So much to see and do in and around Gig Harbor that you'll just have to stay overnight

Whether you are here a day or a week- Gig Harbor will keep you occupied! Our unique position close to metroplitan centers - yet situated on a quiet, beautiful and historic peninsula - provides tour participants access to site-seeing, history, culture, dining, shopping and much more. All while enjoying first class, state of the art, locally-owned overnight lodging and facilities to serve their needs. Imagine yourself in Gig Harbor. Contact us for further details and advice on the following itineraries.

Opportunities Abound Itinerary

  • Day One - Kayak the Harbor or tour the waterfront by SUP

    • Or get crafty with hands-on art projects at anyone of several local businesses such as  pottery painting, knitting and quilting

  • Day Two - Learn birding techniques at Wild Birds Unlimited

    • Or take part in the performing arts in Gig Harbor including live theatre, outdoor concerts, the Gig Harbor Film Festival and more

  • Day Three - Venture to Mount Rainier National Park or Olympic National Park or any other beautiful and natural locations within a day's drive of Gig Harbor

Eat Your Heart Out in Gig Harbor Itinerary

Gig Harbor and the greater Peninsula area have access to some of the freshest ingredients and most talented chefs - a treat for your tastebuds!

  • Dine at one of our award winning restaurants!

History in the Harbor and Beyond Itinerary

Day One - Keep Gig Harbor as your home base and explore the region rich with historyDay One - Harbor History Museum Learn the history of the Peninsula and Gig Harbor. Immerse yourself in hands-on boat restoration and "voluntourism" projects

Day Two - Experience living history at Fort Nisqually, Point Defiance Park

  1. Travel North to Kitsap and historic Port Gamble
  2. Visit the Puget Sound Navy Museum in downtown Bremerton
  3. Take a short hop to the Bremerton Waterfront and tour the USS Turner Joy
  4. Cross the Hood Canal to visit the victorian-style charm of Port Townsend

Gig Harbor Ala Carte Itinerary

Add some fun to your Gig Harbor visit - below are suggestions to add to your visit!