10 days in Texas Itinerary

10 days in Texas Itinerary

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Austin
— 3 nights
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San Antonio
— 4 nights
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Houston
— 2 nights

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Bring the kids along to Texas State Capitol and Bullock Texas State History Museum. Step out of Austin to go to Cedar Creek and see Zip Lost Pines, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Zilker Metropolitan Park, explore the world behind art at Elisabet Ney Museum, grab your bike and head to Barton Creek Greenbelt, and get engrossed in the history at LBJ Presidential Library.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Austin trip planner.

New York City to Austin is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City to Austin, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Austin is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 64°F and lows of 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Side Trips

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Zipline
Zip Lost Pines
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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kids will enjoy The San Antonio River Walk and Natural Bridge Caverns. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld, make a trip to Main Plaza, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at The Alamo.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, use the San Antonio tour itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Houston.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Nature · Parks
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Theme Park
SeaWorld
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Houston

Houston ©

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, test your problem-solving skills at That Escape Place, and then admire the sheer force of Water Wall. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

For reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Houston vacation planner.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Houston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In January in Houston, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Childrens Museums · Fun & Games · Nature

Side Trip

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Room Escape Game
That Escape Place
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