6 days in Texas Itinerary

6 days in Texas Itinerary

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6 days in Texas Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Dallas
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Boston

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the striking features of The Driskill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, contemplate the long history of Texas State Capitol, and then test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Austin.

To see ratings and tourist information, use the Austin visit planning tool .

Boston to Austin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Boston in December, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Austin: temperatures range from 64°F by day to 45°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
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 22nd (Sun): shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, steep yourself in history at The Alamo, then admire the natural beauty at San Antonio Botanical Garden, and finally contemplate the long history of Mission San Jose. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Friedrich Wilderness Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, and then admire the architecture and history at Mission Concepcion.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Antonio trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

1
night
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): get your game on at The Escape Game Dallas and then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Dallas online travel planner .

Fly from San Antonio to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, Dallas is slightly colder than San Antonio - with highs of 59°F and lows of 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

The Escape Game Dallas
Highlights from your plan
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas

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