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See some of the top cities and attractions in Texas, the USA’s largest mainland state. Visit Odessa, travel to Dallas and see the city of San Antonio on an overland tour of the USA.
- 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31
Hit the road and travel to Texas on an overland tour of the US
Saddle up and prepare for a rip-roaring ride through one of the biggest, boldest and most surprising states in the USA. Get a taste of Southern hospitality on a ranch stay, sample fiery Tex-Mex cuisine or rock out to live music in Austin – Texas really does have it all. Become a Texas ranger and learn about cowboy culture as you take in the dynamic landscapes of America’s southwest on an overland adventure. See the iconic walls of the Alamo, take a stroll through dynamic Dallas, experience the remoteness of Big Bend National Park and discover why everything bigger, and better, in the unrivalled state of Texas.
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Arrive in Dallas, a classic Texan city that's known for its millionaires and muscle cars. Hit the road to Odessa, home to the world's largest jackrabbit, the Presidential Museum as well as the restored homes of both George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush.
Spend three days in the incredible Big Bend National Park, a stunning desert and mountain landscape that follows the Rio Grande. Explore the Chihuahuan desert environs on one of the many hiking trails, and head deep into the park to uncover the Lost Mine Trail - offering an unparalleled view across the Mexican Sky Islands.
Escape modern Texas and experience the simple life on a traditional Western ranch. Learn about the cowboys of the West, enjoy home-cooked meals and explore the ruggedly beautiful landscapes of rural Texas.
Soak up San Antonio’s rich cultural history and storied past. Brave the tourist throngs and ‘Remember the Alamo’, take a stroll along the Riverwalk or hunt for some tasty Mexican cuisine in this Latin-infused town.
Get ready for a toe-tapping, ear-pleasing extravaganza in the ‘weird’ city of Austin. A mecca for all things musical, Texas’s riverside capital is renowned for its relaxed lifestyle, laidback locals and diverse nightspots.
Return to the hustle and bustle of Dallas, where the curtain is drawn on the Texas ranger adventure. Enjoy an afternoon tour of the infamous Grassy Knoll and Book Depository, two places etched in history on the day of the JFK assassination.
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