2 day Houston sightseeing, Nasa Space Center, Galveston Island tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

392896


Categories

Museums / Culture, Food and Wine, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Kids will have a blast. Please note ages of all children or anyone under 17 years of age and indicate if child safety seats or boosters will be required.

Friendly: Yes.
Traveler must be able to board without assistance and have collapsible chair.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

touring Houston, Nasa Space Center & Galveston


On this climate controlled tour you get (2) consecutive days of touring for (4) people with 8 hours on Day #1 starting with hotel pickup for transport to view landmarks/attractions/history tour including parks, stadiums, elaborate River Oaks [Houston's Beverly Hills], and more before visit to Nasa Space center's Mission Control, Training Facility, Saturn V Rocket and Independence Plaza. Next a 20 min transfer to Kemah Texas Boardwalk Marina for dining [your expense] for great options such as Saltgrass Steakhouse, Bubba Gump Shrimp co. , Cadillac Bar, Aquarium and more. Day #2 you'll visit island of Galveston for historical sightseeing tour of landmarks/ attractions with complimentary entry to 1 selected museum. Stroll on Galveston's historical Strand for gifts, shopping & photos before of after lunch from your chosen restaurant or have a cocktail. All receive free souvenir of your tour. Complimentary bottled water & snacks while touring.

Itinerary

Pickup 10am
proceed tour to downtown landmarks/attractions/parks/history/sightseeing [approx. 1. 5 hrs]
Proceed to Nasa Space Center [approx. 30 minute trip]
Visit Mission Control, Astronaut Training Facility, Saturn V Rocket View, Independence Plaza, Browse, Gift shop [approx. 3. 5 to 4hrs]
Proceed to Kemah Boardwalk [approx. 15 minutes]
Choose from Landry's Seafood, Saltgrass Steak House, Cadillac Bar (tex-mex food), Flying Dutchman, Bubba Gump Seafood, Red Sushi, The Aquarium [ approx. 2. 5 hr to dine and amuse before 1. 5 before return to hotel.
Day #2 Pickup 10 am and transport to Hermann Park/ Texas Medical Center/ Museum District for 1 hr viewing.
Transport to Galveston Tx. [ 1hour]
Visit Museum [Texas Railroad Museum, Bishops Palace, Moody Mansion, Ocean Star Oil Drill Museum, Pirates of Caribbean Museum, USS Cavalla & USS Stewart Destroyer/ Submarine [you choose]
History/sightseeing tour
gift shopping
Stroll Strand
Have Dinner
Return to Houston
*Itinerary may not be in order described

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 days

Approximately 8 hours 1st day considering traffic
Approximately 8 hours on 2nd day considering pickup location and possible traffic

Transportation

Transportation by private late model, climate controlled minibus.
Contact me for pricing on groups of 5 or more

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Transportation to all destinations and return in climate controlled vehicle.
Admission fees to Space Center with personal guide.
Admission fees for self guided tour in Galveston museum for all.
Bottled water, salted snacks, souvenir
Escort by a Certified Tourism Ambassador

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 usd - Food and drinks at various stops that will be available along the tour

What’s Extra

Other: Dinner expenses
amusement park rides [if desired] No fee to enter Boardwalk

Restrictions

NONE

Private tour guide Gregg

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