4 days in The Woodlands & Marfa Itinerary

4 days in The Woodlands & Marfa Itinerary

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The Woodlands
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Marfa
— 2 nights
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The Woodlands

— 1 night
The Woodlands is a master-planned community and census-designated place (CDP) in the U.S. On the 30th (Sat), get your game on at iFLY, then have fun and explore at The Woodlands Children's Museum, and then stop by Market Street The Woodlands. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Jurassic Quest and then get to know the resident critters at TGR Exotics Wildlife Park.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our The Woodlands online trip itinerary planner.

Houston to The Woodlands is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In May, daytime highs in The Woodlands are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Marfa.

Things to do in The Woodlands

Childrens Museums · Museums · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

Marfa

— 2 nights
Marfa is a city in the high desert of the Trans-Pecos in far West Texas, located between the Davis Mountains and Big Bend National Park. On the 1st (Mon), stop by Davis Mt. Broom Shop, then steep yourself in history at Fort Davis National Historic Site, then admire the landmark architecture of Presidio County Courthouse, and finally take an unorthodox tour of Marfa Lights Viewing Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the collection at Jeff Davis County Library, then look and learn at McDonald Observatory, and then admire the majestic nature at Davis Mountains State Park.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Marfa online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from The Woodlands to Marfa takes 9 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from The Woodlands in May since evenings lows in Marfa dip to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marfa

Childrens Museums · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

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