4 Unique Ideas for a Romantic Getaway in Texas

By Giovanna Tapia

Looking to plan a romantic evening with your significant other, but running out of new ideas to keep the spark burning? Look no further, the Lone Star state has plenty of romance-filled options that will leave you wondering why it is referred to as the Lone Star state to begin with!

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Get up and off your couch—explore the great state of Texas in style with your significant other!

Here are just a few of our favorite romantic Texan activities to enjoy with your partner.

1) Explore the Vineyards of the Texas Countryside

grapes on a vine in Texas wine country

The wineries and vineyards of the Texas Hill Country are some of the largest wine producers in the United States.

Uncork and unwind by indulging in some Texan wine at one of the many vineyards stretching along the Texas countryside. Though Texas might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of fine wine, the heart of the state's countryside happens to be one of the largest and oldest wine-growing regions in the United States. Wine Road 290 is especially becoming increasingly famous for its scenic vineyards set along the rolling hills of the Texas countryside. Wine not check it for yourselves?

We recommend staying at this quirky and romantic cabin rental in the charming German-influenced town of Fredricksburg.

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Fredericksburg offers plenty of glamping accommodations for couples looking to experience Wine Road 290.

If you are looking for a bit more of a secluded experience instead, check out this adorable tiny house that sits within close proximity to some of the best vineyards:

Charming Tiny House for Two in Texas Hill Country

Join the tiny house movement and enjoy a stay at this hand-crafted tiny house in the Texan Hill Country.

2) Go Stargazing in the Desert

Stargazing in Texas desert near Terlingua

There are few places better than Western Texas for a romantic night of stargazing.

Embrace the Dark Sky Ordinance and go star gazing in Western Texas, where the dry desert air makes for some of the brightest stars you'll ever see. Allow yourselves to get away from all of the light pollution of the inner city and let the Texan stars light up your worlds instead.

If this sounds like something for you and your honey, head over to Terlingua, Texas, which is known to be one of the best places to experience total seclusion and truly dark skies. Snuggle up with your significant other in this unique eco-dome for a truly unforgettable experience.

stargazing from an eco-dome in Texas

This unique eco-dome is just two miles from Terlingua Ghostown.

3) Explore a Geological Wonder

If you and your significant other are looking to get hot and sweaty, might we suggest taking one of the more strenuous hiking paths in the beautiful Big Bend National Park? This national park is located in western Texas and is so stunningly mesmerizing it is often referred to as a geologic wonder by geologists. The dramatic mountain range surrounded by weather beaten canyons and arid desert is sure to provide an adventurous getaway for any couple!

Glamping near Big Bend National Park, Texas

Big Bend National Park is wildly stunning natural region, with a fascinating human and geological history.

Check out this wonderfully unique adobe cottage rental that allows great access to Big Ben National Park, while also providing complete privacy and comfort.

This cottage is conveniently located near Big Bend Ranch State Park and Big Bend National Park.

4) Pamper Yourselves in Seclusion

Want to get away from it all, but without sacrificing style and comfort? Well then, allow yourselves to be pampered with massages, wine & cheese, chocolate covered strawberries and champagne while being just minutes from the gorgeous Guadalupe River at this rustic cabin.

Treat yourselves to a pampered getaway in the Texan countryside.

Here, couples can relax in the hammock, take a stroll through the gardens, cozy up around the fire pit, or soak in the outdoor hot tub, all while taking in the beauty of the surrounding countryside.

So what are you waiting for? Fall in love all over again while exploring the great state of Texas!


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