11 days in Texas Itinerary

11 days in Texas Itinerary

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11 days in Texas Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
San Antonio
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Austin
— 3 nights
Bus:  3​h 15​min
4
Dallas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Seattle

4
nights
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.
The Alamo and Mission Concepcion will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: take in the history at Mission San Jose, admire the striking features of Tower of the Americas, go for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk, and stroll around Friedrich Wilderness Park.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a San Antonio trip simple and quick.

Seattle to San Antonio is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Seattle to San Antonio. In December, San Antonio is a bit warmer than Seattle - with highs of 66°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose
Mission Concepcion ©
Mission Concepcion

1
night
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 11th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Charles Beckendorf Gallery, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, then do a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, and finally learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Fredericksburg trip site .

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Fredericksburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Antonio in December; daily highs in Fredericksburg reach 60°F and lows reach 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Wineries
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National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
Grape Creek Vineyards ©
Grape Creek Vineyards

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Texas State Capitol and The Driskill. There's much more to do: get your game on at The Escape Game Austin, take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Bonnell.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Austin vacation maker .

Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to Austin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Fredericksburg in December, Austin is a bit warmer at night with lows of 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to catcht the bus to Dallas.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Driskill ©
The Driskill
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Ball-Eddleman-McFarland House, steep yourself in history at Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, and then steep yourself in history at Thistle Hill House Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and rejuvenate at Lifestylez Nails Spa, then make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cistercian Abbey, and finally examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip itinerary app .

Getting from Austin to Dallas by bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. When traveling from Austin in December, plan for little chillier days in Dallas, with highs around 59°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Top O'Hill Terrace, Lifestylez Nails Spa, Cistercian Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

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