Taking a Vacation in the Galveston Area

Houston Hobby to Galveston Port ShuttleNow that you’ve used the Houston Hobby to Galveston port shuttle to get to the Galveston area, you might be wondering what there is to do. Well, there is a reason why this island is one of the most popular vacation destinations in all of the Lone Star State. If you want to take a break from the white sandy beaches and beautiful views of the Gulf, here are a few more ideas:

  • The Strand Historic District – Located downtown, this historic district features a number of beautiful Victorian buildings, boutiques, restaurants, galleries, and antique stores for you to explore. We recommend you start your adventure at the Railroad Museum.
  • The Grand 1894 Opera House – Whether you are looking to take in a show or enjoy one of the many food and wine festivals hosted at this historic monument, you are sure to have a fun and romantic time visiting this stunning location.
  • Moody Gardens Golf Course –This lavish 18-hole public golf course has you covered when you feel the call of the links. Visitors can book a tee time and then have fun playing this uniquely tropical course.
  • Galveston Island State Park – Hike, swim, mountain bike, or just relax at this 2,000-acre park. Camping options are also available if you want to experience this science space at night.