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Things to Do in Seattle, WA: Ride the Ducks

If you are looking for a fun way to explore Seattle, Washington give Ride the Ducks a try. The Ducks are WWII amphibious landing craft that cruise around the streets of Seattle and then plunge into Lake Union for a tour by water. It truly is a party on wheels.

Ride the Ducks Seattle





Ducks Entering Lake Union

Your wacky guide, ours was Captain Phlip Dover, will point out all the popular landmarks while on your 90 minute tour. You'll see the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, The "Sleepless in Seattle" Houseboat, Gas Works Park, and more.

Captain Phlip Dover


Elephant Super Car Wash in Seattle, Washington

Gas Works Park in Seattle, Washington

Sea Plane Landing in Seattle, Washington

Seattle Skyline from Lake Union

If you take the tour be sure to play along with the captain. You can be as silly as you want and have a fantastic time. And, if you happen to ride along with Captain Phlip Dover tell him Bubba says, "Hi and Uff da!"

Ride the Ducks in Lake Union


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