15 days in Texas Itinerary

15 days in Texas Itinerary

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15 days in Texas Itinerary

Start: Cardiff
train + Fly:  15​h
1
Houston
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h
2
San Antonio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Austin
— 3 nights
bus:  3​h 15​min
5
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Cardiff

2
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.
Keep things going the next day: get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science and then get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Houston road trip planning tool .

Cardiff, UK to Houston is an approximately 15-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Cardiff to Houston. When traveling from Cardiff in November, plan for much warmer days in Houston, with highs around 26°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can catcht the bus to San Antonio.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kemah Boardwalk, The Seawall
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Seawall ©
The Seawall

3
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.
San Antonio is known for shopping, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of The Alamo, find something for the whole family at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, and admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the San Antonio travel planning app .

You can take a bus from Houston to San Antonio in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. November in San Antonio sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

2
nights
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 18th (Wed): sample the fine beverages at Garrison Brothers Distillery, then learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, then brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Pacific War, and finally make a trip to Charles Beckendorf Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): stroll through Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, then take in nature's colorful creations at Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Fredericksburg trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from San Antonio to Fredericksburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, Fredericksburg is little chillier than San Antonio - with highs of 22°C and lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trip

Garrison Brothers Distillery
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Austin is known for museums, fun & games, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Austin, take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, and snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Austin road trip site .

Drive from Fredericksburg to Austin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Fredericksburg in November, Austin is a bit warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) 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 Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Dallas: Extreme Sandbox - North Texas (in Pottsboro) and Fort Worth (Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, Tandy Leather Museum & Gallery, & more). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Dallas, take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cistercian Abbey.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip planner .

You can take a bus from Austin to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Fort Worth, The Escape Game Dallas, Extreme Sandbox - North Texas, Cistercian Abbey
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©

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