Are you exhausted with winter already? One of the best ways to help winter seem to pass faster is by giving yourself something to look forward to. With Washington only a short drive away, it makes for the perfect weekend adventure that won't break the bank. There are plenty of unreal things to do in Seattle the next time you need to get out of Vancouver.

The last thing you might expect to find downtown Seattle is a rainforest, but that is exactly what there is. The gigantic glass domes, are free to visit on select weekends where you can feel like you've escaped to a tropical country.

But that isn't the only stunning spot to discover. There is so much more to the city than just Pike Place Market.

You'll be able to see a garden made out of rainbow coloured glass, a massive troll hiding under a bridge and even a library that looks like it belongs in Hogwarts.

Meanwhile, if you've already discovered all your local speakeasies, then you'll definitely want to add the Knee High Stocking Co to your bucket list. If you can find your way inside, you'll feel like you've travelled back in time as you sip delicious cocktails.

Here are nine unique activities to do in Seattle that you'll definitely want to experience:

Fly in a Seaplane

Price: $99

Address: 50 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: For an unforgettable day, you can take to the skies and enjoy a scenic flight in a seaplane over Seattle.


Find this Hidden Speakeasy

Price: $12+ per cocktail

Address: Knee High Stocking Co., 1356 East Olive Way, Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: You can try to find your way into this hidden speakeasy to enjoy some incredible cocktails.


Nerd Out at a Pop Culture Museum

Price: $28.00+

Address: 325 5th Ave. N., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: There are so many Instagramable moments inside this museum packed with exhibits from your favourite fantasy and sci-fi movies and retro video games. 


Set Sail in a Hot Tub Boat

Price: $350.00 for a two-hour rental (up to six people)

Address: 2520 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: You can rent a hot tub boat for you and 5 of your friends to sail around the city.


Discover a Troll Under a Bridge

Price: Free

Address: N 36th St., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: Under Aurora Bridge, you can find a massive troll sculpture inspired by the classic story of Three Billy Goat's Gruff.


Study at this Hogwarts Library

Price: Free

Address: 4000 15th Ave. NE., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: Stepping inside the Suzzallo Reading Room at the University of Washington you can't help but feel like you are in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.


Tour a Chocolate Wonderland

Price: $10

Address: 1180 Andover Park W., Tukwila, WA

Why You Need To Go: You can visit a candy-filled chocolate factory where you will get to sample all sorts of sugary treats.


Get Lost Inside the Colourful Chihuly Garden

Price: $22+

Address: 305 Harrison St., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: The colourful glass sculptures will make you feel like you've entered a dreamy fantasy world.


Explore an Indoor Rainforest

Price: Free on first and third Saturdays of the month

Address: 2101 7th Ave., Seattle, WA

Why You Need To Go: Here you can escape the cold and visit a lush rainforest with over 40,000 plants inside stunning geodesic domes.


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