Dallas Itinerary 3 Days

What to Do in Dallas in 3 Days Tour

This is a glimpse of what to do in Dallas in 3 days. We have mentioned some of the frequently added attractions in Dallas that range from historical to natural, from fun-filled to the most popular. Explore more travel ideas for a perfect 3-day Dallas itinerary.

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Got three days in the Dallas? Here is a list of plans for 3 days in Dallas that can serve as an excellent base to chalk out your trip to the city. Yet for the people who wish to pull this off, we have summed up our Dallas itinerary 3 days that will let you experience the true colors of the city, beautifully! Gear up!

What to see in 3 days in Dallas?

Day 1 in Dallas, Texas:

Pioneer Plaza:

As you walk to the intersection of Young and Griffin streets, brace yourself for the biggest bronze monument to ever grace this planet. It wouldn’t be fair to call Texas a cowboy state, if there wasn’t a monument or the likes to show the settlers coming into Dallas. The Pioneer Plaza attempts to pay a tribute to the city’s cowboy past by dedicated an entire square depicting a cattle drive complete with longhorn steers driven by cowboys, all in bronze. 

Address: Corner of Griffin and Young Street, Dallas, TX 75201, 75202, United States.

Timings: 24-Hrs

Dealey Plaza, Grassy Knoll, National Historic Landmark District:

One of the many mysteries that go unsolved is the second gunman on the Grassy Knoll. Right opposite the Dealey Plaza, the place from where Lee Harvey Oswald fired a round of shots on JFK’s motorcade is a small hillock which has been immortalized in history as the Grassy Knoll. 

Address: 500 Main Street, Dallas, TX 75202 (Downtown Dallas), United States.

Timings: 24-Hrs

Day 2 in Dallas, Texas:

Reunion Tower:

The Reunion Tower will literally broaden your horizon and then some! The unofficial symbol and a prime landmark of Dallas, the Reunion Tower was a stand-alone tower till 1998, then the Hyatt Regency was built around it, making it a part of the same premises. Standing somewhat around 50 stories high, the Reunion Tower actually has only 3 circular floors.

Address: 300 Reunion Blvd East, Dallas, TX 75207 (Downtown Dallas), United States.

Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Ticket Price: 2 USD

Dallas Heritage Village:

These days, everyone thinks of Dallas in terms of its skyline, the widely talked about suburbs and who could forget the long stretches on highways. Not many know what Dallas was before 1900’s! To get a true feel of a Texan town, pay the Dallas Heritage Village a visit. True to its name, this is indeed a heritage village, spread over nothing short of 13 acres.

Address: 1515 South Harwood, Dallas, TX 75215-1273, 75215, United States.

Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm

Ticket Price: 9 USD

Swiss Avenue Historic District:

The Swiss Avenue, a recognized Dallas Historic District, is a neighborhood featuring a variety of over 200 restored elegant residences. Back in the day, Dallas’ elite used to reside in these houses; they relocated further east at the turn of the 20th century. 

Address: : Along Swiss Ave. between La Vista Dr. and Fitzhugh Ave, Northeast of downtown, Dallas, TX 75204 (East Dallas), United States.

Timings: 24-Hrs

Day 3 in Dallas, Texas:

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Gardens:

The White Rock Lake and its surroundings, is not something you’d want to miss! Away from the urban set-up of Dallas, lies a 70 acre plot of land that has some of the most exquisite collection of vegetation you’ll ever see. Huge gardens, old and historic residences and the lake will all be more than enough to let you forget that you live in a world different than the one perceived at the Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. 

Address: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218 (East Dallas), United States.

Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm 

Ticket Price: 15 USD

George W. Bush Presidential Library And Museum:

The campus of the Southern Methodist University had a recent addition in 2013 worth over $300 million- The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. Literally documenting the presidency of George W. Bush, the library and museum follows a long list of libraries and museum set up after Presidents to gain a better understanding of their tenure. 

Address: 2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75205, United States.

Timings: 12:00 pm - 03:00 pm

Ticket Price: 16 USD

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With More Days in Hand

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