Houston Tours picks up passengers at all major hotels inside Loop 610. Lasting 3.5 hours, downtown tours begin at the Astrodome and continue through Rice University, Houston Museum District, the city center, River Oaks and the Houston Galleria area. The extended downtown tour also includes the San Jacinto Monument and the USS Texas battleship. Tours of Space Center Houston and Galveston Island also are offered.
Guided tours are available.
3.5-hour downtown tour $45; $25 (ages 4-11). Space Center Houston tour (includes admission to center) $60; $30 (ages 4-11). Extended downtown tour or Galveston Island tour $65; $30 (ages 4-11). Reservations are required.
Hours: Departures require a minimum of four people. Space Center Tour departs daily between 9 and 9:30. Phone to confirm dates and departure times for the downtown and Galveston Island tours.