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Houston Tour Ideas

Galveston Warship and Submarine Tour

Galveston Warship and Submarine Tour
Duration:
6 hours 30 minutes
From:
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.

Nasa Space Center and Kemah Boardwalk Tour

Nasa Space Center and Kemah Boardwalk Tour
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 390.00
Ride along with a Certified Tourism Ambassador on an exciting tour that starts with complimentary pickup at your central Houston hotel, home or business and proceeds to the downtown area for a mobile view of some of Houston's popular landmarks & attractions such as Minute Maid Park, The Toyota Center and others.Then the tour takes a 30-40 minute drive to Nasa Space Center which draws over 1 million visitors a year. At the Nasa Space Center you will take the pre-paid 90-minute tram tour and have 1 hour to explore the museum exhibits. Next, the tour departs for the Kemah Boardwalk to have dinner (at your own expense) at your choice of many different restaurants on the pier. The tour comes with complimentary bottled water, snacks and all entry fees paid in advance.

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Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH) Car Rental


Welcome to the car rental Houston Intercontinental Airport information page with information on Houston Intercontinental Airport car rental options, including which side do you drive on, transmission types, local Houston driving stress, licences, and more. You may also compare your Houston Intercontinental Airport car rental options and search for the best available Houston car rental rates in the search box below.


Houston Intercontinental Airport Car Rental Advice & Driving Tips




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Houston Intercontinental Airport Car Rental Desk Locations

Several Houston Airport car rental companies operate out of the Intercontinental Airport and their offices are situated on the east side of JFK Boulevard, less than 5 minutes from the Terminals. A common shuttle system is shared by all the Houston Airport car rental companies, departing from outside the Arrivals areas of each Terminal at the Houston Intercontinental Airport.


Houston Intercontinental Airport Car Rental Companies

Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Thrifty


Houston Driving Information


 
Driving is on the right side of the road.


 
All Houston Intercontinental Airport rental cars are automatic transmission.


 
Your local drivers' licence is required.


An International Drivers' Permit (or IDP) may be required, especially if your local drivers' licence is in a language other than the local language (you may inquire when you pick up your car).


 
Houston Driving Stress Level: 6/10

Houston is a very large city with lots of traffic problems. Public transportation is sparse, and freeways are packed with cars during rush hour. For a newcomer to Houston, learning to navigate on the freeways can be frustrating so make sure you get a GPS with your car rental.


 


Houston Intercontinental Airport Car Rental Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends a Houston Intercontinental Airport car rental.

If you are staying in Houston for a few days or travelling around the region then a Houston Airport car rental is a convenient option.



 IAH Houston Intercontinental Airport Car Rental Shuttle


A regular shuttle bus service is available connecting the Intercontinental Airport to the Houston Airport car rental agencies.



 
Car Rental Shuttle Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, USD 1-2



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Last Updated: 24 Oct 2016