7 days in Dallas, Fort Worth & Austin Itinerary

7 days in Dallas, Fort Worth & Austin Itinerary

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7 days in Dallas, Fort Worth & Austin Itinerary

Start: Dallas
1
Dallas
— 1 night
Bus:  45 min
2
Fort Worth
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Austin
— 3 nights
Bus:  3 h 15 min
End: Dallas

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 1st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Cistercian Abbey, examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then take in panoramic vistas at Reunion Tower. On the next day, meet the residents at The Dallas World Aquarium, see the interesting displays at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and then pause for some photo ops at John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Dallas day trip website .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas Love Field and Fort Worth Meacham International Airport. In June in Dallas, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can take a bus to Fort Worth.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Cistercian Abbey
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Dallas World Aquarium ©
The Dallas World Aquarium
Reunion Tower ©
Reunion Tower

2
nights
Fort Worth

Fort Worth ©
Advertising itself as the place where the American West begins, Fort Worth stubbornly clings to its cowboy roots, making it a distinctly different town from most other urban centers of its size.
On the 3rd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Thistle Hill House Museum, admire the masterpieces at Kimbell Art Museum, then get to know the resident critters at Fort Worth Zoo, and finally admire the local landmark of Fort Worth Water Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Tandy Leather Museum & Gallery and then contemplate the long history of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District.

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You can take a bus from Dallas to Fort Worth in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Fort Worth can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fort Worth

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Kimbell Art Museum ©
Kimbell Art Museum
Fort Worth Zoo ©
Fort Worth Zoo

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 5th (Sat), take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats and then Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns. On the next day, pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then admire the striking features of Texas State Capitol, and finally get your game on at The Escape Game Austin.

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Getting from Fort Worth to Austin by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In June in Austin, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for the bus ride back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Natural Bridge Caverns
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Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin

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