5 days in Texas Itinerary

5 days in Texas Itinerary

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5 days in Texas Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Austin
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
San Antonio
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Corpus Christi
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
End: Boston

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of The Driskill.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Austin vacation builder app .

Boston to Austin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Boston to Austin. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Boston in November, with highs in Austin at 71°F and lows at 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Austin

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Driskill ©
The Driskill
6th Street ©
6th Street

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): sample the fine beverages at Garrison Brothers Distillery, then do a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards, then learn about all things military at National Museum of the Pacific War, and finally learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Fredericksburg trip tool .

Getting from Austin to Fredericksburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Austin in November, Fredericksburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Wineries Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Garrison Brothers Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery

1
night
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, take in the history at Mission San Jose, then contemplate the long history of The Alamo, then get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, and finally get to know the fascinating history of La Villita Historic Arts Village.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read San Antonio day trip planner.

Drive from Fredericksburg to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Fredericksburg in November, things will get somewhat warmer in San Antonio: highs are around 74°F and lows about 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

1
night
Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
On the 12th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Whitecap Beach.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Corpus Christi day trip planning website .

Getting from San Antonio to Corpus Christi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in November, and nighttime lows around 57°F. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Beaches Parks Outdoors

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