©

Burnet trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Burnet

Trip Planner USA  /  Texas  /  Burnet
Burnet is a city in and the county seat of Burnet County, Texas, United States. The population was 5,987 at the 2010 census.Both the city and the county were named for David Gouverneur Burnet, the first (provisional) president of the Republic of Texas. He also served as Vice President during the administration of Mirabeau B. Lamar.GeographyBurnet is located one mile west of the divide between the Brazos and Colorado River watersheds near the center of Burnet County. It is northwest of the state capital, Austin – roughly a 1- to 1½-hour drive via U.S. Highway 183 and State Highway 29. It is west of Georgetown and Interstate Highway 35 via State Highway 29, and north of San Antonio on U.S. Highway 281.According to the United States Census Bureau, Burnet has a total area of 26.3km2, of which 26.2sqkm is land and 0.1sqkm, or 0.32%, is water.HistoryIn December 1847, a company of the Texas Ranger Division commanded by Henry E. McCulloch established a station at the site of present-day Burnet for the protection of frontier settlers from Indian raids. In March 1849, the station was chosen as a federal fort and named Fort Croghan.
Burnet is in Texas (TX). Arrange all the small, but important details of your Burnet trip itinerary using our United States trip builder .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Burnet

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Burnet

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Sorry, www.visittheusa.com does not currently offer accommodation in Burnet

Recently planned trips to Burnet

30 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, relaxing, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, kids, relaxing, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Hill Country BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Hill Country BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Hill Country BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Burnet BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Burnet BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Hill Country BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans