15 days in Texas Itinerary

15 days in Texas Itinerary

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15 days in Texas Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  19​h
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Antonio
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Fredericksburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Austin
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
Sydney

3
days
Dallas

Dallas
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District and Top O' Hill Terrace. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza and Thistle Hill. Go for a jaunt from Dallas to Fort Worth to see Kimbell Art Museum about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden, have some family-friendly fun at Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park, explore and take pictures at AT&T Stadium, and appreciate the history behind John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Dallas online itinerary creator.

Sydney, Australia to Dallas is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Dallas is minus 16 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in December; daily highs in Dallas reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Antonio.

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Fort Worth, Arlington
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5
days
San Antonio

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.
Popular historic sites such as The Alamo and Mission San Jose are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Mission Concepción and San Fernando Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at The San Antonio River Walk, admire the architecture and history at Mission San Francisco De La Espada Catholic Church, Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph's Downtown Church.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Antonio trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Dallas to San Antonio takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Dallas in December, plan for a bit warmer days in San Antonio, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Fredericksburg.

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The Alamo
The Alamo
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose
Mission Concepción ©
Mission Concepción

2
days
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Catholic Church, then make a trip to Main Street, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Charles Beckendorf Gallery, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, and then explore the striking landscape at Enchanted Rock State Natural Area.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Fredericksburg itinerary maker.

You can drive from San Antonio to Fredericksburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from San Antonio in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 0°C in Fredericksburg. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

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St Mary's Catholic Church ©
St Mary's Catholic Church
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area ©

3
days
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like State Capitol and Mount Bonnell. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, see the interesting displays at LBJ Presidential Library, take in nature's colorful creations at Zilker Metropolitan Park, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Austin travel itinerary creator.

You can drive from Fredericksburg to Austin in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Fredericksburg in January since evenings lows in Austin dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Mount Bonnell ©
Mount Bonnell
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

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