All the best things to do near Sea-Tac Airport are in Seattle Southside! From the Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden, to Seattle Chocolate, to the MaST Center Aquarium, you'd be amazed what you can discover in Seattle's Backyard.

Only 15 minutes south of downtown Seattle and 20 minutes north of Tacoma, Seattle Southside is a happening hub that’s perfectly situated between urban attractions and natural wonders (not to mention near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport). Seattle Southside, made up of the cities of Des Moines, SeaTac and Tukwila, is the perfect home base for a Washington vacation. It’s a convenient, affordable and fun place where you’ll find sports, shopping, nature—whatever you’re into!

Limitless fun, all year round from indoor skydiving in the winter to beachcombing in the summer, there are so many things to do and see, you’ll be sure to find fun for the entire family in Seattle’s Backyard. Seattle Southside is also known for its booming international dining scene. From Ethiopian to Thai, Japanese to Salvadorian and everything in between, you’ll quickly discover that Seattle’s Backyard doubles as a gateway to the world.