You will explore Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, the Bishop’s Palace, Iron Shark, Sky Shooter, Texas Star Flyer, Galaxy Wheel, Bubba Gump Shrimp, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Battleship Texas, San Jacinto Monument, NASA- experience Tram tour of the space center, Houston Museum of Natural Science (The Morian Hall, the Burke Baker Planetarium, the Cock Butterfly Center and Wortham Giant Screen Theatre), Toyota Center and Rice University, monuments of the institution’s founder and Twilight Epiphany.
Tour Code : BBT-HOU-111A
Guide Language : Chinese and English
Return City: Houston TX US
Free Airport Pickup
Free Breakfast Included
Itinerary of this day is only for the sake of reference. Moreover the schedule can be altered on your arrival.
Kindly pick IAH (George Bush Intercontinental Airport) when you have to book your flight. You will meet your professional guide in the passengers waiting area or baggage claim area. You can check in your hotel after 3 pm and in case someone arrives early they can manage to secure their luggage at the front desk and meanwhile you can take rest in the lobby and the other option is that you can do shopping in the nearby shopping malls. The tour guide will provide you room keys, terms and conditions and the voucher for breakfast, if required.
Hotel: Crown Plaza near Sugar Land or Similar.
The first visit of the day will be to the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum. You will be wondered when the offshore drilling will take you to see the whole process of the oil extraction from the naked eye, you will be shown the drilling floor directly underneath the derrick. After that we will take a tour the Bishop’s Palace which is also commonly called as Gresham’s castle. The last visit of the day will be to the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier; you will visit waterfront fun, Iron Shark, Sky Shooter, Texas Star Flyer, Galaxy Wheel, Bubba Gump Shrimp etc.
Hotel: Crown Plaza near Sugar or equivalent.
The very first visit of the day will be to a historical master piece of America; it is a warship named as Battleship Texas. After that we will go to San Jacinto monument, an indication of the Texas Revolution. Next, the visit will be to NASA Space Center. Here you will enjoy a Tram tour to the Rocket Park and experience the control center, space shuttle, astronaut training center. You will enjoy theaters which describe the US space expedition of the past and future.
Hotel: Crown Plaza near Sugar Land or equivalent.
We will visit the Houston Museum of Natural Science. You will survey four floors of the museum complex; each floor is a natural science hall; these are the Burke Baker Planetarium, the Cockrell Butterfly Center and the Wrotham Giant Screen Theatre. The best part of the visit is the Morian Hall of Paleontology; you will see skeletons of ancients and prehistoric beasts. After that we will visit Rice University, and it would be amazing for you to see the monuments of William Marsh Rice named as Willy’s Statue. Next is Twilight Epiphany. Moreover, we will take a tour at Toyota Center. And after that you will pass by Houston Zoo and Herman Park then a visit to Houston Police Officer’s Memorial. In the end you will be dropped safely in the Chinatown or Airport. You have to arrange your flight which will leave from IAH after 8:00 pm.
Available Days: Thu,Sun(2017-03-28 To 2018-12-31)
Your hotel accommodation.
Transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle.
A Tour guide (Level 2: semi-guided tour).
All related Taxes
All admission fees:
|Attractions||Adult||Child(3-11 yrs)||Senior (62+ yrs)|
|Bishops Palace, TX||$12.00||$9.00||$12.00|
|Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, TX||$27.00||$19.99||$27.00|
|George Ranch Historical Park, TX||$10.00||$5.00||$9.00|
|Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX||$25.00||$15.00||$15.00|
|Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, TX||$9.00||$5.00||$6.00|
|Space Center Houston, TX||$29.95||$24.95||$27.95|
All prices can be changed without a notice.
To join the optional activities, pay the fee to the tour guide in cash. You are not allowed to buy the tickets on your own. The tour guide arranges the attractions tickets for the whole group.
Meals and drinks during the tour, unless otherwise is specified. Also, all private expenses.
A total of $8 per day / person – including children and infants – is paid in cash to bus driver and tour guide as a service fee. If 3 people taking a 2-day tour, they would pay: $8 x 3 (seats) x 2 (days) = $48.
Room fees as laundry, telephone, and beverages/mini bar items.
From 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM Complimentary Airport Pickup service is available from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
Meet the guide at the baggage claim area for Domestic arrivals and For international arrivals meet the guide outside at customs exit.
Paid pickup service is available for 24 hours. $100 for 1 or 2 persons and $10 per additional person will be charged.
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