5 days in Texas Itinerary

5 days in Texas Itinerary

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5 days in Texas Itinerary

New York City
bus + Fly:  6​h 30​min
Austin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
San Antonio
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  7​h
New York City

2
days
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 3rd (Sun), ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, then appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, then stroll through Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and finally admire the striking features of The Driskill Bar.

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New York City to Austin is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City to Austin, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in December, expect Austin to be a bit warmer, temps between 65°F and 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

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Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at The Alamo and then Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, then pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando Cathedral, and then stroll through The San Antonio River Walk.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the San Antonio travel planner .

Drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Natural Bridge Caverns
Natural Bridge Caverns
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

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