5 days in Houston & Galveston Itinerary

5 days in Houston & Galveston Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Fargo
Fly:  8 h
1
Houston
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
2
Galveston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Houston
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Fargo

1
night
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.
For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Houston trip builder site.

Fargo to Houston is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Fargo in March, things will get much warmer in Houston: highs are around 74°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Galveston.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Museums Outdoors

2
nights
Galveston

Galveston
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.
For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Galveston trip maker website.

You can drive from Houston to Galveston in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Galveston can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Houston.

Things to do in Galveston

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
night
Houston

Houston
For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Houston road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Galveston to Houston takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Museums Outdoors

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