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Private Full-Day Galveston Island and Houston Sightseeing Tour

Private Full-Day Galveston Island and Houston Sightseeing Tour
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$520
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

This 8 hour tour begins with 1.5 hr Houston basic attractions tour  from a climate controlled vehicle with a Certified Tourism Ambassador sharing history before departing for historical Island of Galveston for sightseeing and dining. Hear how it all began from being controlled by pirates to Great Storm of 1900. Find why Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Dean Martin and other celebrities spent so much time in what was once largest city in Texas. Take a Ferry ride across the harbor for brief Dolphin watch after a mobile view of Ft. Crockett, Moody Gardens, Moody Mansion and Bishop's Palace. Choose from many dining options for lunch and take a walk on the Strand or the Seawall to souvenir shop. Admission to choice of 1 for self guided tour. Brochure's provided
Texas Railroad Museum, Moody Mansion, Bishop's Palace, Ocean Star Museum, USS Stewart / USS Cavalla ,Grand Opera House 1894. All location times flexible. Free souvenir

Pickup traveler from location inside central Houston
1.5 Houston sightseeing & historical mobile tour featuring elaborate River Oaks, Minute Maid Park, City Hall, Market Square, Toyota center, Discovery Green, Museum District & more.
1hr trip to Galveston Island for history of and seeing,
Moody Garden Pyramids
Seawall blvd / Beach cruise
Ft. Crockett
Ferry Cruise Dolphin watch approximately 45 min to cross & return [optional]
Bishop's Palace of 1892 formerly Gresham's Castle [purchased by Galveston Catholic Diocese for their Bishop]
Moody Mansion of 1895 [W.L. Moody prominent Galveston businessman]
The Historical Strand District [original downtown Galveston]
Pier 23 [docking for cruise ships]
USS Stewart /  WW2 Destroyer escort ship at Seawolf Park
USS Cavalla / WW2 Submarine at Seawolf Park
and much more including countless early Victorian homes and church's through out this exciting tour and have covered admission to choice of 1 museum. Guide will provide brochures for all and assist on choices based on your interest. Dining options will also be discussed with some menus on board to assist and lunch stop can be made between any stop at travelers request.
2 booking minimum required for this tour and group size will be minimum. Enjoy free time to stroll at own pace as well with direct contact number to guide who'll be nearby. Transport will be by vehicle appropriate for your parties size. Stop time at all locations throughout tour can be flexible based on interest and photo stops will be available on request.
1 Free Souvenir per traveler

This 8 hour tour begins with 1.5 hr Houston basic attractions tour  from a climate controlled vehicle with a Certified Tourism Ambassador sharing history before departing for historical Island of Galveston for sightseeing and dining. Hear how it all began from being controlled by pirates to Great Storm of 1900. Find why Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Dean Martin and other celebrities spent so much time in what was once largest city in Texas. Take a Ferry ride across the harbor for brief Dolphin watch after a mobile view of Ft. Crockett, Moody Gardens, Moody Mansion and Bishop's Palace. Choose from many dining options for lunch and take a walk on the Strand or the Seawall to souvenir shop. Admission to choice of 1 for self guided tour. Brochure's provided
Texas Railroad Museum, Moody Mansion, Bishop's Palace, Ocean Star Museum, USS Stewart / USS Cavalla ,Grand Opera House 1894. All location times flexible. Free souvenir