7 days in Texas Itinerary

7 days in Texas Itinerary

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Austin
— 1 night
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Fredericksburg
— 1 night
3
San Antonio
— 3 nights
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Dallas
— 1 night

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 10th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Texas State Capitol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): admire the striking features of The Driskill, view the masterpieces at Wild About Music, then hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then admire the natural beauty at Zilker Metropolitan Park, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mount Bonnell.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Austin trip itinerary planning site.

Washington DC to Austin is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Austin. In January, Austin is a bit warmer than Washington DC - with highs of 63°F and lows of 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Austin

Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum
The Driskill ©
The Driskill

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©

Fritztown

The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Pacific War, learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Fredericksburg trip planning tool.

Getting from Austin to Fredericksburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Austin in January; daily highs in Fredericksburg reach 58°F and lows reach 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Wineries · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©

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.
San Antonio is known for shopping, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of The Alamo, explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, let little ones run wild at Brackenridge Park, and walk around Friedrich Wilderness Park.

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Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Fredericksburg in January, things will get somewhat warmer in San Antonio: highs are around 64°F and lows about 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns

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Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

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 16th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, examine the collection at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, and then get a new perspective on things with The Spirit of Dallas.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dallas trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from San Antonio to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in January, expect nights in Dallas to be about the same, around 37°F, while days are little chillier, around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Highlights from your plan
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
The Spirit of Dallas ©
The Spirit of Dallas

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