Tours Of Seattle
As it is past our registration date the pay ahead tours. If you will be joining us at the Seattle Con there is still the possibility of being included as an add on!
Bill Speidel’s Underground Tour
Friday, October 23, 2009 at 3:00 pm.
Tour price $15.00
Join the tour beneath Seattle’s sidewalks and streets that were once the main roadways and first-floor storefronts of old downtown, where you will be regaled with humorous stories of Seattle’s pioneers. The tour begins inside Doc Maynard’s Public House, a restored 1890s saloon. Then you walk outside through historic Pioneer Square to three different sections of Underground. The tour ends at the Rogue’s Gallery, where you will find portraits of Seattle’s colorful characters and other displays depicting Seattle’s artisans and mementos of your visit. The tour will end at the Underground Café.
Note: the underground tour does have 6 flights of stairs, you may want to wear comfortable shoes!
Pike Place Market Tour
Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 10:00 am
Tour Price $7
The oldest continually operating farmers market in the nation, this colorful market boasts a splendid array of seafood and produce stalls, restaurants, crafts and international foods.
Seattle Aquarium Tour and Waterfront
Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 1:30 pm
Tour price $20.00
Walk under the water in a glass dome as Elliott Bay creatures swim all around you. Touch the sea anemone. Learn about the lives of salmon at the world’s first aquarium based salmon ladder. Meet Aiki, the sea otter pup who was born at the Aquarium. Then explore the Seattle Waterfront—a collection of restaurants, shopping, and attractions. Feed the sea gulls, and stroll by the fountains on the wooden piers of Waterfront Park, and admire the view.
Sunday Brunch at the Space Needle
Sunday, October 25, 2009 at 12:00
Tour price $58.00 (this price includes all tax and gratuity)
Enjoy a lovely brunch at the restaurant at the top of the 520 ft. Space Needle, built for the 1962 World’s Fair. Take in the spectacular view as the restaurant turns 360° while you dine.
Victoria, B.C. for the Day
Monday, October 26, 2009, at 8:30 am
Tour Price $140
The Victoria Clipper departs, for a thirteen hour excursion to Victoria, B.C. You will travel on a swift and comfortable catamaran from the Seattle waterfront right into the heart of downtown Victoria, Canada. Once there, this pedestrian-friendly city is yours to discover with other fans.
You will need a passport or Washington State enhanced drivers license for this tour.