With its historic center and tree-lined streets, McKinney is a popular weekend destination for people in Dallas looking for a bit of rest. Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary features an 80s grassland town, animatronic dinosaurs and scenic nature trails. McKinney’s historic center is a perfect walking area and provides an excellent way to feel the city and its past, with McKinney Square at its heart. Frontier Park has children’s play areas and a splash panel, as well as football fields and baseball diamonds.
The whole family will enjoy Sandy Lane Park, complete with mini golf, boating and more. Also visit the Perot Museum of Nature and Science and Dallas Heritage Village: only the incredible architecture and scenery are worth a visit during your family vacation in Texas. If you plan to visit Texas in the summer, you will come across some fun adventures. The beautiful scenery, festive restaurants and charming towns make Texas a wonderful place to visit every month. It even seems that the sun shines almost relentlessly in June, July and August. In general, West Texas is warmer in summer and East Texas is wetter in summer.
In this area you will also find the starting point for the picturesque journey on Grapevine Vintage Railroad. In Austin, the strange redhead returns to the Circuit of the Americas for Willie Nelson’s 46th annual picnic on July 4, a full day of old and new country music. Meanwhile, Robert Earl Keen’s fourth on the river at Louise Hays Park in Kerrville offers free live music and the biggest fireworks in Hill Country. Blue Bell fans travel from everywhere to see how their favorite ice cream is made.
Not to mention some of the country’s most popular cities, amusement parks (including the world’s only amusement park for those with special needs), museums and everything in between. The food, of course, also adds to the appeal of family outings in Texas, apartment for rent 77090 in Houston with fried chicken fillets filling whole dishes and authentic Mexican delicacies in abundance. With many world-class attractions, hotels and restaurants and of course miles of sandy beaches, Galveston is a perfect vacation spot every month of the year.
A cannon system in the Texas Panhandle, near the towns of Amarillo and Lubbock, Palo Duro Canyon State Park is, for about 120 miles, the second largest gorge in the United States and one of the great places to visit in Texas. Although the average width is six miles, it extends to an amazing 20 miles in certain areas, so there is plenty of room to explore. Besides the fact that Palo Duro Canyon is full of great hiking trails and beautiful rock formations, this is a great place to go outside and enjoy a wide variety of activities. From freeing your inner cowboy with a horseback ride through the park, or a zip-line action pumping adrenaline, this park has something the whole family can enjoy. With an amphitheater in the park, there are even shows to enjoy in this incredible environment. As you explore the Palo Duro Canyon, the nearby huts are perfect for you, the family and even the family dog to relax after long days of exploring the park.
Head to Marfa for interesting art, a much more lively center than you would expect in a deserted town, an excellent food culture and of course the legendary Marfa Lights, which have confused visitors for generations. As the second largest state in the US, Possible Texas vacation spots include everything from tropical beaches to mountain peaks, city lights, lush waterfalls and open deserts overshadowed by skies larger than life to quirky towns.
In summer, San Antonio offers visitors a host of fun activities, with attractions such as the San Antonio Zoo, Sea World San Antonio and Fiesta Texas, as well as historic attractions such as the Alamo. This complex offers some of the usual retreat facilities, including restaurants, a 36-hole golf course, a gym, a day spa, a boutique and over a thousand beautiful rooms with enough space for both couples and groups. You will love the Woodlands Resort, a fun resort with a water park just north of Houston in Pineywoods! In the city, you can rent canoes or kayaks to enjoy Woodlands Waterways and take a quick drive to Spring for shopping. Although this park is located in West Texas, a desert environment, don’t be frightened by the heat. Take a walk in the first mornings or nights to see wildlife and avoid desert heat during the day.
Other things to do in Big Bend National Park include kayaking, rangers tours, and Junior Ranger children’s programs. South Padre Island offers many opportunities to take to the water during your Texas outing, from dolphin rides to pirate cruises. Other highlights include Sea Turtle, Inc., a rehabilitation center for injured turtles; a Schlitterbahn Beach Resort, with an indoor and outdoor water park; and South Padre Island Adventure Park, for horse riding, zip line and more. Vacation rentals are hugely popular in South Padre, increasing the attractiveness for a family vacation in Texas.