9 days in Texas Itinerary

9 days in Texas Itinerary

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Corpus Christi
— 2 nights
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Pecos
— 1 night
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Amarillo
— 1 night
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Wichita Falls
— 2 nights
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Waco
— 1 night
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Houston
— 1 day

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Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©

Texas Riviera

A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
On the 21st (Wed), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Texas State Aquarium and then brush up on your military savvy at USS Lexington Museum on the Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Corpus Christi Harbor Bridge, kick back and relax at Port Aransas Beach, and then cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive South Texas on Mustang Island.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Corpus Christi travel planner.

Houston to Corpus Christi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in October, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Pecos.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Museums

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Pecos

Pecos ©
Pecos is the largest city in and the county seat of Reeves County, Texas, United States. On the 23rd (Fri), see the interesting displays at Memory Lane Car Museum - Now Open Summer 2017 and then see the interesting displays at West of The Pecos Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pecos itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Corpus Christi to Pecos in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Corpus Christi in October: high temperatures in Pecos hover around 82°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Pecos

Museums
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Specialty Museum
West of The Pecos Museum
4.5

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, make a trip to Second Amendment Cowboy, and then don't miss a visit to Cadallic Ranch.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Amarillo road trip site.

You can drive from Pecos to Amarillo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In October, Amarillo is slightly colder than Pecos - with highs of 75°F and lows of 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Wichita Falls.

Things to do in Amarillo

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Landmark
Cadallic Ranch
3.6

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Wichita Falls

Wichita Falls ©
Wichita Falls is a city in and the county seat of Wichita County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The World's Littlest Skyscraper, stop by The Pecan Shed, then admire the sheer force of The Falls in Lucy Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at River Bend Nature Center, and finally delve into the mystery of Dr. White's Sanitorium - Old Insane Asylum. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Museum of North Texas History and then try your luck at Kiowa Casino & Hotel.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Wichita Falls trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Amarillo to Wichita Falls takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amarillo in October: high temperatures in Wichita Falls hover around 81°F and lows are around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Waco.

Things to do in Wichita Falls

Museums · Parks · Nature · Fun & Games

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Specialty Museum
Museum of North Texas History
4.5
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Wildlife Area
River Bend Nature Center
4.5
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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Pecan Shed
4.6

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Waco

Waco ©
Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Waco Mammoth National Monument, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cameron Park Zoo, then examine the collection at Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally snap pictures at Waco Suspension Bridge.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Waco online day trip planner.

Getting from Wichita Falls to Waco by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Houston.

Things to do in Waco

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Houston

Houston ©

Bayou City

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Holocaust Museum Houston, then examine the collection at Houston Museum District, then admire the masterpieces at The Menil Collection, and finally admire the sheer force of Water Wall.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Houston trip builder website.

Drive from Waco to Houston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Houston when traveling from Waco in October, with lows around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Art Museum
The Menil Collection
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History Museum
Holocaust Museum Houston
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Specialty Museum
Houston Museum District
4.8

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