7 days in Texas Itinerary

7 days in Texas Itinerary

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Start: Houston
1
Houston
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h
2
Austin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
End: Houston

1
day
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at Space Center Houston, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Water Wall, and then get your game on at The Escape Game Houston.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Houston trip itinerary planning website.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Houston. In April in Houston, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Fun & Games Parks
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Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Escape Game Houston ©
The Escape Game Houston
Water Wall ©
Water Wall

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, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Texas State Capitol, look for all kinds of wild species at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, admire the natural beauty at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, and get your game on at The Escape Game Austin.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Austin online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Houston to Austin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Austin can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, learn about all things military at National Museum of the Pacific War, and then admire the natural beauty at Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Fredericksburg online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Austin to Fredericksburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Austin in April, Fredericksburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Tours Wineries Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Wine Tours & Tastings
Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus ©
Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Alamo, admire the natural beauty at San Antonio Botanical Garden, thentake in the history at Mission San Jose, and finally take in the history at Mission Concepcion. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, thengo for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio online visit planner.

You can drive from Fredericksburg to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Fredericksburg in April: high temperatures in San Antonio hover around 82°F and lows are around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

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

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