Rising from the banks of the Buffalo Bayou, the capital of the new Republic of Texas in 1836, Houston holds many surprises for visitors. The city became known for opportunity and self-made fortunes made in cotton, lumber, cattle and of course, oil.
Houston is the largest and most vibrant city in Texas. Houstonians created this city known for its education, arts, medicine, energy, shipping and space exploration. Visit the Space Center, home of astronaut training and Mission Control.
Explore all cruises from Houston below including exciting destinations such as the Caribbean and the Panama Canal.