HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Looking for something different to do this Spring Break?
Here are some ideas of what you can do to make the most of this year's time off. There are ideas that will not cost you a dime and some that may break the bank.
Also, check out the list of places in Houston where kids eat free.
Bayou Wildlife Park
Safari-like adventure with animals from over 19 countries
Open daily 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
5050 FM 517 Rd, Alvin
Adults $20 and kids 2-11 $10; Cash or check only
iFLY Houston and The Woodlands
Fun, indoor skydiving adventure for kids 3 and up
No experience necessary
Open daily 10 a.m.-10 p.m. most days
9540 Katy Frwy, Houston
Packages start at $69.95 for 2 flights for 1 person; family discounts available
Ship Channel Boat Tour
Experience a voyage through one of the busiest ports in the world for FREE
Wed. - Sat ; Tours at 10a & 2:30p only - RESERVATIONS REQUIRED 24 hrs in advance
Call (713) 670-2416, or visit www.portofhousston.com
7300 Clinton Dr, Port of Houston
Free, but space is limited
Buffalo Bayou Kayak Tour
What better way to view the Bayou city? The tour stretches approximately 7.65 miles from Woodway Memorial Park to Sabine Street.
Sat., Mar 14 or Sun., Mar 22 from noon-3 p.m. - Reservations needed and space is limited
Tandem kayak is $80; No experience necessary
Call (713) 538-7433 or visit www.bayoucityadventures.org
Main Event Spring Break Fun Pass
All you can play bowling, Laser Tag, Billiards $15.95 until 4 p.m.
Locations in Webster, Stafford, and Katy
Landry's Spring Break Passes
Visit any three parks and have unlimited admission on rides at Pleasure Pier, Kemah Boardwalk, and the Downtown Aquarium
Only valid Mar 6 - 19
Cost - $89.99
Visit www.kemahboardwalk.com for more information
Casa Del Mar is offering packages starting at $129 a night with 4 tickets to Moody Gardens and a minimum two night stay
61st Street & the Seawall, Galveston
(866) 894-2547 or www.casadelmartx.com
Moody Gardens Hotel is offering packages for Spring Break starting at $244 per night
With the Moody Gardens Aquarium, Rainforest, IMAX & Schlitterbahn located next door, you won't run out of things to do!
Seven Hope Street, Galveston
(888) 388-8484 or www.moodygardenshotel.com
If you are visiting the island - here are a few tips:
- Ride the tallest swing ride in TX at Pleasure Pier
- Meet a penguin at Moody Gardens through a penguin encounter package
- Stay Sunday through Thursday for the best hotel rates
- Book four or more attractions and save 40 percent with a Galveston Island Pass available at www.galveston.com/insider
Information from Houston Family Magazine
Spring Break staycation ideas that won't break the bank