Guided tour

Best of Houston City Driving Tour with Local Guide

Activity provider: Astroville Tours
Guided tour

Best of Houston City Driving Tour with Local Guide

Activity provider: Astroville Tours

From US$ 45 per person

Ride all over Houston in a cool, comfortable Mercedes Sprinter 2500 van. Enjoy top sights in Downtown, River Oaks mansions, Museum District, Rice University & largest Medical District in the world!

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Admire the tallest building in state and the original skyscraper in Texas
  • Admire the lavish homes of Houston's wealthy in affluent River Oaks & West U
  • Check out the Museum District and world's largest Medical District
  • Stop for photo opportunities including the city famous Graffiti Park
  • See top professional sports venues, city park, and views from Museum sky garden
Full description
Enjoy a cool & comfortable ride all over Houston with the most-trusted Houston sightseeing tour company in a Mercedes Sprinter 2500 van on our exclusive Best of Houston City Driving Tour. Take in the top sights of Houston's historical Downtown, lavish River Oaks mansions, colorful Graffiti Park, scenic Rice University campus, breathtaking City Park, leafy Museum District, and largest Medical District in the world! This is the ideal tour for any newcomer of Houston offering firsthand views of Houston's most noteworthy architecture, city districts, historical landmarks, green spaces, and 3 professional sporting venues. During this cool & cozy 2.5 hour ride, you will enjoy views and learn about Downtown Houston's skyline, the Museum District as well the wealthy River Oaks and West University neighborhoods where many Houston celebrities reside. In addition, tour guests will get an up-close perspective of the world's largest Medical District, original Astrodome, Houston’s graffiti art district, and historical monuments. Along the ride, we will have planned stops including the tallest building in Texas, unbelievable Texas-sized sculptures, and an elevated sky garden with beautiful Houston skyline views. Make sure to bring your smile, camera, and closest family & friends!
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned Mercedes sprinter 2500 van
  • Professional Driver and Lead Guide Miss Vanessa (Live English Commentary)
  • Small Group: Maximum of 9 guests per tour
  • Bottled Water
  • Photos, your tour guide will take pictures of your party for you and send them at no extra cost
  • List of Houston recommendations/restaurants
  • Stadium/Arena Entrance
  • Special safety car seats for infants/small children
  • Gratuities optional
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years

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Meeting point

Tour starting location will be inside the tunnel level of Bank of America Tower (800 Capitol Street, Houston, TX 77002). Proceed to use elevator or escalator to go down-below into the Houston Tunnel System. There is a bar table in the center of the tunnel level right next to the escalator where the guide will be waiting for your group.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors
  • Video recording

Know before you go

  • No re-scheduling requests are permissible within 24 hours of the scheduled tour date
  • There is a minimum amount of 2 passengers required for this tour to operate. In the event this required number is not met, guests will be offered an alternative date or full refund
  • **Please make every effort to meet your tour guide on time. Failure to arrive on time may result in a postponed tour subject to tour availability or an abandoned tour if we do not hear from you in advance of the scheduled start time. **
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Vielen Dank an Vanessa, ein super Tour!

January 4, 2023


January 3, 2023

Product ID: 432941