21 days in Grapevine & Amarillo Itinerary

21 days in Grapevine & Amarillo Itinerary

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Grapevine
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Amarillo
— 10 nights
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Grapevine — 10 nights

Cantaloupe Capital of the World

Named for the fruit that grows here, Grapevine cultivates its local flavor in grapes and wines.
Popular historic sites such as Grapevine Historic Main Street District and Historic Downtown Plano are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vetro Glassblowing Studio and Gallery and Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. Venture out of the city with trips to McKinney (Chestnut Square Historic Village & Historic Downtown McKinney), Nocona (Tales 'N' Trails Museum & Horton's Classic Car Museum) and Room Escape Games (in Plano). Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at Grapevine Mills, examine the collection at Denton County African American Museum, contemplate the long history of Milican Blacksmiths Shop, and cool off at Great Wolf Lodge Waterpark.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Grapevine trip itinerary builder site.

Dallas to Grapevine is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also do a combination of tram and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in September, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Amarillo.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Wineries
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Amarillo — 10 nights

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum and Palo Duro Canyon State Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at National Ranching Heritage Center and Harrington House. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amarillo: The Charles and Mary Ann Goodnight Ranch State Historical Site (in Goodnight), The Buddy Holly Center (in Lubbock) and The Cross of Our Lord Jesus Christ (in Groom). The adventure continues: get a taste of life in the country at Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West, examine the collection at Bill's Backyard Classics, make a trip to Cadillac Ranch, and get engrossed in the history at Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Amarillo travel route app.

You can fly from Grapevine to Amarillo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Grapevine in September, expect Amarillo to be little chillier, temps between 84°F and 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
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