7 days in Texas Itinerary

7 days in Texas Itinerary

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Drive
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San Antonio
— 1 night
Bus to Austin, Fly to Lubbock
2
Lubbock
— 1 day
Fly
3
Rockport
— 1 night
Drive
4
South Padre Island
— 1 night
+2
Drive to Valley International Airport, Fly to Midland International Airport, Drive to Odessa
5
Odessa
— 1 night
Drive to Midland International Airport, Fly to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
6
Dallas
— 1 night
Drive

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, steep yourself in history at Steves Homestead, then contemplate the long history of The Guenther House Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of King William Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Alamo, then take an in-depth tour of Battle For Texas: The Experience, then examine the collection at Witte Museum, and finally admire the architecture and history at Mission San Juan.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio day trip tool.

Houston to San Antonio is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. November in San Antonio sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lubbock.

Things to do in San Antonio

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The Alamo ©
Must see
The Alamo
4.4
Witte Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Witte Museum
4.3

1
day
Lubbock

Lubbock is a city in and the county seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Lubbock Veterans Memorial, see the interesting displays at Bayer Museum of Agriculture, and then steep yourself in history at National Ranching Heritage Center.

Start your trip to Lubbock by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from San Antonio to Lubbock in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in November, things will get a bit cooler in Lubbock: highs are around 65°F and lows about 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Rockport.

Things to do in Lubbock

Museums · Historic Sites
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Bayer Museum of Agriculture ©
Specialty Museum
Bayer Museum of Agriculture
4.6

1
night
Rockport

Rockport is a city in Aransas County, Texas, United States. To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rockport day trip tool.

Getting from Lubbock to Rockport by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Lubbock in November, you will find days in Rockport are a bit warmer (74°F), and nights are warmer (59°F). On the 4th (Wed), you'll travel to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Rockport

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

1
night
South Padre Island

A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): stop by Karen's Custom Toe Rings, look for all kinds of wild species at South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, then admire the majestic nature at Isla Blanca Park, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Laguna Madre Nature Trail.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the South Padre Island road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Rockport to South Padre Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and shuttle. Traveling from Rockport in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in South Padre Island, with lows around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Odessa.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Laguna Madre Nature Trail ©
Historic Walking Area
Laguna Madre Nature Trail
4.4

1
night
Odessa

Odessa is a city in and the county seat of Ector County, Texas, United States. On the 5th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Ellen Noel Art Museum, see the interesting displays at Presidential Archives and Leadership Library, and then explore the ancient world of Stonehenge Replica. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at I-20 Wildlife Preserve and then learn more about the world around you at Museum of the Southwest.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Odessa tour itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from South Padre Island to Odessa with the Route module. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from South Padre Island in November: highs in Odessa hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Museum of the Southwest ©
Natural History Museum
Museum of the Southwest
4.0

1
night
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with The Spirit of Dallas, see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then examine the collection at Frontiers of Flight Museum.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Dallas itinerary maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Odessa to Dallas. Traveling from Odessa in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 49°F in Dallas. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Dallas

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