Guided tour

Houston: City Sightseeing Tour by Electric Cart

4.7 / 5

18 reviews

Activity provider: Joyride Houston

Houston: City Sightseeing Tour by Electric Cart

Activity provider: Joyride Houston

From US$ 65 per person

Join a passionate local for a 1.5-hour cart tour of Houston. Learn local history as you criss-cross through town, seeing all the iconic sights that the city has to offer.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Learn about historic sites in Downtown Houston with your local guide
  • Explore the Arts District, Museum District, and the Discovery Green by electric cart
  • Visit over 35 of Bayou City's most famous sightseeing locations
Full description
On this tour, let your local guide zip you through the city's top historical landmarks, visiting pristine parks and vibrant murals along the way. Learn more about Houston's vast collection of culinary choices that makes it one of the culinary centers of the world. Visit sports venues, museums, and the third largest theatre district in the country.  One of the highlights of this city sightseeing tour is viewing the so-called 8th Wonder of the World: The Astrodome. Built in 1965, the Astrodome was the world's first indoor air-conditioned stadium. Though the stadium is closed, visitors from all over the world still come to marvel at the iconic structure. After you hit all the top sights, pick up some recommendations from your local guide for nightlife and restaurants in Houston so you can make the most of your time in the vibrant city. Make sure to bring your camera — you’ll have many opportunities to stop for priceless photo-ops. The fleet of carts can accommodate groups ranging from 1-50 people per tour, though groups of 2 may be paired with up to 3 other people.
  • Pickup from Downtown Houston areas
  • Local guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

One Market Square Garage, across from Frank's Pizza.

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Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 18 reviews

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the cart that we drove around town was comfortable and the sights were readily visible. The driver was knowledgeable and able to answer questions. The itinerary was good and our guests from out of town saw nice swatch of Houston. The pace of the cart was slow enough to get a good look at buildings being described.

November 14, 2022

The tour guide was amazing. He was super knowledgeable and was conversing the whole time. He let us stop and take photos in front of murals. I did have to contact the business to figure out where he was, turns out my reservation didn’t show up on their calendars, so not his fault. Would definitely do it again!

November 6, 2022

Very nice and knowledgeable tourist. He knew so much about the city and it was nice to hear all of the information. Only cons are that it can be difficult to see all of the sights because you don't get out of the car and that the hour and a half includes pickup/drop off. Wished the timing would have been clearer and that it stopped at points so we could get a better view and take pictures.

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December 12, 2021

Product ID: 267352