Day 1 Dallas - Austin - San Antonio (261 miles)
Today we will arrive at Austin. We will have a chance to go inside the State Capitol. Next, we will visit University of Texas and Texas Military Forces Museum. After we pass by Hope Outdoor Gallery, we will head to San Antonio. At night, we may take Night Tour in San Antonio and the river walk cruise.
Day 2 San Antonio - Houston (197 miles)
After breakfast, we will first visit the Alamo Mission and learn the history between Mexican troops and Texan defenders. Later on, we will visit the Buckhorn Museum, Historic Market Square and the 750-foot-tall Tower of the Americas before driving to Houston.
Day 3 Houston - New Orleans (317 miles)
Today, we will drive from Houston to New Orleans. Once we are outside of the Big Easy, we will visit the Oak Alley Plantation. We will also go on an adventurous swamp tour to explore the unique ecosystem of the bayou and spot animals like alligators, snakes, turtles, herons and more. Next, we will head to our hotel in the French Quarter before taking the rest of the day to explore the city. Bourbon Street offers countless live jazz clubs, and there is no shortage of great restaurants around Jackson Square.
Day 4 New Orleans - Houston (317 miles)
In the morning, we will visit the National World War II Memorial. Around noon, we will take a Mississippi Steamboat Jazz Cruise that leaves from the heart of the French Quarter.Later, we will return to Houston.
Day 5 Houston In-Depth Tour
We will start our day by making our first stop to Battleship Texas, which is only remaining dreadnought battleship in WWI. Not too far from the Battleship Texas, we will visit our second sightseeing attraction - San Jacinto Monument. After that, we will head to NASA Space Center. You will not only visit the museum but also have a chance to take the little train into Johnson Space Center, where all the Space Station mission operations located and learn more about the new mission and space plan. Before the end of the day, we will visit the last sightseeing location and take the Dolphin Cruise in the Gulf of Mexico.
Day 6 Houston City Tour
First, we will stop by Toyota Center and then head to Rice University. Later, we will go for the Houston Museum of Natural Science. In the afternoon, you won't want to miss George Ranch Historic Park.
Day 7 Houston - Dallas (224 miles)
After breakfast, we will head back to Dallas (4 hours). Please check "Departure and Return" for pickup and drop-off details.