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Tacoma Travel Guide

You'll relish every moment in extraordinary Tacoma. The switched-on team at Orbitz will help you get the ball rolling by bundling the best hotels and flights. If you bundle your bookings, you'll be able to save up to $369^! Just choose your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences. With 500 partner airlines to pick from, you'll be on your way in no time! And if you aren't sure where you'll stay, we've got an impressive database of more than 500,000 hotels around the world. With endless options to select from, our packages let you design that escape you're dreaming about.

Where is Tacoma?

While you're organizing your adventure, it's helpful to keep in mind just where Tacoma is. It is about 25 miles northeast of Washington's capital, Olympia. Tacoma is also 19 miles southeast of Port Orchard. Forget about the big-name sights — it's the locals that make a place tick. In this part of Puget Sound, you'll find 200,000 of them.

Places to Visit in Tacoma

If you're uncertain what to see first, you can't go past the Museum of Glass. It's so iconic that you really can't go to Tacoma without laying eyes on it! Be sure to take a look around the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium. It's a fabulous local tourist sight that's well worth your time! Tacoma Mall is one of the most prominent shopping centers in the region and a wonderful place to spoil yourself with a little retail therapy. Want some more options? You don't need to be a transport nerd to enjoy a trip to LeMay Car Museum. Its stimulating displays and exhibits have something for everyone. But wait, there's more! If you love the arts, your trip cannot end without a stop at Tacoma Art Museum.

Car Rentals in Tacoma

Tacoma is calling, and the best way to explore it is with your own ride. Search, compare and reserve car rentals in Tacoma in a couple of clicks through Orbitz. Ready to roll? Savvy explorers step off the plane and collect a vehicle within the Seattle - Tacoma International Airport area. Budget and Hertz are waiting to help out. Enterprise is found in the heart of the city at 455 St Helens. This makes it an easy option for those staying central.

Where to stay in Tacoma – Hotel Accommodation

Ready to begin your vacation? Organize your accommodations today! Orbitz has no less than 32 hotels in Tacoma. The Hotel Murano, a Provenance Hotel and Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown are great accommodation choices in this area. Are all your friends a little envious because you're going to see the Museum of Glass? Wait until they find out you're staying within strolling distance! Excellent options include the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Tacoma Downtown, which is 0.3 miles away, and the Best Western Plus Tacoma Dome Hotel, 0.6 miles away.

Nearest Airports to Tacoma

If you're flying in to Tacoma, you'll likely be heading to Seattle - Tacoma International Airport (SEA). Grab a coffee and find your bearings after disembarking your flight. This is the nearest airport, sitting 15 miles from the center of town.

Popular Places to Visit Near Tacoma

Herron Island is a popular destination with tourists. It's situated 18 miles from Tacoma, and there's no shortage of things to do. Jarrell Cove State Park should be high on your list. Joemma Beach State Park and the Trillium Creek Winery are worth visiting too. If this doesn't appeal, try Southworth. Just 18 miles away, this destination is home to more noteworthy attractions like Manchester State Park, Fort Ward State Park and Manette Park and Playfield. Spend a day here to check them all out!

No Cancellation Fees

Even the best-laid plans can change quickly, which is why we won't charge a fee if you need to cancel or revise your booking.^ However, it might be a good idea to check if your selected hotel and airline share a similar policy.

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