15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Toronto
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  7 h
1
Houston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Galveston
— 2 nights
+2
Shuttle + Foot + Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Corpus Christi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
San Antonio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Austin
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Toronto

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.
On the 1st (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Water Wall. On your second day here, examine the collection at Space Center Houston, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pine Gully Park, and then stroll around Smither Park.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Houston trip itinerary app.

Toronto, Canada to Houston is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Houston is minus 1 hour. In April, Houston is much hotter than Toronto - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Galveston.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trip

Pine Gully Park
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Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Water Wall ©
Water Wall

2
nights
Galveston

An old colonial city and a busy cruise ship port less than an hour's drive from Houston, Galveston sits on Galveston Island and serves as a popular vacation destination for both domestic and international travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Quintana Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Moody Gardens, and then walk around Galveston Pocket Park 2.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Galveston travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Houston to Galveston takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Galveston can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in Galveston

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Quintana Beach
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Galveston Pocket Park 2 ©
Galveston Pocket Park 2
The Seawall ©
The Seawall

2
nights
Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Malaquite Beach and Pavilion and then explore the striking landscape of Padre Island National Seashore. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Michael J. Ellis Beach & Seawall and then kick back and relax at Port Aransas Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Corpus Christi online trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Galveston to Corpus Christi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Galveston in April: highs in Corpus Christi hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Port Aransas Beach
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Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Michael J. Ellis Beach & Seawall ©
Michael J. Ellis Beach & 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.
Get outdoors at Natural Bridge Caverns and Bracken Bat Flight. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at The Alamo, get in on the family fun at SeaWorld, admire the natural beauty at San Antonio Botanical Garden, and admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Antonio itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Corpus Christi to San Antonio in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Theme Parks Nature
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The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Pacific War, learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, then take in the dramatic natural features at Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, and finally make a trip to Charles Beckendorf Gallery. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Eckert James River Bat Cave Preserve, then do a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Fredericksburg online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from San Antonio to Fredericksburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in April, things will get a bit cooler in Fredericksburg: highs are around 28°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Parks Tours Wineries

Side Trip

Eckert James River Bat Cave Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area ©
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Eckert James River Bat Cave Preserve ©
Eckert James River Bat Cave Preserve
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Escape the urban bustle at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail and Barton Creek Greenbelt. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin.

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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 April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 17°C in Austin. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail ©
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

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