Tour with a Certified Tourism Ambassador through Houston and Galveston. In 3 days, you'll get the best of Houston with a 4.5-hour sightseeing tour, a 7.5-hour NASA Space Center and Kemah Boardwalk dinner tour, and an 8-hour Galveston Island sightseeing tour with admission to your choice of one museum in Galveston. Your guide will escort you through each included attraction, and the listed price includes the cost of admission. Enjoy complimentary hotel, loft of business pickup from Central Houston locations, as well as bottled water, juices and snacks. You'll ride in a climate controlled sedan, van or minibus and everyone in your party will receive a free souvenir.
On day 1 you'll experience the Houston Sightseeing Tour, seeing many attractions such as stadiums, Downtown Houston, Uptown Galleria, Discovery Green, Cullen Sculpture Garden, Texas Medical center, and select museums, art, and parks. You'll hear stories of elaborate River Oaks and the history of Buffalo Bayou. Day 2 will take you to NASA Space Center, with a guide who will escort you to Mission Control, Astronaut Training Facility, Rocket Park and more as well as arrange a 10% discount on gift shop items. After you're finished at the space center, you'll be transferred to Kemah Boardwalk & Amusement Park on the Marina for dinner (traveler's expense.) Restaurants include Cadillac Bar & Grill, Lighthouse Buffet, Bubba Gump Shrimp, Saltgrass steakhouse and more. You can also dine by the 150,000 gallon shark tank in the Aquarium. You'll love strolling through Lighthouse district or having a margarita on the pier in this beautiful town on the bay. Day 3 will take you to historic Galveston, once the largest city in Texas, where you'll get in-depth history, ghost stories, pirate stories, a ferry ride to dolphin watch, beach strolling, shopping, and entry to 1 selected museum (options are WWII USS Stewart & USS Cavalla, Texas Railroad Museum, Lone Star Flight Museum, Bishops Palace, Moody Mansion, Ocean Star Museum, or Pleasure Pier.) Also shop, beach walk, or stroll on The Strand at your own pace with map provided by your guide as you choose the activities during this 7.5 hour. Your guide will assist you with recommendations, including a tour that can be customized to add stop at Tanger Outlet mall, where you'll get huge discounts on designer brands from Ralph Lauren to Gucci. Your guide will provide multiple brochures for touring interest on each day to assist in planning destinations of most interest to you.