5 days in Texas Itinerary

5 days in Texas Itinerary

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Corpus Christi
— 1 night
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San Antonio
— 1 night
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Austin
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Port Aransas Beach. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Padre Island National Seashore.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Corpus Christi trip tool.

New York City to Corpus Christi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Corpus Christi at 87°F and lows at 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Port Aransas Beach
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Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, take in panoramic vistas at Tower of the Americas, then steep yourself in history at The Alamo, and finally go for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk.

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You can drive from Corpus Christi to San Antonio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October, daytime highs in San Antonio are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Tower of the Americas ©
Tower of the Americas
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

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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 30th (Fri): take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, join in the after-dark buzz at 6th Street, then take in the exciting artwork at Wild About Music, and finally admire the striking features of The Driskill. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum and then trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Austin trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Antonio to Austin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Austin can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum

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