Student groups planning a quintessential Gulf Coast getaway will definitely want to incorporate an exhilarating harbor tour and dolphin watch into their itinerary. A variety of pleasurable and masterfully narrated outings aboard safe, comfortable, well-captained vessels treat guests to fantastic views of historic Galveston Harbor and the Bay.
Journeys out into the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico are often done in anticipation of seeing wildlife. Everyone loves dolphins and what better place to see them frolic freely than in the open sea! Climb aboard a tour ship and sail out into the open deep blue sea and discover the magical spirit of seeing marine wildlife up close.
Expect a fascinating history lesson as well as wonderful up-close and personal encounters with curious dolphins and other marine life, industrious shrimp and fishing boats, and vocal, hungry seabirds on your sight-seeing excursion. Enjoy stupendous views of popular attractions and landmarks like the grand 1877 Tall Ship Elissa, the Ocean Star Drilling Rig Museum, Fisherman's Wharf and Seawolf Park. Even see colossal tankers and hard-working barges navigating the open waters. Ah, that sea air! Out here on the water, cameras are a must.