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Cool Tours LLC

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25th & Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551
+1 409-539-5374
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Amazing tour guide

This was one of my favorite parts of the trip. I took my mother who is on a walker. they were very... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Susan G
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Texas
Exceptional service!!!

Both our family and our friends booked with Cool Tours LLC for our transfer from Houston Hobby... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
brenda n
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Enjoy Galveston's only air-conditioned sight-seeing tours! You have two great tour choices: the one-hour top-rated East End Historic Tour or the 2.5 hour Land & Sea Tour which combines the land-based East End Historic Tour with a 45-minute on-the-water dolphin-watching tour! Cool Tours also offers shuttle services to the Houston airport and Galveston locations, as well as charter services for conventions, weddings, reunions, and other group gatherings.
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25th & Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551
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+1 409-539-5374
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This was one of my favorite parts of the trip. I took my mother who is on a walker. they were very accommodating and friendly. This was a great way for my mother and I to see the island. She did an amazing job and...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Both our family and our friends booked with Cool Tours LLC for our transfer from Houston Hobby Airport to our Galveston cruise port. We got the quote for 4 people @ $90 first person and $10 person after therefore a total of $120/ 4 people...More

Thank brenda n
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The driver Kim was very informative. She stopped at the homes and gave lots of information about them. Definitely a great way to get out of the heat. We did the combo tour. It was a nice time. Traveling with 2 seniors and they were...More

Thank Cindi B
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Kim was very knowledgeable about Galveston history. The boat ride was excellent since we saw lots of dolphins today. The oak tree sculptures were really cool. Highly recommend the Combo Tour.

Thank PlanoTravelingDivas
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We did this tour towards the end of the tour. Wish we had done it at the beginning. Kim our tour guide was very knowledgeable, giving us lots of information about the history of the island, local places of interest, and stopping in the best...More

Thank shiltoncarol
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The driver (Kim) could not have been nicer and more knowledgeable. BUT...the historic tour is $12.00. The Combo is $30.00. When you get to Pier 21 for the dolphin watching, you see the boat only charges $10.00 for the 45 minute tour. That mean they...More

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CoolTours, Owner at Cool Tours LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback! I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour and tour guide! I appreciate your comment regarding the current pricing of our tours and the opportunity to respond. It appears that you may not have been aware that the regular...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

I've always been told if you want to get your lay of the land and history all at the same time take a city tour. We had already spent a day exploring but this was a great way to hear the history of the city...More

Thank Salli W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Wonderful, comfortable (A/C) way to learn a lot and see the Island...way better than the pre-recorded tram tour. Guide was very knowledgeable and willing to talk louder so we could hear better. Bus was right on time (15 min early)...be there early if you want...More

Thank Rebe L
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Steve really set the bar high with the service he provided us this past week. Transportation was fantastic, safe and clean. We had lots of luggage with 10 people on a 10 day cruise which was a cause for concern until we met Steve. I...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We flew into Houston for a cruise out of Galveston. I checked Trip Advisor prior to the trip to plan our transportation from Houston to Galveston. Several people recommended Cool Tours LLC. So, I called and spoke to the owner, Steve. He was so personable...More

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8138violetta
13 November 2016|
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Response from Pauline A | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 tours offered. Just the land tour was $15, we took the land and sea tour this includes a 45 minute harbour tour, Dolphins etc this tour cost $25 Call ahead for dates and times of the tours
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8138violetta
13 November 2016|
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Response from Julies-Views | Reviewed this property |
We did the 1hr Historic tour in September 20016 which cost $15.00 each. We would thoroughly recommend it as it was so interesting.
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Richard L
6 September 2015|
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Response from CoolTours | Property representative |
The round trip for a private transfer (not shared ride) for four adults from IAH to a Galveston destination is $400. We also offer discounts for Seniors (55+) and Children (3-12); infants (2 and under) travel free. There is... More
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