4-Day Galveston and Houston Tour from Houston with Airport Transfer

Package Summary

  • Duration For Tour: 3 4
  • Start City: Houston
  • End City: Toyota
    Highlights: Visit New Orleans (Oak Alley Plantation, Swamp Boat Tour), Houston (George Ranch Historic Park, NASA Johnson Space Center, Rice University), Austin (University of Texas at Austin), Dallas (Dallas World Aquarium), Fort Worth, Galveston, San Antonio.

$ 468 ( Starting From Per Person )

Overview
As the second largest state in USA, Texas has its distinctive culture and politics, and colorful history.Houston is home of NASA's Mission Control Center.
Houston is a large metropolis in Texas, extending to Galveston Bay. It's closely linked with the Space Center Houston, the coastal visitor center at NASA's astronaut training and flight control complex.
Toyota Center is an indoor arena located in downtown Houston, Texas. It is named after the Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota. The arena is home to the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association, the principal users of the building, and the former home of the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League.

Hometown - Houston

Today, our professional tour guide will meet guests at the baggage claim area in George Bush Intercontinental Airport for domestic flights and at the Passenger Waiting Area for international flights. After 3:00pm, we will be able to check into our hotel.

Standard Hotel: Crowne Plaza Near Sugar Land or equivalent

Breakfast: Included

Houston - Galveston - Houston (101 miles)

We will begin the day by visiting the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum. Then, we will visit Bishop's Palace, also known as Gresham's Castle. Finally, we will go to the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier.

Galveston, TX

This coastal city in Texas was once one of the country's most important ports before it suffered devastation in the wake of the 1900 Galveston Hurricane.

Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum

A museum dedicated to the offshore oil and gas industry. Located next to the Strand National Historic Landmark District, the museum is housed on a retired jack-up rig set up in the Galveston harbor.

Bishop's Palace

The Bishop's Palace, also known as Gresham's Castle, is an ornate 19,082 square feet Victorian-style house, located on Broadway and 14th Street in the East End Historic District of Galveston, Texas.

Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

A Pleasure pier in Galveston, Texas, opened in Summer 2012. It has 1 roller coaster, 15 rides, carnival games and souvenir shops.

Standard Hotel: Crowne Plaza Near Sugar Land or equivalent

Breakfast: Included

Houston

As we explore Houston today, our first stop will be at Battleship Texas. Then, we will visit the San Jacinto Monument, the world's tallest masonry column. The bulk of our day will be spent at the NASA Space Center, where we will learn all about human advancements in space travel.

Houston, TX

Houston is a large metropolis in Texas. It has become a major center of industry and development. It is home to some fascinating museums in it Museum District, including Houston Museum of Natural Science.

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site

The San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site includes the location of the Battle of San Jacinto, and the USS Texas. It is located off the Houston Ship Channel in unincorporated Harris County, Texas near the city of Houston. The site was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1960.

NASA Johnson Space Center

This facility in Houston is where NASA conducts human spaceflight training, research, and flight control simulations to prepare astronauts who are preparing to go into the vast expanse of space.

Standard Hotel: Crowne Plaza Near Sugar Land or equivalent

Breakfast: Included

Houston

After breakfast, we will visit the Houston Museum of Natural Science and the campus of Rice University. We will stop by the Toyota Center before passing Hermann Park, the Houston Zoo and the Police Officer's Memorial. Afterwards, guests will be dropped off either in Chinatown or at the airport. They should be sure to book flights leaving Houston after 8:00pm.

Houston, TX

Houston is a large metropolis in Texas. It has become a major center of industry and development. It is home to some fascinating museums in it Museum District, including Houston Museum of Natural Science.

Houston Museum of Natural Science

Founded in 1909, the HMNS is one of the top 5 most popular museums in the United States. In addition to its halls and exhibits, it is home to a planetarium, a giant scree theater, and a butterfly garden.

Rice University

Rice University is a private research university located on a 295-acre (1.19 km2) campus in Houston, Texas, United States. The university is situated near the Houston Museum District and is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center. Rice is generally considered the top university and the most selective institute of higher education in the state of Texas.

Toyota Center

Toyota Center is an indoor arena located in downtown Houston, Texas. It is named after the Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota. The arena is home to the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association, the principal users of the building, and the former home of the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League.

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