Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Grants Pass to Austin. If you're planning a road trip to Austin, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Day 1, 9:00 am: start in Grants Pass
drive for about 5.5 hours
Day 1, 2:31 pm: Yountville
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:31 pm
drive for about 4 hours
Day 1, 7:31 pm: Hearst Castle
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am
Day 2, 11:00 am: leave from Hearst Castle
drive for about 4 hours
Day 3, 10:00 am: leave from Shutters On the Beach
drive for about 6.5 hours
Day 4, 10:00 am: leave from Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort
drive for about 6 hours
Day 4, 4:03 pm: El Paso
stay overnight and leave the next day around 9:00 am
Day 5, 9:00 am: leave from El Paso
drive for about 7 hours
Day 5, 3:46 pm: Caverns of Sonora
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:46 pm
drive for about 3.5 hours
Your starting point is Grants Pass, Oregon.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Yountville (23 answers)
Mumm Napa (9 mentions)
Joseph Phelps Vineyards (9 mentions)
Oakville Grocery (8 mentions)
Del Dotto Estate Winery & Caves (6 mentions)
Grgich Hills Estate (6 mentions)
restaurants around Yountville:
The French Laundry
questions about Yountville:
Is the French Laundry worth it?
Hearst Castle (99 mentions)
Los Angeles (559 answers)
Santa Monica Pier (70 mentions)
Griffith Observatory (63 mentions)
Venice Beach Boardwalk (62 mentions)
Abbot Kinney (56 mentions)
Third Street Promenade (55 mentions)
restaurants around Los Angeles:
Grand Central Market
hotels around Los Angeles:
Shutters On the Beach
The Standard Downtown LA
Ace Hotel Los Angeles
The Huntley Hotel
questions about Los Angeles:
Where are the top 5 places to see a celebrity in L.A.?
What's your favorite burger in L.A?
Free things to do in Los Angeles?
What are the top 3 beaches in Los Angeles?
Best restaurants in Los Angeles?
Phoenix (88 answers)
Piestewa Peak (3 mentions)
Dreamy Draw Recreation Area (2 mentions)
Phoenix Art Museum (2 mentions)
Bunky Boutique (2 mentions)
Frances (2 mentions)
restaurants around Phoenix:
SunUp Brewing Co
The Parlor Pizzeria
The Clever Koi
hotels around Phoenix:
Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort
The Clarendon Hotel and Spa
questions about Phoenix:
What is your favorite restaurant in Phoenix?
Food and things to see in Phoenix and Tucson
Best restaurants in Phoenix?
Popular neighborhoods to stay in Phoenix?
Where are the best free things to do in Phoenix?
El Paso (22 answers)
questions about El Paso:
Best free things to do in El Paso?
Must-see spots & fun things to do for 4 guys in their mid twenties?
El Paso, TX
Caverns of Sonora (2 mentions)
Your final destination is Austin, Texas.
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Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Austin.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Hotel San Jose, which was mentioned 12 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Chuy's Restaurant, which was mentioned 11 times.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
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