Birding by Car Itineraries

Galveston Island has the best year-round birding!

We encourage you to explore and enjoy discovering all that the island has to offer. These itineraries are designed to be enjoyed during any season of the year.

Need help with identification? Guided tours are available; visit or contact Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council (GINTC) at 409.789.8125.

Not sure where to start? Try these self-guided birding tours of some of the Island’s birding hotspots – spend a few hours, or a full day, the choice is up to you!