8 Best Texas Tourist Attractions

8 Best Texas Tourist Attractions

The Alamo

Alamo, is a great place for first-time visitors to Texas. The fort's reconstructed mission buildings and the cenotaph honoring the courageous Texans who died fighting the Mexican Army.

The River Walk

The River Walk winds through the city's major commercial centers, hotels, restaurants, and attractions. The easiest way to see it is to take a cruise upstream and then walk back.

Natural Bridge Caverns

The Natural Bridge Caverns, with 10,000 stalactite formations, is one of Texas's most unusual attractions.Lantern tours, treetop climbing adventures via ropeways, and zip lines make your experience surreal. xt

The Space Centre

Houston's Space is a fascinating Texas attraction that gives you a glimpse into the world's largest space program.The Houston Space Centre Visitor has astronaut memorabilia, moon rock samples, etc.

South Padre Island

Padre Island, the longest undeveloped barrier island. Birdwatchers love this protected treasure with rare sea turtles and many migratory birds.

The USS Lexington

The USS Lexington, one of the largest surviving in Corpus Christi. This former aircraft carrier docked near the city center is now a naval museum with a big collection of historic aircraft.

Fort Worth Stockyards

The Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District is named for its stockyards. The stockyards are now tourist attractions. These stockyards have great concerts and trail rides.

The Big Bend National Park

The Big Bend National Park, one of Texas' most popular tourist destinations, with approximately 240 bird species and 240 miles of hiking trails.