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Houston Tourism & Sightseeing

Houston Tourism and Sightseeing
Bay Area Houston is located on Located on Galveston Bay and Clear Lake. It is a great destination for outdoor exploration, water sports and family fun. The area boasts a warm climate with a charming, laid-back atmosphere, perfect for an extended visit. Quaint shops, luxury hotels and bed & breakfast accommodations, relaxing spas, and acclaimed restaurants are just a sampling of what is waiting for you. Rent a sailboat or ride on a high-powered jet ski, all while enjoying a self-guided tour of the region's lakes and waterfront sites. Climb aboard one of the many chartered party cruisers or join a deep sea fishing excursion. For the nature lover, Bay Area Houston is home to hundreds of species of birds and animals. The area hosts the largest urban wildlife preserve in the country, with nature trails, pontoon and canoe guided tours, and wilderness education programs that make any day simply delightful. If thrill seeking is your desire, take a rid on a fast roller coaster and gravity-defying drop tower at the Kemah Boardwalk.

Top Houston Attractions




Kemah Boardwalk
San Jacinto Monument And Museum
Butler Longhorn Museum
Armand Bayou Nature Center
Gulf Greyhound Park

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Top Things To Do In Houston




Things To Do In Houston
Saint Arnold Brewing Company
Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS)
Alvin All American Festival 5th Classic Car & Bike Show
Alley Theatre

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Top Houston Events




19th Annual Children's Festival

11/08/2014
Boyce Avenue at House of Blues Houston

11/20/2014
19th Annual Children's Festival

11/09/2014
BUNBURY - PALOSANTO TOUR at House of Blues Houston

09/12/2014
BWFS Industries NASCAR Night at Houston Motorsports Park

10/25/2014

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Upcoming Events in Houston

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Columbus Day Weekend (6)

Event Venues

House of Blues Houston (71)
Minute Maid Park (31)
Bayou Music Center (20)
The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (20)
Hobby Center (16)

Top Places to Stay in Houston


Stay at the best rated hotels in Houston. We only send customers a survey once they have completed their stay at a specific hotel. This ensures that our customer reviews are accurate! The below hotels in Houston, TX scored the best by our customers. View the hotel to see the pros and cons as reported by our customers. With over 131,000 reviews of hotel rooms in Texas alone, you can't go wrong!

Candlewood Suites Houston NW - Willowbrook
Guest Score:
From $106 / night.


Hilton Garden Inn Houston-Pearland
Guest Score:
From $99 / night.


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Deer Park
Guest Score:
From $114 / night.


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Houston NW/Beltway 8 West Road
Guest Score:
From $169 / night.


Residence Inn Houston The Woodlands / Lake Front Circle
Guest Score:
From $130 / night.



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Inexpensive Places to Stay in Houston


Why pay more? If you are looking for cheap places to stay, these hotels in Houston, TX are at least 30 percent less than the average room rate of $78.

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Alvin/Houston
Guest Score:
From $70 / night.


Days Inn & Suites Webster NASA-Clear Lake-Houston
Guest Score:
From $72 / night.


Hampton Inn Houston - Brookhollow
Guest Score:
From $67 / night.


Holiday Inn Hou Energy Corridor Eldridge
Guest Score:
From $81 / night.


Rodeway Inn & Suites Houston
Guest Score:
From $55 / night.



Best Time to Visit Houston


The best time to visit Houston, TX is in the summer and spring. Summer temperatures are warm with averages in the low 80's and highs in the low 90's. Nights are mild with lows in the low 70's. Spring temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the low 80's. Spring nights are cool with lows in the mid 60's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Houston


Month Low Avg High
January 45.2 54.3 63.3
February 48.2 57.7 67.1
March 54.8 64.2 73.6
April 60.6 70.0 79.4
May 68.1 77.0 85.9
June 73.5 82.3 91.0
July 75.3 84.5 93.6
August 75.3 84.4 93.4
September 71.6 80.5 89.3
October 62.3 72.2 82.0
November 53.4 63.0 72.5
December 46.7 56.1 65.4

Houston Weather


More Information


Find more information about Houston by visiting the local visitor bureau (Great Northwest Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau).


Houston Visitor Bureau


Great Northwest Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau

Great Northwest Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau




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