5 days in Texas Itinerary

5 days in Texas Itinerary

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5 days in Texas Itinerary

Greenville
taxi + Fly:  6​h
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h 15​min
Greenville

2
days
Austin

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 10th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue and then take in nature's colorful creations at Zilker Metropolitan Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, then stroll through Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and then snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Austin online itinerary creator.

Greenville to Austin is an approximately 6-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Greenville to Austin due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Greenville in October, expect Austin to be somewhat warmer, temps between 84°F and 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Historic Sites 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.
On the 13th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at The Alamo, get in on the family fun at SeaWorld San Antonio, and then get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at San Antonio Missions National Historical Park and then take in the history at Mission San Jose.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read San Antonio trip builder.

Getting from Austin to San Antonio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: 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 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Trails Outdoors
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The San Antonio River Walk
Mission San Jose
The Alamo

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