9 days in Texas Itinerary

9 days in Texas Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Austin
— 3 nights
2
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
3
San Antonio
— 4 nights

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Attractions like The Escape Game Austin and Texas State Capitol make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, take some stellar pictures from Mount Bonnell, and get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Austin driving holiday planner.

Edmonton, Canada to Austin is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Edmonton in March, with highs in Austin at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): make a trip to Charles Beckendorf Gallery, thenbrush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Pacific War, thendo a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Enchanted Rock State Natural Area.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Fredericksburg online day trip planner.

You can drive from Austin to Fredericksburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Austin in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Fredericksburg, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Charles Beckendorf Gallery ©
Charles Beckendorf Gallery
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main

4
nights
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like SeaWorld and Mission San Jose. There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, explore the galleries of The Alamo, pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, and go for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Fredericksburg in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in San Antonio, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Theme Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns

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