For over 60 years Argosy Cruises has been proud to be Seattle’s “friend with a boat,” showing locals and visitors a side of Seattle they rarely get to see. Come discover and celebrate the beauty, tradition, and history of the Pacific Northwest by boat on one of our five fully-narrated, family-friendly tours. Your tickets to spectacular views and majestic backdrops await!
Harbor Cruise – 1 hour tour
The quintessential Seattle cruise experience. Learn Seattle history, be dazzled by the ever-evolving Emerald City skyline, explore the workings of our shipping port and get a close-up view of Seattle’s historic waterfront. All this while surrounded by the beauty of Elliott Bay and the Olympic and Cascade Mountain ranges.
Locks Cruise – 2 - 2 ½ hour tour
Travel from salt to fresh water – through the beating workboat heart of Seattle – and become the attraction to those on shore as your vessel raises up or lowers with the ever-changing tides of Puget Sound. Between Elliott Bay and Lake Union you’ll be surrounded by floating homes and houseboats, large fishing vessels, seaplanes, majestic city parks, and more.
Lake Union Cruise – 1 ½ hour tour
Explore Seattle’s urban aquatic playground on this cruise through Lake Union, Portage Bay, the Montlake Cut, and past the University of Washington. You’ll learn about the transformation of Lake Union from a gritty, industrial resource to a beloved public space were locals live, work and play.
Lake Washington Cruise – 1 ½ hour tour
Live life as one of Puget Sound’s technology and business innovators. Learn the history of Kirkland and the Eastside, cruise past magnificent lakeside properties, and relax and enjoy one of the world’s truly beautiful urban lakes.
Tillicum Excursion – 4 hour experience
Escape modern life and watch history come alive. This experience includes passage to and from Blake Island, a traditionally-prepared alder fire roasted fish, and a Northwest Native American storytelling and live stage performance with technology enhancements. After the show, explore the lush forest trails and beach areas.