7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Dallas
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 15​min
2
Austin
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
San Antonio
— 1 night
bus:  3​h
4
Houston
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Newark

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): make a trip to Sundance Square, identify plant and animal life at Fort Worth Botanic Garden, and then get to know the fascinating history of Grapevine Historic Main Street District.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dallas trip planner .

Newark to Dallas is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Newark in July, things will get a bit warmer in Dallas: highs are around 96°F and lows about 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can catcht the bus to Austin.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Grapevine Historic Main Street District
Highlights from your plan
Fort Worth Botanic Garden ©
Fort Worth Botanic Garden
Kimbell Art Museum ©
Kimbell Art Museum
Sundance Square ©
Sundance Square

1
night
Austin

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 31st (Wed), admire the striking features of Texas State Capitol, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then wander the streets of South Congress Avenue.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Austin trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can take a bus from Dallas to Austin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July in Austin, expect temperatures between 98°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
South Congress Avenue ©
South Congress Avenue

1
night
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 1st (Thu): take in the history at Mission Concepcion, explore the world behind art at San Antonio Museum of Art, then browse the exhibits of The Alamo, and finally shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the San Antonio travel planner.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in San Antonio are 98°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Houston.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Mission Concepcion ©
Mission Concepcion
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk

2
nights
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 2nd (Fri): deepen your understanding at Battleship Texas State Historic Site and then examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Houston trip itinerary maker tool .

You can take a bus from San Antonio to Houston in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Houston can reach 95°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Battleship Texas State Historic Site ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston

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