3 days in Houston & Wilmington Itinerary

3 days in Houston & Wilmington Itinerary

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Houston
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Wilmington
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Houston

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Bayou City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get curious at Cockrell Butterfly Center, then get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Houston Zoo. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and then examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Houston trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Houston. In December in Houston, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can fly to Wilmington.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Wilmington

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Nemours Estate, then take an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, then admire the masterpieces at Brandywine River Museum of Art, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Longwood Gardens.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Wilmington trip planner.

You can fly from Houston to Wilmington in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Houston to Wilmington is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Houston in December, with highs in Wilmington at 48°F and lows at 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

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