Set right in between Austin and Dallas, Waco, Texas is more than just a stop on the highway between bigger cities.
Of course, you have to stop by Magnolia Market for all of your souvenirs and authentic food needs. For fresh food, hit up the Waco Downtown Farmers Market. If you’re looking for more downtown, see a film at the historic Waco Hippodrome, or take a stroll down Austin Avenue.
Head to Cameron Park for some outdoor adventures. The 416-acre space is perfect for hiking or running on the trails, boating in the river, playing games in the open fields or horseshoe pits, or picnics in any grassy space you find. At one end of the park, you’ll find Cameron Park Zoo, with 52 acres and over 1,700 animals.
Locals in Waco tend to be polite and respectful, and welcoming to tourists.
The best time to visit the city is in the spring, best in April or May, to avoid the Texas summer heat.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Waco is in September, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Waco is in the high season in March. Waco has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Waco tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Waco tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Waco. The warmest months in Waco are June and July, when temperatures reach 106 ˚F. The coolest month is March, when temperatures drop to 12 ˚F. The wettest month in Waco is September with 7.03 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.51 inches of rain.
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