8 days in Birmingham, Austin & San Antonio Itinerary

8 days in Birmingham, Austin & San Antonio Itinerary

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Birmingham
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Austin
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San Antonio
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Birmingham

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Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Birmingham Zoo, then take some stellar pictures from Vulcan Park and Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and then learn the secrets of beer at Red Clay Tours.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Birmingham online itinerary planner.

Savannah to Birmingham is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Savannah to Birmingham due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Savannah in December, expect Birmingham to be a bit cooler, temps between 59°F and 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Birmingham

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Museums · Parks
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Austin

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Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Texas State Capitol, explore the world behind art at Elisabet Ney Museum, then get great views at Mount Bonnell, and finally stroll around Zilker Metropolitan Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, see the interesting displays at LBJ Presidential Library, then deepen your understanding at University of Texas at Austin, then view the masterpieces at Wild About Music, and finally admire the striking features of The Driskill.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Austin holiday builder website.

Fly from Birmingham to Austin in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in December, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Antonio: Fredericksburg (Main Street, National Museum of the Pacific War, &more). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld, take in the history at Mission Concepcion, take in the pleasant sights at The San Antonio River Walk, and contemplate the long history of Mission San Jose.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Antonio online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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