7 days in Texas & Minnesota Itinerary

7 days in Texas & Minnesota Itinerary

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7 days in Texas & Minnesota Itinerary

Start: Midland
Fly:  4​h
1
Dallas
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Bloomington
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Austin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
End: Midland


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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science and then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip itinerary builder tool .

Midland to Dallas is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. In January, daily temperatures in Dallas can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Bloomington.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums
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Perot Museum of Nature and Science ©

1
night
Bloomington

Bloomington ©
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): test your team's savvy at The Escape Game, then browse the different shops at Mall of America, and then admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art.

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Getting from Dallas to Bloomington by combination of flight and tram takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dallas in January, with highs in Bloomington at 24°F and lows at 9°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Bloomington

Shopping Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Minneapolis
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game ©
The Escape Game
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Mall of America ©
Mall of America

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Austin is known for museums, nightlife, fun & games, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, explore the world behind art at Elisabet Ney Museum, and take a stroll through South Congress Avenue.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Austin online attractions planner .

Do a combination of tram and flight from Bloomington to Austin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram, flight, and bus; or drive. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Bloomington in January: high temperatures in Austin hover around 63°F and lows are around 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) 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 28th (Mon): Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, tour the pleasant surroundings at Friedrich Wilderness Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of The Alamo, then get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, then take a stroll through Southtown, and finally steep yourself in history at Mission San Jose.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio road trip app .

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

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

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