14 days in Raleigh & San Antonio Itinerary

14 days in Raleigh & San Antonio Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Raleigh
— 5 nights
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San Antonio
— 8 nights
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Raleigh

— 5 nights

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Raleigh: Greensboro (International Civil Rights Center & Museum & Greensboro Science Center), Durham (Museum of Life + Science, Duke University Chapel, &more) and Fayetteville (1897 Poe House & Airborne and Special Operations Museum). Next up on the itinerary: learn more about the world around you at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, explore the world behind art at North Carolina Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at North Carolina Museum of History, and stroll around Pullen Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Raleigh holiday planner.

Durham to Raleigh is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to fly to San Antonio.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Antonio

— 8 nights

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.
Get out of town with these interesting San Antonio side-trips: Fredericksburg (National Museum of the Pacific War & Main Street) and Austin (University of Texas at Austin, LBJ Presidential Library, &more). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Mission San Jose, take in the history at Mission Concepcion, get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, and Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Raleigh to San Antonio takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Raleigh in October; daily highs in San Antonio reach 87°F and lows reach 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips