4 days in Texas Itinerary

4 days in Texas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Texas trip itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

4 days in Texas Itinerary

Start: Houston
Drive:  1​h
1
Galveston, Galveston Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Austin
— 1 night
3
San Antonio
— 1 day
bus:  3​h 15​min
End: Houston

2
nights
Galveston, Galveston Island

Galveston ©
An old colonial city and a busy cruise ship port less than an hour's drive from Houston, Galveston sits on Galveston Island and serves as a popular vacation destination for both domestic and international travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the galleries of Moody Mansion and then make a splash at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Bishop's Palace, see the interesting displays at Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Galveston travel route builder tool .

Houston to Galveston is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In June in Galveston, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Galveston

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Moody Mansion ©
Moody Mansion
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Bishop's Palace ©
Bishop's Palace

1
night
Austin

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 17th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Austin trip planner.

You can drive from Galveston to Austin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Galveston in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Austin, with lows of 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Alamo, then admire the architecture and history at Mission Concepcion, and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Antonio, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 93°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Mission Concepcion ©
Mission Concepcion

Similar Plans

7 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Texas BY A USER FROM INDIA April, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Texas BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Texas BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Texas BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans
Request an agent
TRAVEL AGENT