4 days in Texas Itinerary

4 days in Texas Itinerary

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4 days in Texas Itinerary

Dallas
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
San Antonio
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Dallas

2
days
Austin

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 6th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum and then get a sense of history and politics at State Capitol. On your second day here, stroll through Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and then take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Austin tour planner.

Dallas to Austin is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Austin are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Barton Springs Pool
State Capitol

2
days
San Antonio

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Alamo and then Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, then find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Antonio, and then take in the history at Mission San Jose.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Antonio itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in San Antonio are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Nature Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld San Antonio
Natural Bridge Caverns

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