The Upper-Left-Hand Corner
Dodge “flying fish” at Pike Place Market and thrill in Mount Rainier’s waterfalls — this adventure in Washington state will introduce you to the very best of Seattle and its environs.
Rating (5)
Program No. 9265RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Revel in the delights of this emerald-green corner of the Pacific Northwest. Mingle with farmers and artisans as you dodge "flying fish" at the Pike Place Market. Marvel at the meadows, glaciers, wildflowers and waterfalls of Mount Rainier. Witness art in creation at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, learn about the past at the State History Museum and spend a day in Victorian Port Townsend on the Olympic Peninsula. Feast on wild salmon and Dungeness crab, observe migrating Chinook salmon at the Ballard Locks and explore Seattle neighborhoods.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Walk nature trails on Mount Rainier’s southern slope and learn onsite about the historic Paradise Inn and glorious Narada Falls.
  • Admire the beautiful works of the Dale Chihuly glass exhibit in Tacoma’s historic Union Station and walk across the Chihuly Bridge of Glass.
  • Ferry across Puget Sound to picturesque Port Townsend, where you sample fresh seafood, visit a Victorian mansion and more.
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