Join Argosy for the harbor cruise that started it all! Since 1949, Argosy Cruises has been a favorite attraction for millions of locals and visitors. Guests always enjoy this narrated 1-hour tour of Seattle’s vibrant and historic harbor. With never-ending skyline views and wide-open outdoor decks, this fascinating tour is perfect for visitors and locals alike. This tour is often run on the Spirit of Seattle™, pictured below.
Some of the highlights you'll see:
- the colorful waterfront
- the spectacular city skyline
- one of the world's largest shipping terminals
- the majestic Cascade and Olympic mountain ranges
Did you know the One-hour Harbor Tour is part of the Seattle CityPass .
Or consider the Aquarium/HarborTour Combo Ticket
2013 HARBOR TOUR PRICES
Adults - $23.50 (includes tax)
Seniors - $19.75 (includes tax)
Youth (ages 4-12) - $12.00 (includes tax)
Children 3 and under ride free
Variable fuel surcharge may apply
EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT: Book your tour at least one month early and save!
2013 HARBOR CRUISE DEPARTURES:
Tues Jan. 1 – Fri. March 15
Sat-Sun: 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm
Sat. March 16 – Fri May 31
Daily: 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm,
Sat June 1 – Thurs July 4
Daily: 11:00am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm, 4:00pm, 5:15pm
Fri July 5 - Mon Sept 2
Mon-Fri: 11:00am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm, 4:00pm, 5:15pm, 6:30pm
Sat-Sun: 9:45am, 11:00am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm, 4:00pm, 5:15pm, 6:30pm
Tues Sept 3 – Sun Oct 13
Daily: 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm, 4:00pm
Mon Oct 14 – Fri March 14, 2014
Sat-Sun: 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm
All bookings by phone, on-line or in person are final and non-refundable.
A Taste of Seattle History Lunch and Historic Harbor Cruise:
Looking for a longer harbor tour that includes a full lunch? Then join us for A Taste of Seattle History. This is a fully narrated historic harbor cruise plus a wonderful lunch buffet. Click here for more information.
Snacks and beverages are available for purchase on board. The Harbor Cruise departs daily from Pier 55 on the Seattle Waterfront, rain or shine. No cruises on Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day. Reservations recommended.
Please Note: All bookings by phone, on-line or in person are final and non-refundable.
Learn about our other narrated tours:
The Pier 55 ticket booth is located on the north side of the red pier located on Alaskan Way and Seneca St.; it is a wooden structure with flags and a large Argosy sign.
Southbound on I-5
Take the James St. exit. Take your first right on Columbia and follow down the hill to Alaskan Way. Turn right on Alaskan Way; the pier will be on your left.
Northbound on I-5
Take the Madison St. exit. Turn left on Madison and continue down the hill to Alaskan Way. Turn right on Alaskan Way; the pier will be on your left.
Southbound on 99
As you approach downtown you will go through a tunnel. Take the first exit on the right as soon as the tunnel ends. This exit is marked with a green sign that says "Exit." This is the Western Ave. exit. Go straight through the light and take a left at the stop sign onto Elliott Ave. Elliott turns into Western Ave. Take a right onto Madison. Turn right on Alaskan Way; the pier will be on your left.
Northbound on 99
Take the Seneca St. exit, turn right on 1st Ave., turn right on Madison, and turn right on Alaskan Way; the pier will be on your left.
There is no designated Argosy parking. Meter parking under the Alaskan Way viaduct/99 is good for two hours. There are many pay lots in the area.
Wondering where to park on Seattle’s Waterfront?
Visit www.downtownseattle.com to locate a $3/hour space near your destination!
The Spirit of Seattle™ offers two enclosed decks and an open sun deck. It can accommodate a maximum of 400 guests for receptions or 240 guests for table seating. This vessel has a galley and two full-service bars on board. Area for dancing and coat room on the second deck. This vessel is moored at Pier 55 on the Seattle waterfront.