|Top holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£415|
|Family holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£413|
|Romantic holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£429|
|Luxury holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£401|
|Budget holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£442|
Seattle, also known as The Emerald City due to the lush evergreen forests which surround it, is a must-see American city with a relaxed atmosphere and plenty to see and do. It is located near to the West Coast in the state of Washington. The city's charm makes it a popular choice for holidaymakers from all over the world.
The best time to visit Seattle is undoubtedly between April and October when the weather is more pleasant than during the rainy months of November to March. July and August are the warmest months in which to take your Seattle holidays. Seattle's airport, Seattle-Tacoma or Sea-Tac, serves the city and is accessible by light rail, bus or taxi within around thirty to forty minutes. Once in downtown Seattle, you can get around the city via foot or bus. The timezone in Seattle is GMT -8.
The original farmers market since 1907, Pike Place Market sells herbs, fish, seafood and other produce and is well worth a stroll around. This is situated in downtown Seattle, which is also home to the most picturesque architecture in Seattle, most of the city's shops and its waterfront, one of the most unforgettable parts of Seattle for its views of Elliott Bay, harbour and ferry rides. The city's most iconic landmark is the Space Needle, which is open 365 days a year and is worth visiting for the views it affords of the city on a pleasant day. Pioneer Square is a historic area with galleries and restaurants and also features on the Bill Spiedel's unusual Underground Tour, which takes holidaymakers on a trip to the old city underground. There are also many parks, including the largest in the city, Discovery Park, Woodland Park Zoo which boasts ample room for all of its animal residents unlike many zoos.