7 days in Savannah & Texas Gulf Coast Itinerary

7 days in Savannah & Texas Gulf Coast Itinerary

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Savannah
— 3 nights
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Houston
— 3 nights
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Savannah

— 3 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Change things up with these side-trips from Savannah: Tybee Island Beach (in Tybee Island) and Hilton Head (Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, admire the striking features of Mickve Israel Temple, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and contemplate the long history of Olde Pink House.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Savannah trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Savannah. July in Savannah sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can fly to Houston.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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Houston

— 3 nights

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Step out of Houston to go to Galveston and see The Seawall, which is approximately 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Space Center Houston, stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery, play a few rounds at Hermann Park, and engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Houston visit planning website.

Getting from Savannah to Houston by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Savannah to Houston, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Houston, expect temperatures between 95°F during the day and 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Texas Gulf Coast travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Aquariums · Science Museums
Stretching over 965 km (600 mi) from Louisiana to the Mexican border, the Texas Gulf Coast is the state's main region for outdoor activity and vacation getaways. Dotted with funky seaside villages, expansive national parks, and beautiful golden sand beaches, the Gulf Coast is only an hour's drive from Houston, the state's cultural and commercial hub. For some historical sightseeing, wander through centuries-old downtown Galveston, or head to South Padre Island for a tropical holiday.