3 days in Texas Itinerary

3 days in Texas Itinerary

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3 days in Texas Itinerary

Start: Lafayette
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
San Antonio
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Austin
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  4​h
End: Lafayette

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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 31st (Fri): steep yourself in history at The Alamo and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read San Antonio trip planner.

Lafayette to San Antonio is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. May in San Antonio sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Outdoors Museums Parks
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The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, then learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards Fredericksburg, then sample the fine beverages at Garrison Brothers Distillery, and finally explore and take pictures at Wildseed Farms.

Before you visit Fredericksburg, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from San Antonio to Fredericksburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from San Antonio in May, with highs in Fredericksburg at 81°F and lows at 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Wineries

Side Trip

Garrison Brothers Distillery
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National Museum of the Pacific War ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery
Grape Creek Vineyards Fredericksburg ©

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, then wander the streets of 6th Street, and finally make a trip to South Congress Avenue.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Austin online travel route planner .

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. June in Austin sees daily highs of 93°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
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Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
South Congress Avenue ©
South Congress Avenue

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