A variety of travel companies, including the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat and Baywatch Dolphin Tours, offer one-day cruise options from Galveston, Texas. Other companies, such as South Coast Sailing Adventures, Star Fleet Cruises and FantaSea cruises, offer one-day cruises that travel to Galveston Bay from other ports.
The Colonel Paddlewheel offers day-cruises on an historical paddlewheel boat. South Coast Sailing Adventures offers both overnight, bed-and-breakfast-style cruises and fishing cruises. Baywatch Dolphin Cruises provides short, day cruises to watch dolphins in Galveston Bay. Star Fleet Cruises features a fleet of yachts.
Most of these cruising companies offer private, charter service as well as public tours with individual ticketing. Some touring companies offer dinner cruises in addition to traditional cruises with food for purchase.