This is one of our most popular custom tour offerings because we explore many fantastic landmarks in Seattle.
Our private tours are based on minimum occupancy.
See These Amazing Aircraft Up Close
To begin, we pick you up in one of our comfortable motor coaches sized to fit your group size. Your master guide will provide entertaining and pertinent commentary on the drive to the largest building in the world, by volume, where you will see 747s, 777s, the brand new 777 Max and the amazing, state of the art 787 Dreamliner. Arriving at the Future of Flight exhibit and entrance hall for the factory tour, you will have time to enjoy the ever-evolving display at which you will get a glimpse of how Boeing envisions the future of aviation through interactive exhibits. Enjoy the view of about $5 billion of Boeing aircraft in different stages of completion from the Strat-o-deck. You will then begin the 90 minute factory tour.
All tours are conducted in English and last about 90 minutes. The Boeing Company does not permit still photos or video cameras on the tour. Children must be at least 4 feet (122 cm) tall to go on the tour. Visitors may not carry babies on the tour. There is no child-care facility at the Future of Flight & Boeing Tour, and there are no exceptions to these safety regulations. There are no personal items allowed on the tour. These items include: purses, backpacks, cameras, binoculars, cell phones, etc. Lockers are available on-site free of charge at the Future of Flight. The tour may require a one-third-mile walk, 21 steep stairs and an elevator ride. The Boeing Tour can be done by wheelchair and physically challenged visitors with advance notice. Please advise us when making reservations. There are restroom facilities and a café at the Future of Flight, but restrooms are not available during the tour.
The tour ends at the Boeing brand gift shop where you will have time to shop before re-boarding your coach for the trip back to Seattle. We will arrive at the Pike Place Market just in time for you to enjoy some fantastic food and the sights of the longest continually running authentic farmer’s market in the U.S.. About 90 minutes later, you will once again board your coach to begin your sightseeing tour of the Emerald City. This tour offers a fantastic overview of the top attractions Seattle has to offer including drive-by sightseeing of the Space Needle, Pioneer Square, the waterfront and stadium district with a couple picture postcard photo-ops from high above the city at Kerry Park. In season, we spend some time at the Ballard locks and salmon ladder. At tour’s end, we will drop you off at any greater Seattle location.
Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a jacket, as we go by the water and you may get chilly on overcast days. Bring an umbrella if appropriate, and don’t forget your camera. Show Me Seattle has been bringing Seattle to life for 25 years.