18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Corpus Christi
— 1 night
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Laredo
— 1 night
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San Antonio
— 3 nights
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Austin
— 2 nights
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Dallas
— 2 nights
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Fort Worth
— 1 night
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Lubbock
— 1 night
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Odessa
— 2 nights
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El Paso
— 2 nights

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Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©

Texas Riviera

A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
On the 22nd (Thu), get engrossed in the history at USS Lexington Museum on the Bay, don't miss a visit to The Grave of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Port Aransas Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Padre Island National Seashore.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Corpus Christi road trip website.

Houston to Corpus Christi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Corpus Christi are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Laredo.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

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Laredo

Laredo ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): enjoy some diversion at Arena Gun Club.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Laredo travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Corpus Christi to Laredo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Laredo

Fun & Games
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Fun & Games
Arena Gun Club
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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.
On the 24th (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at Tower of the Americas. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, then Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, and then get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Antonio day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Laredo to San Antonio takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping
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The Alamo
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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): contemplate the long history of The Driskill, take in the exciting artwork at Wild About Music, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, and finally take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, steep yourself in history at Texas State Capitol, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Austin holiday builder app.

You can drive from San Antonio to Austin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 62°F. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Dallas.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Trails
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Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

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.
On the 29th (Thu), see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza and then look for gifts at Wild Bill's Western Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District, then take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, and then take a tour by water with The Spirit of Dallas.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Dallas tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Austin to Dallas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Fort Worth.

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Fort Worth

Fort Worth ©

Where the West Begins

Advertising itself as the place where the American West begins, Fort Worth stubbornly clings to its cowboy roots, making it a distinctly different town from most other urban centers of its size.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Fort Worth Zoo, explore the world behind art at Kimbell Art Museum, and then make a trip to Wat Buddharatnaram. On your second day here, admire the local landmark of Fort Worth Water Gardens, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, and then shop like a local with Lifestylez Nails Spa.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Fort Worth online trip builder.

You can drive from Dallas to Fort Worth in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Fort Worth can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Lubbock.

Things to do in Fort Worth

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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Art Museum
Kimbell Art Museum
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Lubbock

Lubbock ©
Lubbock is a city in and the county seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States. On the 2nd (Mon), pause for some photo ops at Lubbock Veterans Memorial, then see the interesting displays at Science Spectrum Museum, then contemplate the long history of National Ranching Heritage Center, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Prairie Dog Town.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lubbock travel route planning tool.

You can fly from Fort Worth to Lubbock in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Fort Worth in November, Lubbock is slightly colder at night with lows of 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Lubbock

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Specialty Museum
Science Spectrum Museum
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Wildlife Area
Prairie Dog Town
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Odessa

Odessa ©
Odessa is a city in and the county seat of Ector County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): get your bearings at Presidential Archives and Leadership Library, see the interesting displays at Ellen Noel Art Museum, then contemplate the long history of Stonehenge Replica, and finally don't miss a visit to Chris Kyle "American Sniper" Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at I-20 Wildlife Preserve, steep yourself in history at George W. Bush Childhood Home, then see the interesting displays at Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, and finally make a trip to Meteor Crater.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Odessa sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Lubbock to Odessa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lubbock in November since evenings lows in Odessa dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

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Specialty Museum
Ellen Noel Art Museum
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El Paso

El Paso ©
Family-friendly places like Scenic Drive - Overlook and Surreal Art Sculpture Garden, Ho Baron, Artist will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from El Paso: Las Cruces (New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, Old Mesilla Village, &more).

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the El Paso trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Odessa to El Paso takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Odessa to El Paso is minus 1 hour. In November, daily temperatures in El Paso can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in El Paso

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

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Scenic Drive
Scenic Drive - Overlook
4.6

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