18 days in Texas Itinerary

18 days in Texas Itinerary

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Austin
— 2 nights
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San Antonio
— 3 nights
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Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
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San Antonio
— 3 nights
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Amarillo
— 2 nights
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Port Aransas
— 3 nights
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Llano
— 2 nights

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, then explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, then appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, and finally take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Austin trip planner.

Burleson to Austin is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In July, plan for daily highs up to 98°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin

3
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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Tower of the Americas, get to know the resident critters at San Antonio Zoo, then take in nature's colorful creations at San Antonio Botanical Garden, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Gardens, then enjoy some diversion at Brackenridge Park, and finally take in the history at Mission Concepcion.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio journey maker website.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in San Antonio, expect temperatures between 98°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
San Antonio Zoo ©
San Antonio Zoo
Tower of the Americas ©
Tower of the Americas
Room Escape Games

2
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Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©

Fritztown

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 9th (Thu): make a trip to Charles Beckendorf Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, then learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Narrow Path Winery, take in the dramatic natural features at Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, then make a trip to Main Street, then admire the natural beauty at Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus, and finally view the masterpieces at Agave Gallery Fine Art.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Fredericksburg journey builder app.

You can drive from San Antonio to Fredericksburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, Fredericksburg is little chillier than San Antonio - with highs of 93°F and lows of 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Wineries · Parks · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Wine Tours & Tastings
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area ©
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area

3
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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

The Alamo City

Explore San Antonio further: get in on the family fun at SeaWorld, shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, make a trip to Main Plaza, and contemplate the long history of Mission San Jose.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Antonio journey app.

Getting from Fredericksburg to San Antonio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
Six Flags Fiesta Texas ©
Six Flags Fiesta Texas

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amarillo: Palo Duro Canyon State Park (in Canyon) and The Charles and Mary Ann Goodnight Ranch State Historical Site (in Goodnight). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Cadallic Ranch, wander the streets of U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District, take an in-depth tour of Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, and get a taste of life in the country at Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Amarillo journey builder site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from San Antonio to Amarillo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in July, things will get slightly colder in Amarillo: highs are around 92°F and lows about 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Port Aransas.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Cadallic Ranch ©
Cadallic Ranch
Palo Duro Canyon State Park ©
Palo Duro Canyon State Park

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Port Aransas

Port Aransas ©
Port Aransas is a city in Nueces County, Texas. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): kick back and relax at Rockport Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Port Aransas Beach, and then immerse yourself in nature at Mustang Island State Park. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then identify plant and animal life at Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center, and then stop by Fly It Port A.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Port Aransas itinerary planner.

Fly from Amarillo to Port Aransas in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Amarillo in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Port Aransas, with lows around 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Llano.

Things to do in Port Aransas

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Rockport Beach ©
Rockport Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

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Llano

Llano ©
Llano is a city in Llano County, Texas, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Longhorn Cavern State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Inks Lake State Park, and then stop by Pottery Ranch.

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

Drive from Port Aransas to Llano in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Port Aransas, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Llano, ranging from highs of 97°F to lows of 72°F. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Llano

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Longhorn Cavern State Park ©
Longhorn Cavern State Park
Inks Lake State Park ©
Inks Lake State Park
Colorado Bend State Park ©
Colorado Bend State Park

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