Seattle Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Seattle in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Seattle in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Seattle itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Seattle.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Seattle for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Seattle
  • Staying in Seattle and wondering how to spend 2 days in Seattle with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Seattle
  • Want to create Seattle itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Seattle

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2 Days in Seattle : Itinerary for a Weekend

Seattle is one city in the United States that serves just right as a weekend getaway. For tourists, it has the right number of attractive places to visit and for regular visitors, Seattle always has something new up its sleeve. With many cafes in town, the place is a heaven for foodies. Sit at one sipping on a cup of coffee and you will lose track of time. The many art galleries allow you to admire ancient as well as modern art. The best part about Seattle is that many of its attractions are located close to each other, allowing you to explore it on foot. Yet for the people who wish to pull this off, we have summed up our Seattle itinerary 2 days that will let you experience the true colors of the city, beautifully! Gear up!


What to do in Seattle in 2 days?

Day 1 of Seattle Itinerary

Start off your first day in Seattle by having a hefty breakfast at Pike Place Market. Here you will find the original Starbucks ready to serve you some hot coffee accompanied by a pastry. Then roam around the market exploring it's every nook and corner. Post-Alley and Gum Wall are a few of the interesting features of this market.

Then have lunch at one of the interesting eateries in the market. A few of them serve some mouth-watering cuisines. You may even head towards the Seattle Waterfront if time permits.

Come afternoon and you must head towards Downtown Seattle. Let your first stop in this neighborhood be Seattle Art Museum. Then go about exploring the downtown, stopping at some of the prime stores here that include Macy’s and Fran’s Chocolates. You may even sit in a cafe to enjoy a quick bite.

As the sun starts setting to the west, make your way to the Space Needle. This is the place to enjoy panoramic views of the city while watching the Sun go down the horizons. Then explore the Seattle Center which has tons of attractions to keep you engaged for a long period of time.

End your first day by having a delicious dinner at one of the restaurants that are a line near the Seattle Center.


Day 2 of Seattle Itinerary

Spend the first half of your second day in Seattle at Discovery Park. Have breakfast at any of the cafes outside and then explore this 534-acre park which features trails, meadows, forest, and a beach. With so many things at your disposal, you can easily spend about 2-3 hours in Discovery Park. Do not forget to visit the lighthouse which offers breathtaking views of the city.

Have a quick lunch in the afternoon and then head towards the Ballard Locks. These locks that keep the salt water separate from the fresh water are quite unique. You will also get a chance to watch boats and ships being lowered and raised upon loading into locks. There is a lot to explore the locks such as the botanical gardens.

Reserve your evenings to explore the neighborhood called Fremont of Seattle. Here, there are many art galleries and stores that are ideal to be visited. You may even buy souvenirs from a few local shops.

End your day by having a dinner at one of the restaurants in Fremont.

With this ideal Seattle itinerary of 2 days, you can have a happy weekend away from your daily routine.

Tours and Activities in Seattle for 2 Days

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Best Hotels in Seattle for 2 Day Trip

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With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Seattle. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Seattle.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Seattle. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Seattle.

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