Starting in Houston, you can visit the space centre before heading to historic San Antonio where you’ll be able to learn about the Texas fight for independence and the Alamo. You can enjoy a few days in Austin and find out why they use the slogan “Keep Austin Weird”. Your next few days will be in neighbouring cities of Fort Worth and Dallas where you can experience western culture at the Fort Worth Stockyards and visit the site of JFK’s assassination in Dallas, Dealey Plaza.
All our road trips can be shortened or extra nights added or modified with upgraded hotels, car etc. We love building tailor made trips!
Days 1 - 3:
Houston (3 nights)
Your Texas Triangle road trip will start with your flight to Texas. You’ll be in Houston for three nights giving you two full days to enjoy some of the many attractions of Houston such as the Space Center or Aquarium. Downtown Houston is relatively compact and has a wonderful Theatre district.
Days 4 & 5:
San Antonio (2 nights)
For the next two days you’ll visit San Antonio, less than 150 miles from the Mexican border. The city is most famous for The Alamo in the Texas fight for independence in 1836. We love to wander along the popular San Antonio River Walk which winds its way under bridges and has many riverside bars and restaurants
Day 6 - 8:
Austin (3 nights)
It’s a simple 80 miles drive from San Antonio to Austin. Spend some time enjoying the Capitol Building and museum. Walk down Congress Avenue to Allens Boots which is a store full of cowboy boots and hats! You’re here for 3 nights so enjoy the music scene here in Austin and find out why they want to “Keep Austin Weird"
Days 9 - 11:
Dallas/Fort Worth (3 nts)
The next three nights will be in Dallas from where you can visit local attractions here and in neighbouring city Fort Worth. Visit the School Book Depository; the infamous site of the JFK assassination and the Fort Worth Stockyards in the historical district for an authentic experience of the region's history and western culture
Days 12 & 13:
Dallas & Fly Home
It’s your final morning in Texas and there’s still plenty to do. You might like to visit the Dallas Cowboys stadium or make the short drive to Southfork Ranch in Parker, Texas to visit the location used for 1980’s TV show “Dallas”. This evening you’ll catch your overnight flight back to the UK.
Our standard prices include a small family car, but you can hire a convertible or SUV. Take a look at your car choice here.
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