6 days in Austin & San Antonio Itinerary

6 days in Austin & San Antonio Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Texas trip planner

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Austin
— 3 nights
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San Antonio
— 2 nights
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Austin

— 3 nights

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Head to Round Rock Premium Outlets and 6th Streetfor plenty of shopping. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site and William Chris Vineyards. Venture out of the city with trips to Garrison Brothers Distillery (in Hye), Lewis Wines (in Johnson City) and Willow City Loop (in Fredericksburg). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Inks Lake State Park, wander the streets of South Congress Avenue, contemplate the long history of The Driskill, and get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Austin vacation planning tool.

Los Angeles to Austin is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Austin due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Austin can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

San Antonio

— 2 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.
On the 6th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns and then steep yourself in history at King William Historic District.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Antonio, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in San Antonio are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping