Spring break travel is one of my favorites. In Texas, spring is when the weather starts getting warmer and getting out of the house is must! The kids are out of school and it’s the perfect excuse to load up the car and take a little road trip.
Top Texas Spring Break Destinations
Texas is the perfect destination for spring break. There are SO many unique tiny towns, lots of big cities and beaches to choose from. It’s a state that has it all!
Spring Break Destinations in Texas
Galveston – This seaside city has plenty of sandy beaches to build sandcastles, enjoy the carnival atmosphere at Pleasure Pier and tour a submarine.
Fort Worth – Enjoy a weekend where the west begins. Go line dancing at Billy Bob’s, feed the giraffes at the Fort Worth Zoo, watch a cattle drive and enjoying Mexican Food at Joe T Garcias.
San Antonio – This city has so much fun and cultural activities to choose from. Everything from remembering The Alamo and other missions, stroll the Riverwalk, shopping a the historic El Mercado and getting the activities best views of the city at Tower of the Americas.
Waco – There is so much more to do in this city after shopping & eating cupcakes at Magnolia Market. Take a hike through Cameron park, stroll through the Dr. Pepper Museum and kayak along the Brazos river.
Pablo Canyon State Park – The perfect destination for the outdoorsy family and adventure seekers. Located near Amarillo, there are over 29,000 acres to enjoy hiking, biking, horse riding and camping. Be sure to bring a bottle of spray paint and leave your mark at Cadillac Ranch.
Austin – You can never go wrong with a visit to the state capital. Listen to love music on the infamous 6th street, explore Zilker Park and dine at the Oasis on Lake Travis to see the most beautiful sunsets.
Fredericksburg – Sure this an adult playground, but most of the wineries are kid families and have plenty activities to keep the kiddos entertained. Be sure to hike Enchanted Rock to see amazing views of the Texas Hill Country.
Looking for a fun adults only trip to Fredericksburg, then be sure to read this guide for recommendations of where to stay, eat and the best wineries.
Do you have a favorite Texas Spring Break city? There are SO many places and I’ll be adding to this list!