Updated: Feb 26
Galveston Island is a lively, walkable, bike-friendly community. Fill your day with a bike or scooter ride to one of hundreds of eatery options across the island. From seafood and sushi to burgers and beer, Galveston will fill your belly with delicious cuisine and tasty confections.
Then, pump your way down Galveston’s downtown shopping district, The Strand, a trolley-laden street where you can fill your handlebar basket with gifts and goodies from merchants and retail shops. Pull down to Galveston’s historic seaport at Pier 21 to fill your view of the 1877 tall ship Elissa and the various cruise ships preparing their departure to the Caribbean and beyond. Fill your senses with a bike ride to Galveston Island’s Pleasure Pier where thrilling rides, carnival games and amusements abound.
Get your fill by starting your Galveston touring adventure at Salt Water Gift Shop. We are home to the best selection of surrey bikes, beach cruisers, e-scooters and more. Oh, and don’t forget to fill up on snacks, cold beverages, beach and swim apparel, water toys, surfing goods, suntan lotion and all of your souvenir needs.