30 days in New York City & Texas Itinerary

30 days in New York City & Texas Itinerary

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New York City
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Nocona
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Waco
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Round Top
— 2 nights
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Fredericksburg
— 4 nights
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Leakey
— 2 nights
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Corpus Christi
— 3 nights
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South Padre Island
— 2 nights
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Galveston, Galveston Island
— 3 nights
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Houston
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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets and Fifth Avenue. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at New York Public Library, go for a walk through Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and look for gifts at Tiffany & Co..

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to New York City is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. In December, New York City is cooler than Sydney - with highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Nocona.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets ©
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets

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Nocona

Nocona ©
Nocona is a city along U.S. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Center for Animal Research & Education, then see the interesting displays at Tales 'N' Trails Museum, and then examine the collection at Horton's Classic Car Museum. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Firelight Vineyards, then browse for treasures at Amelia's Attic Antique Store, and then learn about winemaking at Blue Ostrich Winery & Vineyard.

For more things to do and tourist information, read our Nocona holiday app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from New York City to Nocona. Traveling from New York City to Nocona, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in January: high temperatures in Nocona hover around 14°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Waco.

Things to do in Nocona

Museums · Wineries · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Horton's Classic Car Museum ©
Horton's Classic Car Museum
Tales 'N' Trails Museum ©
Tales 'N' Trails Museum
Blue Ostrich Winery & Vineyard ©
Blue Ostrich Winery & Vineyard

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Waco

Waco ©
Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Cedar Chest Too Antique Mall and Magnolia Market Silos. Do some cultural sightseeing at Texas Heritage Museum and Confederate Reunion Grounds State Historic Site. Change things up with these side-trips from Waco: JDH Iron Designs Valley Mills Location (in Valley Mills) and Wiseman House (in Hico). Next up on the itinerary: stop by The Findery, enjoy some diversion at H5 Tactical, and browse for treasures at LaSalle Shoppes.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Waco trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Nocona to Waco takes 3 hours. In January in Waco, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Round Top.

Things to do in Waco

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Wiseman House ©
Wiseman House
Texas Heritage Museum ©
Texas Heritage Museum
The Cedar Chest Too Antique Mall ©
The Cedar Chest Too Antique Mall

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Round Top

Round Top ©
Round Top is a town in Fayette County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Lee County Courthouse, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at A Blast From the Past, then examine the collection at Texas Wendish Heritage Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Texas Czech Heritage and Cultural Center, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church High Hill. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Krolczyk Meat Market & Drive-In, then shop like a local with Copper Shade Tree Gallery, and then examine the collection at Stanzel Model Aircraft Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Round Top trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Waco to Round Top takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Waco in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Round Top, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Round Top

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Copper Shade Tree Gallery ©
Copper Shade Tree Gallery
Texas Wendish Heritage Museum ©
Texas Wendish Heritage Museum
Stanzel Model Aircraft Museum ©
Stanzel Model Aircraft Museum

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like National Museum of the Pacific War and Texcetera. You'll explore and learn at Good Art Company Art Gallery and Agave Gallery Fine Art. Get out of town with these interesting Fredericksburg side-trips: Kerrville (Wolfmuellers Bookstore & Kerr Arts & Cultural Center Inc.), Johnson City (Vintage 205 & Lewis Wines) and Hill Country Pottery (in Comfort). There's lots more to do: browse for treasures at Larry Jackson Fine Art & Antiques, stop by The Christmas Store, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Fredricksburg Trade Days.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Fredericksburg trip builder site.

You can drive from Round Top to Fredericksburg in 3 hours. Traveling from Round Top in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Fredericksburg, with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Leakey.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Shopping · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Kerr Arts & Cultural Center Inc. ©
Kerr Arts & Cultural Center Inc.
Good Art Company Art Gallery ©
Good Art Company Art Gallery

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Leakey

Leakey ©
Leakey is a city in and the county seat of Real County, Texas, United States. On the 14th (Mon), stop by Frio Canyon Motorcycle Stop, explore the activities along Lost Maples State Natural Area, and then don't miss a visit to Utopia Texas. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Briscoe-Garner Museum and then get a taste of life in the country at Ox Hunting Ranch.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Leakey road trip tool.

You can drive from Fredericksburg to Leakey in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Fredericksburg in January, Leakey is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in Leakey

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lost Maples State Natural Area ©
Lost Maples State Natural Area
Briscoe-Garner Museum ©
Briscoe-Garner Museum
Frio Canyon Motorcycle Stop ©
Frio Canyon Motorcycle Stop

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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.
Shop till you drop at Goliad County Court House and La Palmera, Corpus Christi. Relax by the water at Port Aransas Beach and Malaquite Beach and Pavilion. Go for a jaunt from Corpus Christi to Rockport to see Rockport Beach about 40 minutes away. Spend the 17th (Thu) exploring nature at Padre Island National Seashore.

Plan trip to Corpus Christi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Leakey to Corpus Christi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Leakey in January, things will get a bit warmer in Corpus Christi: highs are around 22°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
Rockport Beach ©
Rockport Beach

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South Padre Island

South Padre Island ©
A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at South Padre Island Farmer's Market, then look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Turtle, Inc., then stop by Paragraphs on Padre Boulevard, and finally look for gifts at Seas the Day. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, then don't miss a visit to Largest Outdoor Sandcastle in the USA, and then stroll through Isla Blanca Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our South Padre Island trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Corpus Christi to South Padre Island takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In January, daily temperatures in South Padre Island can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Galveston.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sea Turtle, Inc. ©
Sea Turtle, Inc.
Isla Blanca Park ©
Isla Blanca Park
Paragraphs on Padre Boulevard ©
Paragraphs on Padre Boulevard

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Galveston, Galveston Island

Galveston ©

The Oleander City

An old colonial city and a busy cruise ship port less than an hour's drive from Houston, Galveston sits on Galveston Island and serves as a popular vacation destination for both domestic and international travelers.
Get a sense of the local culture at 1892 Bishop's Palace and Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Strand and Antique Warehouse. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Stewart Beach, get a taste of the local shopping with MiArt Gallery, stop by The Witchery, and stroll through East Beach.

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

Getting from South Padre Island to Galveston by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in January, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Houston.

Things to do in Galveston

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Stewart Beach ©
Stewart Beach
1892 Bishop's Palace ©
1892 Bishop's Palace
Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum ©
Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum

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Houston

Houston ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Sylvan Beach Park and then see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston. On the next day, stop by Rose's Seafood, Inc., then stop by Pearland Town Center, and then buy something for everyone on your list at LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Houston travel planner.

Drive from Galveston to Houston in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Houston sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Shopping · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch ©
LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch
Rose's Seafood, Inc. ©
Rose's Seafood, Inc.

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