Seattle is the jewel in the West Coast crown. Majestic mountains, lush, green forests, and glistening waters surround this vibrant metropolis. Unlike other destinations, Seattle is famous for its gray skies and rainy conditions, which locals say are fundamental to the city's core identity. We created this handy list of iconic attractions to help you plan like a Seattleite, all while staying under budget.

01Space Needle

Take in a 360-degree view of Seattle and its spectacular natural surroundings atop its most famous attraction, the Space Needle. Experience the bustling city from a new perspective: 520-feet above the ground. Tilting glass walls and the Needle's rotating glass floor, called "The Loupe," offers great photo opportunities. Purchase a CityPASS to save 49% on not only your visit to the Space Needle but other top Seattle attractions as well.