8 days in Houston & Dallas Itinerary

8 days in Houston & Dallas Itinerary

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8 days in Houston & Dallas Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Houston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Dallas
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: Auckland

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.
Step out of Houston with an excursion to Kemah Boardwalk in Kemah--about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Space Center Houston, admire all the interesting features of Water Wall, get your game on at Escape Hunt, and meet the residents at Houston Zoo.

For more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Houston holiday builder app .

Auckland, New Zealand to Houston is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Auckland to Houston. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Auckland in July, with highs in Houston at 41°C and lows at 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Kemah Boardwalk
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Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Minute Maid Park ©
Minute Maid Park

4
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.
Take a break from Dallas with a short trip to Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District in Fort Worth, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, stroll around Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, explore and take pictures at AT&T Stadium, and appreciate the history behind Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dallas trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Houston to Dallas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, AT&T Stadium
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