9 days in Austin, San Antonio & Dallas Itinerary

9 days in Austin, San Antonio & Dallas Itinerary

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Austin
— 3 nights
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San Antonio
— 2 nights
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Dallas
— 3 nights

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Texas Military Forces Museum and Harry Ransom Center. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Texas State Cemetery, grab your bike and head to Barton Creek Greenbelt, get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, and admire the masterpieces at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Austin travel route app.

London, UK to Austin is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from London to Austin due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, you will find days in Austin are much warmer (31°C), and nights are a bit warmer (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Highlights from your plan
Texas Military Forces Museum ©
Texas Military Forces Museum
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Texas State Cemetery ©
Texas State Cemetery

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of King William Historic District, contemplate the long history of The Guenther House Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, and finally take in the history at Mission Espada. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph Catholic Church, then examine the collection at San Antonio Fire Museum, then contemplate the long history of The Alamo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Briscoe Western Art Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Antonio trip app.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in San Antonio

Highlights from your plan
Mission Espada ©
Mission Espada
Briscoe Western Art Museum ©
Briscoe Western Art Museum
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

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Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Frontiers of Flight Museum, admire the natural beauty at Fort Worth Botanic Garden, and then wander the streets of Sundance Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park, admire the masterpieces at Crow Collection of Asian Art, then explore the world behind art at Nasher Sculpture Center, and finally see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Dallas day trip planning app.

You can fly from San Antonio to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Antonio, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Dallas, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fort Worth Botanic Garden ©
Fort Worth Botanic Garden
Sundance Square ©
Sundance Square
Nasher Sculpture Center ©
Nasher Sculpture Center

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