6 days in Anderson & San Antonio Itinerary

6 days in Anderson & San Antonio Itinerary

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Fly to George Bush Intercontinental Houston Airport, Drive to Anderson
— 2 nights
San Antonio
— 3 nights



— 2 nights
Anderson is a city in Grimes County, Texas, United States. On the 4th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site and then pause for some photo ops at Sam Houston Statue. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, then examine the collection at Blue Bell Creameries, and then get engrossed in the history at Star of the Republic Museum.

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Detroit to Anderson is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In February, Anderson is much hotter than Detroit - with highs of 67°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Anderson

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

San Antonio

— 3 nights

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Mission San Jose and King William Historic District. Step out of San Antonio to go to New Braunfels and see Landa Park, which is approximately 40 minutes away. Pack the 6th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld. There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, and get into the urban bustle at Tower of the Americas.

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Getting from Anderson to San Antonio by car takes about 3.5 hours. In February in San Antonio, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip