You can have a funtastic Houston Weekend by adding a Christmas boat tour to your holiday list of things-to-do. You can catch a short and sweet guided tour on Buffalo bayou or get your party-on, while cruising on a yacht.
Buffalo Bayou Christmas Boat Tours
This fun event happens in Downtown Houston. You can gain a new view of the magnificent Houston skyline. You'll be in awe of the huge monoliths rising skyward as you float along Houston's largest waterway.
In addition to the occasional mullet getting some hangtime, there's a host of wildlife that most urban dwellers take for granted that you can see on the tours. The bayou is a source for food, water and a favored hunting ground for raccoons, hawks and other small animals that share the city with us.
The Buffalo Bayou Christmas boat tours leave about 30-minutes apart from Sesquicentennial Park in Downtown Houston. Here's an abreviated look at their remaining schedule. Visit their website buffalobayou.org for all the details.
Decmenber 18, 19 & 26
Fee: $7 for adults, $5 children
5 Tips To Keep The Fun In Your Tour In Houston
- Expect boat tours to get canceled when high winds and or fast water, makes boating condition unsafe.
- Weekend tours require reservations.
- Confirm your departure time at least 2 hours before the expected trip.
- Tours depart promptly so don't be late.
- Dress in layers to be warm and stay comfortable in Houston's fast changing winter weather.
Christmas Yacht Cruises In Houston
If you prefer a vessel with a few more amenities you'll love a Christmas cruise onboard the luxurious FantaSea. The magnificent yacht takes visitors on exciting leisure cruises on the beautiful waters of Clear Lake and Galveston Bay. Your night will be filled with the enamoring sound of blues and mouth watering cuisine.
The Christmas yacht cruise will take you past lavish water front mansions and estates that glisten under the starlit sky. A ho hum holiday night can be transformed into an enchanted evening that explodes with romantic views of the moon and beautiful waterways under the fabulous Texas night sky.
The Big White Boat
If you want to get a spot onboard the "Big White Boat", getting your reservations early are a must.
There only a few days left to enjoy a Houston Weekend Christmas boat tour. Tours can be the special ingredient that will spice up your joyful times during the holidays in Houston and a great way to connect with good friends and your family members who will have memories that will last them for a life time.
If you rather stay inside you can find more entertaining things to do for a jolly good time by taking a look at this list of laid back Christmas events in Houston.