5 days in Edinburg & Big Bend National Park Itinerary

5 days in Edinburg & Big Bend National Park Itinerary

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5 days in Edinburg & Big Bend National Park Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
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Edinburg
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Big Bend National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Dallas

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Edinburg

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Edinburg is a city in and the county seat of Hidalgo County, Texas, United States. On the 18th (Mon), immerse yourself in nature at Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburg trip builder app .

Dallas to Edinburg is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Dallas in June, you will find days in Edinburg are somewhat warmer (98°F), and nights are about the same (77°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Big Bend National Park.

Things to do in Edinburg

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
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Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park ©

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Big Bend National Park

Big Bend National Park ©
Situated where the Rio Grande River takes a big southerly dip in West Texas, Big Bend National Park covers a massive expanse of desert, woodlands, and grasslands full of rivers, limestone canyons, and high mountains. Nearly 2,000 species of plant and animal life call this place home.
Spend the 19th (Tue) exploring nature at Big Bend National Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Chisos Mountains, play a few rounds at Lajitas Golf Resort & Spa, explore the stunning scenery at Santa Elena Canyon, and trek along Lost Mine Trail.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Big Bend National Park travel planning website .

Traveling by car from Edinburg to Big Bend National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June, daytime highs in Big Bend National Park are 100°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Big Bend National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Bend National Park
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Big Bend National Park ©
Big Bend National Park
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Santa Elena Canyon
Chisos Mountains ©
Chisos Mountains

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