9 days in Texas Itinerary

9 days in Texas Itinerary

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Austin
— 2 nights
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San Antonio
— 3 nights
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Corpus Christi
— 2 nights
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South Padre Island
— 1 night

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue and then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, take in nature's colorful creations at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, then identify plant and animal life at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, and finally admire the striking features of The Driskill.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Austin online trip itinerary maker.

Minneapolis to Austin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, Austin is somewhat warmer than Minneapolis - with highs of 93°F and lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Natural Bridge Caverns and San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. Bring the kids along to The San Antonio River Walk and The Alamo. Pack the 12th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Mission San Jose, find something for the whole family at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and get to know the resident critters at San Antonio Zoo.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Antonio route planner.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in San Antonio sees daily highs of 93°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Malaquite Beach and Pavilion and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Padre Island National Seashore.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Corpus Christi visit app.

You can drive from San Antonio to Corpus Christi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June in Corpus Christi, expect temperatures between 93°F during the day and 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
Malaquite Beach and Pavilion ©
Malaquite Beach and Pavilion

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South Padre Island

South Padre Island ©
A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
On the 16th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Sea Turtle, Inc. and then get to know the fascinating history of Laguna Madre Nature Trail.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our South Padre Island road trip planner.

Drive from Corpus Christi to South Padre Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Corpus Christi in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in South Padre Island: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 75°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Parks · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Sea Turtle, Inc. ©
Sea Turtle, Inc.
South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center ©
Laguna Madre Nature Trail ©
Laguna Madre Nature Trail

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