23 days in Tampa & Houston Itinerary

23 days in Tampa & Houston Itinerary

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23 days in Tampa & Houston Itinerary

Start: Portland
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Tampa
— 10 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Houston
— 11 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Portland

10
nights
Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Get out of town with these interesting Tampa side-trips: Orlando (Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, & more), Parasailing & Paragliding (in Madeira Beach) and Aspirations Winery (in Clearwater). Pack the 31st (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Busch Gardens. Spend the 1st (Thu) on the water with a fishing tour. There's lots more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, explore and take pictures at Horse Power for Kids & Animal Sanctuary, have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Tampa, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Three Palms Brewing.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tampa journey maker website .

Portland to Tampa is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Portland to Tampa is 3 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Portland in July: high temperatures in Tampa hover around 91°F and lows are around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Tampa

Theme Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Orlando, Aspirations Winery, Parasailing & Paragliding
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

11
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.
Go for a jaunt from Houston to Sugar Land to see Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Hunt, explore and take pictures at Minute Maid Park, see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Houston trip maker website .

You can fly from Tampa to Houston in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tampa to Houston. August in Houston sees daily highs of 95°F and lows of 77°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center
Highlights from your plan
Escape Hunt ©
Escape Hunt
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston

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