Things to Do

Tailor your perfect Galveston Island vacation.

From iconic beaches to historic sights, you'll find it all in Galveston. Whether you're traveling with family or in search of a romantic getaway, this laid-back island has the perfect experiences to fit your travel style.

pictured: Rent bikes and tour the East End Historic District

Relax on one of Galveston's many beaches, or get on the water with a fishing charter or kayaking adventure.

Looking to immerse yourself in history? Explore Galveston's rich museums, historic neighborhoods, and cultural icons.

No matter what attractions or activities you're in search of, you're sure to find the perfect things to do in Galveston.

The Best Outdoor Activities in Galveston
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Whether you are a family in search of gentle waves, a group of friends looking for a good time or an outdoor recreation enthusiast, Galveston has a beach for...

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Galveston is rated one of the top fishing locations in the country offering an abundance of waterways including fishing piers, nearshore jetties and deep Gulf...

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Venture into the water and try out one of the many water activities that Galveston has to offer.

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Be one with nature, take in striking views and get some heart-healthy exercise by exploring Galveston’s parks and nature preserves.

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Galveston Island is by far one of the best locations for bird spotting in the entire country.

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Looking to hit the links? Galveston is a golfer’s paradise, thanks to the city’s beautiful weather, stunning waterfront views, and world-class facilities.

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Take advantage of Galveston’s rental options to make the most of your next outdoor adventure.

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There’s perhaps no better way to experience Galveston than by getting out on the water.

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Advice from Local Experts
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Insider tips and advice

The destination experts at Visit Galveston share their favorite things to do, activities, and insider tips to help you get the most out of your Galveston adventure.
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Posted 7/9/2021
by Visit Galveston

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Posted 7/1/2021
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Posted 7/1/2021
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Posted 6/22/2021
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Posted 6/10/2021
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