8 days in Fort Worth & Chincoteague Island Itinerary

8 days in Fort Worth & Chincoteague Island Itinerary

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Fort Worth
— 3 nights
Fly to Norfolk, Bus to Oak Hall, Va
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Chincoteague Island
— 4 nights
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Drive to Salisbury, MD, Bus to Baltimore, Fly to Dallas

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Fort Worth

— 3 nights

Where the West Begins

Advertising itself as the place where the American West begins, Fort Worth stubbornly clings to its cowboy roots, making it a distinctly different town from most other urban centers of its size.
Change things up with these side-trips from Fort Worth: Dallas (The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, contemplate the long history of Top O'Hill Terrace, admire the masterpieces at Kimbell Art Museum, and examine the collection at Tandy Leather Museum & Gallery.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fort Worth trip itinerary website.

Dallas to Fort Worth is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. June in Fort Worth sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Fort Worth

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Chincoteague Island

— 4 nights
Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
Spend the 19th (Sat) exploring nature at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Captain Dan's Around the Island Tours, stop by MamerSass, take in the pleasant sights at Chincoteague Island Waterman's Memorial, and stroll through Bike Depot.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Chincoteague Island trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Fort Worth to Chincoteague Island takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fort Worth to Chincoteague Island. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Fort Worth in June; daily highs in Chincoteague Island reach 82°F and lows reach 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors