5 days in Piney Woods Itinerary

5 days in Piney Woods Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Piney Woods trip planner

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Tyler
— 1 night
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Jefferson
— 2 nights
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Huntsville
— 1 night
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Tyler

— 1 night
Tyler is a city located in central Smith County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Tyler State Park, meet the residents at Caldwell Zoo, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Brookshire's World of Wildlife Museum and Country Store. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherokee Trace Drive-Thru Safari and then get to know the resident critters at Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Tyler online trip planner.

Dallas to Tyler is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of tram and flight. In August, daytime highs in Tyler are 94°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Jefferson.

Things to do in Tyler

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Shopping

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Jefferson

— 2 nights
Jefferson is a historic city in Marion County in northeastern Texas, United States. On the 18th (Wed), contemplate the long history of The Grove and then explore the activities along Caddo Lake State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Jefferson Historical Museum and then stop by Jefferson General Store.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Jefferson tour planning app.

Drive from Tyler to Jefferson in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Jefferson can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Huntsville.

Things to do in Jefferson

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Nature

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Huntsville

— 1 night
Huntsville is a city in and the county seat of Walker County, Texas, United States. On the 20th (Fri), examine the collection at Texas Prison Museum and then appreciate the history behind Sam Houston Statue.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Huntsville trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Jefferson to Huntsville takes 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Huntsville are 94°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Huntsville

Museums
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