Texas And Louisiana By Motorhome

  • 15 Days / 14 Nights
  • All year round
  • Round trip scheduled flights
  • C19 Motorhome, including: insurance (Third Party Liability Protection, Auto Liability Coverage and Supplemental Liability Coverage up to $1,000,000), Vehicle Departure and Provisions Kit (including cooking and eating utensils), Personal Kits (includng towels, pillows, sheets), mileage (500 kilometre package) KOA Campground Card & Directory and local taxes on all items which have been prepaid.
  • First nights accommodation

Prices

From £2252 per person based on two adults sharing in low season. Other prices available on request.

Day 1

Arrive Houston

Depart the UK on your chosen scheduled flight to Houston. Upon arrival, independently make your way to your hotel, where you spend the first night of your adventure.

NOTE: you may choose to add extra nights in Houston at the start of your journey or, as you return to Houston to fly home, you could stay extra nights at the end. Or perhaps do both!

Omni Houston Hotel
Day 2

Galveston Beach

80mi / 129km

After enjoying some sightseeing in Houston and an overnight stay, make your way to the Cruise America depot. Head to the Gulf of Mexico and historic Galveston Beach for the first night. Visit: Moody Gardens, 242 acres part theme park and part pleasure garden. If you are travelling with the kids then a visit to Schlitterbahn Waterpark won’t disappoint featuring uphill water coasters, whitewater rapids and the Boogie Bahn Surf ride!


Day 3, 4

Mustang Island Corpus Christi

205mi / 330km

You will want to stop a lot on the road to Port Aransas on Mustang Island, and just north of Padre Island. We suggest you spend a couple of nights relaxing and take the opportunity to visit Corpus Christi and the beaches. Visit: enjoy some time beach-combing, fishing or swimming today at one of the beautiful beaches. Stroll around the Marina, the focal point of Corpus Christi and maybe visit Galvan House.


Day 5, 6

San Antonio

185mi / 298km

Heading north and away from the beaches to San Antonio, home of the famous Battle of the Alamo and discover the lingering cornerstones of great American History. Visit: enjoy wandering the shops and café’s alongside the Canal. Flow through the heart of the city on a river cruiser and take in the beauty of the River Walk. San Antonio is home to two theme Parks including Six Flags, Texas.


Day 7

Abeline

255mi / 410km

Continue north to Abeline. The Abilene park system includes 29 parks, occupying a total of 1,247.56 acres. The Abilene Zoo is a popular attraction. On every second Thursday evening of the month, Artwalk is held in downtown Abilene. During Artwalk all the local museums are free, local musicians and performers busk, and several crafters and artists set up booths and sell their wares. Visit: Abilene Zoo


Day 8

Fort Worth

155mi / 249km

Today you head for Fort Worth, located adjacent to Dallas. There is plenty to do at Yogi Bears Jellystone! Your campground for this evening. The prime focus is on family fun, with plenty of  activities for everyone. Oh, yes – and Yogi Bear™ is always somewhere to be found. Kids will enjoy the great new pool facility – Pirates Cove with lots of water slides to keep them busy for a few hours.


Day 9

South Fork & Texarkana

235mi / 378km

We suggest you take a little longer and divert off Interstate 30 to visit South Fork, home of the Ewings in Parker, Texas – northeast of Dallas. Texarkana is on the Texas/Arkansas border and boasts Scott Joplin as a native. Visit: Americas most famous ranch – South Fork.


Day 10

Natchez

285mi / 459km

Today you visit four states! Texas to Arkansas; Arkansas to Louisiana; Louisiana to overnight in Natchez the oldest town in Mississippi. Tour a few of the majestic mansions that have drawn thousands of visitors to Natchez over the years. Take the short drive out to The Grand Village of the Natchez Indians and stroll the hallowed ground of the home of the city’s original inhabitants. There are ceremonial mounds at the site, along with a replica of an Indian dwelling. Stop off for a tour of one of the majestic mansions en route. Take the 45 minute narrated, horse-drawn carriage tour of  the historic district of Natchez. Visit Natchez National Historical Park.


Day 11, 12

New Orleans

165mi / 266km

Heading for the historic, gracious and unique city of New Orleans: the birthplace of jazz. You can walk from the French Quarter RV Park into the heart of New Orleans. The wonderful restaurants, the world famous music, nightlife and festivals for everyone might make you extend your stay here! Visit: Jackson Square, Basin Street and Audubon park. Cruise the Mississippi aboard a paddle steamer. Join one of the Ranger lead daily walks through the French Quarter. Check with Preservation hall if there are any performances during your stay.


Day 13

Plantation Homes & Baton Rouge

85mi / 137km

Today you head for Louisiana’s State Capital, Baton Rouge: known affectionately as the Red Stick, rich in Louisiana culture, entertainment and heritage. En route be sure to stop off along The Great River Road and experience one of the many magnificent plantation homes telling the story of the rich and colourful history of Louisiana Plantation life. Visit: the Old State Capital museum to learn about state and local history. For some good Cajun food and great beer on tap try the Chimes Restaurant and Tap room at LSU.


Day 14

Lake Charles & Beaumont

205mi / 330km

Heading back to Texas today but on the way stop at famous Lake Charles. In fact if you can extend your trip  and enjoy a night here. Explore Lake Charles diverse offerings. Outdoor adventures also include a journey into Louisiana’s Outback along the Creole Nature Trail All American Road. Visit: Charpentier Historic District and area museum for a glimpse into the past.


Day 15

Journey Home

75mi / 121km

Allow a good two hours to get back to the Cruise America depot, especially if driving in rush hour. Return your motorhome, make your way to the airport and check in for your flight back to the UK.


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