Now 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.