5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Houston
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Houston
— 1 day
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Baton Rouge
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Pass Christian
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
4
Lexington
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Houston

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore and take pictures at Minute Maid Park, then get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then don't miss a visit to Water Wall.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Houston trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Houston. In May, daytime highs in Houston are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Minute Maid Park ©
Minute Maid Park
Water Wall ©
Water Wall

2
nights
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, contemplate the long history of Oak Alley Plantation, and then admire all the interesting features of Houmas House Plantation and Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Louisiana's Old State Capitol, look for all kinds of wild species at Mike the Tiger Habitat, then admire all the interesting features of LSU Tiger Stadium, and finally explore and take pictures at Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Baton Rouge journey builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Baton Rouge when traveling from Houston in May, with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Pass Christian.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vacherie, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
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Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
Houmas House Plantation and Gardens ©

1
night
Pass Christian

Pass Christian ©
Pass Christian, nicknamed The Pass, is a city in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Rose de Lima Catholic Church, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies, then don't miss a visit to Beauvoir, and finally stroll around War Memorial Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Pass Christian driving holiday planning tool .

Traveling by car from Baton Rouge to Pass Christian takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in May, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lexington.

Things to do in Pass Christian

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Beauvoir, Saint Rose de Lima Catholic Church, The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies
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War Memorial Park ©
War Memorial Park
Beauvoir ©
Beauvoir
The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies ©

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Lexington

Lexington ©
Lexington is the county seat of Davidson County, North Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): look for gifts at The Candy Factory and then head outdoors with Captain Ponytail Guide Service.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lexington trip planning site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pass Christian to Lexington. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pass Christian to Lexington. Traveling from Pass Christian in May, expect Lexington to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lexington

Outdoors Shopping
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The Candy Factory ©
The Candy Factory

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