1-Day Galveston Island Sightseeing Tour from Houston

  • Tour code: 562-5722
  • Available: Tue, Fri
  • Depart from: Houston, TX
  • Duration: 1 Day
From USD$45

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Visit Galveston (Bishop's Palace, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, Texas Seaport Museum). Inclusions: All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle, Professional tour guide

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Adult:$45
Child:$35
  • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are 0-12 yrs old. Customers are welcome to use child safety seats on that have lap and/or shoulder belts/harnesses.
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  • Day 1 Houston - Galveston(46 miles)
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Day 1 Houston - Galveston(46 miles)

Today, we will go to Galveston to visit the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum, the Bishop's Palace, and Elissa in the Texas Seaport Museum. We can also choose to take an optional dolphin or duck tour to enjoy views of the bay. After that, we will enjoy lunch at the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier.

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.

  • Always Visit
    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.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $10; Child (3-11 yrs) $6; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $7
  • Always Visit
    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.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $12; Child (3-11 yrs) $9; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $12
  • Always Visit
    Elissa is moored at the Texas Seaport Museum in Galveston. Public tours are available year-round-provided she is not out sailing. The ship is sailed and maintained by qualified volunteers from around the nation.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $13; Child (3-11 yrs) $10; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $13
  • Always Available
    Enjoy watching birds of prey as well as the underwater world of SeaTurtles, Stingray, Seahorses, Starfish & Sand dollars.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $11; Child (3-11 yrs) $6; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $11
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    It takes place on purpose-built amphibious tour buses and is primarily offered as tourist attractions in harbor.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $20; Child (3-11 yrs) $14; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $20
  • Always Visit
    A Pleasure pier in Galveston, Texas, opened in Summer 2012. It has 1 roller coaster, 15 rides, carnival games and souvenir shops.

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

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