Reserve your own private cabin on the Seattle Great Wheel! The Seattle Great Wheel offers some of the best views of the city, and on Valentine’s Day, the wheel will be open until midnight. Not only will you get a private cabin for two, couples will also receive a champagne toast and a free photo at the photo booth, to ensure a truly unforgettable night. This special offer costs just $59.95 per couple.
Take the Ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island for stellar views of the Puget Sound and the Seattle skyline. Then drive up to the Bloedel Reserve for a romantic walk through the beautiful landscaped gardens. Aptly named Cupid’s Walk has its own special map, highlighting the best kissing spots along the trail. Couples will also receive a $5 discount for their whimsical journey.
Take a scenic drive out to Crystal Mountain and ride the Gondola up to the Summit House for lunch! The Crystal Mountain Gondola is a fun and easy way to see Mount Rainier and the Cascade Mountains. At the Summit House, the menu is full of varied and delicious choices and the view is unbeatable. Two things to note: make reservations and get there early, the restaurant closes at 2:45pm.
Kick off your Valentine’s Weekend on Saturday, with the cuddly creatures of the Woodland Park Zoo! Humans aren’t the only species with a sweet tooth this time of year. On this day, Red Pandas, Snow Leopards, Gorillas, and more, will receive special heart-shaped treats made of fruit juice, honey, and strawberries (among other things), to celebrate the romantic holiday.