7 days in Port Aransas, Corpus Christi & San Antonio Itinerary

7 days in Port Aransas, Corpus Christi & San Antonio Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Texas tour planner

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Port Aransas
— 3 nights
Drive
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Corpus Christi
— 1 night
Drive
3
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive

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Port Aransas

— 3 nights
Port Aransas is a city in Nueces County, Texas. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mustang Island State Park as well as Padre Island National Seashore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Mustang Island State Park.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Port Aransas route planner.

Dallas to Port Aransas is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Port Aransas: highs are around 65°F and lows about 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in Port Aransas

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Corpus Christi

— 1 night

Texas Riviera

A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
You've added Corpus Christi Downtown Seawall, Whitecap Beach, USS Lexington Museum on the Bay, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 30th (Wed), appreciate the history behind Corpus Christi Downtown Seawall, brush up on your military savvy at USS Lexington Museum on the Bay, take in the views from Corpus Christi Harbor Bridge, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Texas State Aquarium, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Whitecap Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Corpus Christi trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Port Aransas to Corpus Christi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Corpus Christi are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. On the 31st (Thu), you'll travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Museums

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose and then admire the striking features of Tower of the Americas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of The Alamo, then take in the pleasant sights at The San Antonio River Walk, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip website.

Traveling by car from Corpus Christi to San Antonio takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In December, daytime highs in San Antonio are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums