9 days in Texas Itinerary

9 days in Texas Itinerary

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Corpus Christi
— 2 nights
2
San Antonio
— 2 nights
3
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
4
Austin
— 3 nights

2
nights
Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
On your second day here, kick back and relax at Malaquite Beach and Pavilion and then explore the striking landscape of Padre Island National Seashore.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Corpus Christi planner.

Manchester, UK to Corpus Christi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Manchester to Corpus Christi due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in April: high temperatures in Corpus Christi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Port Aransas Beach
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Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Malaquite Beach and Pavilion ©
Malaquite Beach and Pavilion

2
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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.
On the 7th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Mission San Jose, get to know the fascinating history of La Villita Historic Arts Village, thensteep yourself in history at The Alamo, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk. On your second day here, explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns and then wander the streets of Southtown.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our San Antonio online route planner.

Getting from Corpus Christi to San Antonio by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In April, daytime highs in San Antonio are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
On the 9th (Thu), sample the fine beverages at Garrison Brothers Distillery, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, thendo a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, and finally do a tasting at Lost Draw Cellars.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Fredericksburg trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Fredericksburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Antonio in April, with highs in Fredericksburg at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Wineries Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Garrison Brothers Distillery
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National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Lost Draw Cellars ©
Lost Draw Cellars
Garrison Brothers Distillery ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, thentake an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, and then get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): get your game on at The Escape Game Austin, wander the streets of 6th Street, thenwander the streets of South Congress Avenue, and finally hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Austin road trip site.

You can drive from Fredericksburg to Austin in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Fredericksburg in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Austin. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
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Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin

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