About Tacoma


Let's have a look around into background of Tacoma
  • County: Pierce
  • State: Washington
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 47.258728
  • Longitude: -122.465973
  • Time zone: Pacific Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -8 hours

Weather in Tacoma

  • Climate: Dry Summer Mild Temperate Zone
  • Best Time to Visit: July to November

Location

Tacoma is a city in the US state of Washington. Tacoma has a total population of 207,948 (2016 Census).

Distance from Tacoma center to Airport

Seattle Tacoma International Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic and the international passengers.

Driving Distance: 21 miles / 34 km

Driving Time: 29 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Seattle Tacoma International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak, Pierce Transit
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Edgewood,
  • Parkland,
  • South Hill

Emergency Contact Numbers in Tacoma city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 206 787 5388 (Seattle Tacoma International Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 253 426 4101 (St. Joseph Medical Center)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Tacoma

  • Destiny City Film Festival
  • Tacoma Concert Band Summer Concert
  • Meditation 101

Tourist Attractions

  • Tacoma Narrows Bridge
  • Mount Rainer National Park
  • Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Theatre & Concerts

  • Broadway Center for the Performing Arts
  • Tacoma Musical Playhouse
  • Tacoma Youth Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in Tacoma

  • Pacific Grill
  • Duke’s Chowder House
  • Lobster Shop South

Top Shopping Centers in Tacoma

  • Tacoma Mall
  • Lakewood Towne Center
  • South Hill Mall

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Museum of Glass
  • Tacoma Art Museum
  • Titlow Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Sandwich – Olive Branch Cafe
  • Crab Bisque – Over The Moon Cafe
  • Black Beans – The Matador

Sports Club

  • Tacoma Rainiers – Baseball
  • Tacoma Tide – Basketball
  • Tacoma Stars – Indoor Soccer

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.50
  • Taxi: $ 2.68 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1466
  • Cheap meal: $ 15
  • Gasoline: $ 0.71 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 48

Information about Dakar

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Rufisque,
  • Khombole,
  • Bambey

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport

Airport

Airport: Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport

Driving Distance: 6 miles / 9 km

Driving Time: 35 min

Languages: French followed by English

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 5% – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: 1000 CFA 
  • Housekeeper: 1000 CFA 
  • Concierge: Between 1000 CFA 

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 5% – 15 % of the Bill.
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