A comprehensive tour of a city is a good way to get a feel for its history, discover its coolest hangouts, and figure out where you left your car. Take an enlightening hike around downtown with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $30 for a three-hour Heart of the Tunnel tour for 2 (up to a $60 value)
- $59 for a Heart of the Tunnel tour for 4 (up to a $120 value)
- $175 for a private Heart of the Tunnel tour for 12 (up to a $360 value)
Heart of the Tunnel walks kick off at 10:30 a.m. weekdays at Georgia’s Market on Main Street and then move to Chase Tower, where groups ride the elevator to the 60th floor for photo opportunities and independent debunking of the earth’s supposed curvature. Afterward, groups head into a tunnel system leading to the 1929 Chase Building. Additional stops include a stained-glass window depicting the Battle of San Jacinto in the Chase Building, Houston City Hall's visitors' center, an underground food court for a bite, and Pennzoil Place.
Discover Houston Tours
After 27 years of business, Discover Houston Tours has introduced tourists and locals alike through the hidden corners and celebrated landmarks of Houston through thousands of tours. Engaging, knowledgeable guides share their love of the city through exciting and informative walking tours of Houston’s scenic midtown and its historical local pubs. Tour leaders show visitors the sweet wonders of local chocolate companies on Rice Boulevard, or introduce tourists to the city’s subterranean system of shops and restaurants, originally constructed to shield commuters from the hot Houston sun and the stray hacky-sacks of med students on study breaks.
“Wear comfy shoes and bring a bag to carry home your goodies :) the tour guide Ms Lord was absolutely amazing...learned a lot!”
“Fantastic tour and Sandra was an AWESOME tour guide!”
“Excellent job by guide....great value”