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Galveston Warship and Submarine Tour

Galveston Warship and Submarine Tour
6 hours 30 minutes
USD 437.50
Ride along with a Certified Tourism Ambassador on this private 6-hour tour exclusively for your party to get a mobile view of Houston's basic landmarks and attractions such as Minute Maid Park, The Toyota Center, George R. Brown Convention Center, Discovery Green, Buffalo Bayou, Market Square and more while enjoying complimentary snacks in air conditioned comfort of Town car, van or bus depending on group size. Then travel directly to Galveston, Texas to see why Frank Sinatra, George Burns and Bob Hope spent so much time there. In Galveston, you'll board a real WW2 escort ship and touch the torpedoes inside of an actual submarine and take a boat ride on the 45-minute narrated dolphin tour in the ship channel. After a mobile view of landmarks such as The Moody Mansion, Bishops Palace, Grand Opera House of 1894, you'll be free to step off and explore The Strand as well as walk the beach and shop before returning to Houston.

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Houston Hobby Airport (HOU) Information

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Houston Hobby Airport

Where is Houston Hobby Airport?  

Houston Hobby Airport (IATA: HOU, ICAO: KHOU, FAA LID: HOU), officially Houston William P. Hobby Airport, is located 11 kilometres (7 miles) from downtown Houston, Texas, United States. The airport is named to honour former Texas governor, William P. Hobby.

In 2015, Houston Hobby Airport served 12,095,482 passengers, making it the city's second busiest airport, after Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Houston Hobby Airport is a hub for Southwest Airlines. Other airlines that fly to Houston Hobby Airport imclude American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways.

Cities with flights to Houston Hobby Airport include Aruba, Atlanta, Belize City, Boston, Cancun, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Indianapolis, Las Vegas, Liberia (Costa Rica), Los Angeles, Los Cabos, Memphis, Mexico City, Montego Bay, New Orleans, New York, Oakland, Orange County, Orlando, Pittsburgh, Phoenix, Portland (OR), Puerto Vallarta, San Diego, San Jose (Costa Rica), San Juan, Seattle and Washington DC.

Your best bet for a Houston Hobby Airport transfer is a taxi. Details on all options are included in this guide.

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 Other Items of Interest at Houston Hobby Airport

Services at Houston Hobby Airport include:

  • Interfaith chapel - near gate 40
  • USO Lounge - near gate 40
  • Mailbox - central lobby
  • Discover Houston Space City store
  • Rapid Charge machines - central lobby, near gates 24-32, near gate 40, baggage claim
  • Assistance animal and pet relief areas - east side of baggage claim and north of the passenger pick-up area


Houston Hobby Airport's original art deco terminal building, the first passenger airline terminal in Houston, now houses the 1940 Air Terminal Museum.

Additional Houston Hobby Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 24 Oct 2016