10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Dallas
— 3 nights
bus:  45​min
2
Fort Worth
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Austin
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
San Antonio
— 1 night
bus:  3​h
5
Houston
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Minneapolis

3
nights
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.
Pack the 12th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Six Flags Over Texas. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, meet the residents at Dallas World Aquarium, get your game on at The Escape Game Dallas, and enjoy breathtaking views from Reunion Tower.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Dallas trip builder app .

Minneapolis to Dallas is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Minneapolis in May; daily highs in Dallas reach 83°F and lows reach 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Fort Worth.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

The Escape Game Dallas, Six Flags Over Texas
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©

1
night
Fort Worth

Fort Worth ©
Advertising itself as the place where the American West begins, Fort Worth stubbornly clings to its cowboy roots, making it a distinctly different town from most other urban centers of its size.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Worth Zoo, and then steep yourself in history at Thistle Hill House Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Fort Worth attractions planning tool .

You can drive from Dallas to Fort Worth in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Fort Worth can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in Fort Worth

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Worth Zoo ©
Fort Worth Zoo
Thistle Hill House Museum ©
Thistle Hill House Museum

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 14th (Tue), get your game on at The Escape Game Austin, then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, and then hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Austin travel planning tool .

You can drive from Fort Worth to Austin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In May in Austin, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail ©

1
night
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.
On the 15th (Wed), explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, browse the exhibits of The Alamo, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Antonio day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Houston.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral ©
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral

3
nights
Houston

Houston ©
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.
Houston is known for museums, nightlife, childrens museums, zoos & aquariums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Space Center Houston, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore and take pictures at Minute Maid Park, and play a few rounds at Hermann Park.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Houston trip builder site .

Getting from San Antonio to Houston by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In May in Houston, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Houston Zoo ©
Houston Zoo

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