7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Houston
— 1 night
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San Antonio
— 2 nights
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Dallas
— 2 nights
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Alamo
— 1 night

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Houston

Houston ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Holocaust Museum Houston and then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Funeral History. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, and then explore the world behind art at The Menil Collection.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Houston trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Houston. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in October, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Holocaust Museum Houston ©
Holocaust Museum Houston
National Museum of Funeral History ©
National Museum of Funeral History
The Menil Collection ©
The Menil Collection

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Briscoe Western Art Museum, get engrossed in the history at Battle For Texas: The Experience, and then contemplate the long history of The Alamo. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph Catholic Church, examine the collection at San Antonio Fire Museum, then get engrossed in the history at The Guenther House Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of King William Historic District.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our San Antonio tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Houston to San Antonio by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In October in San Antonio, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 64°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in San Antonio

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Briscoe Western Art Museum ©
Briscoe Western Art Museum
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
St Joseph Catholic Church ©
St Joseph Catholic Church

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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.
On the 28th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Fort Worth Botanic Garden, admire the masterpieces at Kimbell Art Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Wat Buddharatnaram. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, then see the interesting displays at Frontiers of Flight Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Nasher Sculpture Center.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Dallas trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to Dallas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Antonio in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Dallas: temperatures range from 82°F by day to 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Alamo.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Kimbell Art Museum ©
Kimbell Art Museum
Nasher Sculpture Center ©
Nasher Sculpture Center
Frontiers of Flight Museum ©
Frontiers of Flight Museum

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Alamo

Alamo ©
Alamo, located in the Rio Grande Valley in what is nicknamed the "Land of Two Summers," is a town known as "The Refuge to the Valley" in the irrigated area of southern Hidalgo County, Texas. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan Del Valle, and then see the interesting displays at Old Hidalgo Pumphouse Museum and World Birding Center.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Alamo travel route planner.

Explore your travel options from Dallas to Alamo with the Route module. In October, Alamo is somewhat warmer than Dallas - with highs of 91°F and lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alamo

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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