6 days in Austin & San Antonio Itinerary

6 days in Austin & San Antonio Itinerary

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Austin
— 3 nights
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San Antonio
— 2 nights
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Austin

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Explore hidden gems such as Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site and Willow City Loop. Do your shopping at 6th Street and Lewis Wines. Get out of town with these interesting Austin side-trips: Inks Lake State Park (in Burnet) and Hye (William Chris Vineyards & Garrison Brothers Distillery). There's lots more to do: get some fabulous bargains at Round Rock Premium Outlets, wander the streets of South Congress Avenue, get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, and admire the striking features of The Driskill.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Austin trip planning website.

Los Angeles to Austin is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Austin is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in Austin reach 98°F and lows reach 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns and then get to know the fascinating history of King William Historic District.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio trip app.

Drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 98°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping