Best 7 places to visit in Texas in December

Big Bend National Park

Home to diverse landscapes, including mountains, deserts, and rivers, Big Bend National Park offers opportunities for hiking, camping, and exploring its many natural wonders.

Galveston Island

This barrier island on the Gulf Coast of Texas is known for its beaches, amusement parks, and historical attractions.


A charming town in the Hill Country, Fredericksburg is known for its German heritage, wineries, and Christmas lights displays.

South Padre Island

This tropical island at the southern tip of Texas is known for its beaches, water sports, and nightlife.

San Antonio

The Alamo, the River Walk, and delicious Tex-Mex food are just a few of the things to enjoy in San Antonio.

El Paso

Located on the border with Mexico, El Paso is known for its unique blend of cultures, its mountains, and its mild winter weather.


The capital of Texas, Austin is a vibrant city with a live music scene, a variety of museums, and an eclectic mix of neighborhoods.