5 days in San Antonio, Amarillo & Boulder Itinerary

5 days in San Antonio, Amarillo & Boulder Itinerary

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San Antonio
— Few hours
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Amarillo
— 1 day
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Boulder
— 2 nights
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San Antonio

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at San Antonio Museum of Art, examine the collection at San Antonio Fire Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at The Alamo.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the San Antonio tour itinerary planner.

Houston to San Antonio is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. July in San Antonio sees daily highs of 98°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums · Historic Sites

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Amarillo

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get curious at Texas Air & Space Museum, then stop by Cavender's Boot City, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center, and finally stop by U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Amarillo vacation site.

Do a combination of bus and flight from San Antonio to Amarillo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from San Antonio in July, with highs in Amarillo at 92°F and lows at 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Boulder.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Wildlife

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Boulder

Berkeley of the Rockies

Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): trek along Mesa Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Eldorado Canyon State Park, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally take an in-depth tour of Golden History Museum & Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Settler's Park, then grab your bike and head to Valmont Bike Park, and then trek along Mount Sanitas Trail.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Boulder trip maker app.

Getting from Amarillo to Boulder by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Amarillo to Boulder, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amarillo in July, expect Boulder to be little chillier, temps between 87°F and 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boulder

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips