Tourism South Puget Sound

Mountain City Sea

Welcome to the South Sound Tourism site, an online resource for the Pierce County tourism community.

With your feet in the saltwater of Tacoma’s Commencement Bay, the 14,411-foot summit of Mount Rainier is only 42 miles away. That 42 miles is packed with art museums, pristine parks, meticulously preserved history, stadium-sized entertainment, hiking, biking, paddling and swimming.

Learn more about our Mountain City Sea

Pierce County Tourism Resources




A destination brand starts from the inside. South Sound Proud works to get the local community excited about where they live and work. 

Resources to become South Sound Proud, and show your community pride


Cultural Hub

Museums, historical sites + theaters bring unique artwork, incredible shows + gaming galore. // More

Unfiltered Adventure

Every season celebrates natural wonders and life-changing adventures at Mount Rainier. // More

Stunning Waterfront

Sparkling bays paired with waterside dining + parks make for miles of stunning waterfront. // More

Golf and Nature

Nature’s beauty is unrivaled among idyllic golf courses, parks and gardens. // More

Vintage Americana

Pure, delightful and utterly charming- the pinnacle of vintage Americana. // More