing factory. Here learn about the hard work, the science behind the technology, design, production, and maintenance of Boeing series. It is the World’s largest building with a size of 472,000,000 cubic feet. This place is really marvelous and great in itself.
How far from Seattle?: It is 30 miles away from the city
If you are a coffee lover, this place is meant for you as it got amazing coffee destinations. Apart from that, you can check out its other amazing places like Pittock Mansion, Mount St Helens, Pioneer Square, and Portland International Rose Garden. The place got amazing restaurants, shopping destinations, and complete traveling experience.
How far from Seattle?: 174 miles from the city
The next destination on our virtual flight is Lakewold Garden. Spread in the area of 10 acres and run by the non-profit organization of estate garden in Washington State. The place is a romantic gateway featuring manicured lawns, trees, and colorful flowers. The place gives you a distraction from a fast-paced life. The garden is open to all the visitors.
How far from Seattle?: 45 miles from the city
Observe serenity, beauty, and peace in the lap of Whidbey Island, the best Seattle mountains. Try the wine as it is the finest destination to taste wine in Seattle. Here, tourists can enjoy farmland, cliffs, great cafes, coastal towns, and beaches. This is the place to escape from the hustle-bustle of urban life. This place deserves to be in your bucket list while in Seattle.
Here are some of the weird looking trees that you have never seen before.
Back to Reality
Dear fellow passengers, it is time to land the virtual flight on reality ground. We hope and wish you had fun on your virtual tour. With Seattle day trips, you can easily plan out the best experience. Go and book your tickets to Seattle to experience the real feel. For all the travel ideas and tips, keep reading Travelila.