5 days in Texas Itinerary

5 days in Texas Itinerary

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San Antonio
— Few hours
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Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
3
Galveston, Galveston Island
— 2 nights

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San Antonio

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 24th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral and then take an in-depth tour of The Alamo.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Antonio road trip planning app.

Fresno to San Antonio is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Fresno to San Antonio due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in San Antonio when traveling from Fresno in August, with lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral ©
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, then steep yourself in history at Pioneer Museum, and then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church, learn about winemaking at Becker Vineyards (Winery), and then take a memorable drive along Willow City Loop.

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You can drive from San Antonio to Fredericksburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in August, expect Fredericksburg to be slightly colder, temps between 93°F and 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Galveston.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Wineries · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
Distillery Tours
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Galveston Railroad Museum, then steep yourself in history at Moody Mansion, then explore the galleries of 1892 Bishop's Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, get some thrills on the water with Galveston Water Adventures, and then take an in-depth tour of 1877 Tall Ship Elissa And Texas Seaport Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Galveston itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to Galveston takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Fredericksburg in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Galveston, with lows of 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Galveston

Highlights from your plan
1892 Bishop's Palace ©
1892 Bishop's Palace
Moody Mansion ©
Moody Mansion
Galveston Railroad Museum ©
Galveston Railroad Museum

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