The Houston Sightseeing Landmark and Attraction Tour
In this 4. 5 hour tour you'll view exterior of Houston's oldest standing structure built in 1823 and others that tell a story of Houston's history at Sam Houston Heritage Park as well as Allen's Landing where J. K. Allen and his brother established The Town of Houston in 1836 and see original docks where goods were shipped through Houston ship channel as well as Buffalo Bayou, City hall, George Brown convention center, "Toyota center", Market square, Discovery Green, River Oaks which is home to Houston's most prominent, NRG Stadium home of the Houston Texans and the largest medical center in the world before entering Hermann park for a 20 minute narrated train ride to view wild ducks, geese, gophers, squirrels, rabbits, art sculptures, statues, McGovern Centennial Garden, Fountains & more. Also visit Glenwood cemetery and The Art Car Museum [closed mon & tues]. FREE souvenir. Complimentary bottled water and snacks. End your tour at restaurant of choice near your pickup location. Contact me for groups of 5 +
Downtown sightseeing with mobile views of Discovery Green, Toyota center, Minute Maid, Buffalo Bayou, River Oaks [Houston's Beverly Hills], Glenwood Cemetery, Art Car Museum, landmarks, historical buildings, churches and more while hearing they're history. Visit Museum district, sculpture Garden, Contemporary Ats Museum, The Texas Medical Center which is largest in the world. This tour should last about 4. 5 hrs which includes the 20 minute narrated train ride through park if interested. This tour can be modified to Museums and art sculptures if desired or to include African American history.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Pickup available at central Houston hotel, home or business. Pickup outside central Houston require additional pickup fees.
End location: Return to pickup location.
Duration: 4 hours 30 min.
TOURING STARTS AT 10 am unless special request for 11 am is made. This tour should last approximately 4.5 hours including pickup and return depending on traffic.
Transportation provided in climate controlled town car, passenger van or minibus. Vehicle used based on group size and availability on touring date.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 usd - food ,drink, souvenirs
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This tour was fantastic! Our group has traveled together for over 13 years and our tour guide, Gregg G. was the best we have ever encountered. Thank you Gregg for sharing your knowledge and love of Houston.