Situated just northwest of the downtown San Antonio area, Boerne is a lovely community that makes a great destination for a relaxing Texas Hill Country getaway. Grab your family and friends, and head to a lovely vacation home nestled in the Hill Country for the trip that you deserve. A Boerne vacation home provides you with much to see and explore, and you will love getting to know more about the area while you relax in home-like comforts. Many Boerne vacation homes provide you with fabulous amenities, and some of these include a hot tub or a pool, a deck or a patio, a parking garage, a fenced yard, a kitchen, separate bedrooms and much more.
When you head to beautiful Boerne, you will be immersed in the stunning beauty of the Texas Hill Country with its rolling green hills and wide-open views. This is the perfect place to get out and explore the sights and sounds of the area, and there are many lovely spots to do so. Hiking, mountain biking, camping, picnicking and other activities are common at areas such as Guadalupe River State Park, Pedernales Falls State Park, Pace Bend State Park, Rancho Diana Park and others.
Whether you stay in a Lago Vista vacation rental, a Greune vacation home or a home in Boerne or another Texas Hill Country community, you will love all of the opportunities to shop close to the area. For example, the San Marcos Premium Outlet boasts more than 100 different brand name shops as well as a few restaurants, and you can spend a full day exploring all that this shopping destination has to offer. The Riverwalk in San Antonio with its famous Riverwalk Mall is also one of the top shopping destinations, and you can take in great views of the river while you shop at your favorite stores.
Visiting wineries is one of the top things to do when you visit Boerne and the Texas Hill Country, and you will love the extensive range of wineries located throughout the area. Keep in mind that there are guided winery tours as well as self-guided tours along the Wine Trail. Some of the wineries that you can explore include Grape Creek Vineyards, Lost Draw Cellars, the Hye Meadow Winery, Becker Vineyards, Rancho Ponte, Chisholm Trail Winery and several other options.
When you are preparing to go on a trip to beautiful Boerne, you may be wondering which items you should pack in your suitcase. The weather in Texas can be unpredictable at times, but generally, you will find that the area has mild winter, spring and fall months and very warm summer months. The summer high temperature is often in the 90s and 100s, and the low during this time is usually in the 70s. The winter season is often pleasant, with highs in the 60s and lows in the 40s. Keep in mind that the wettest months of the year are usually May, June and October, and snowfall is very rare in the San Antonio and Boerne areas.
Boerne is located within a short drive of the San Antonio International Airport, so you will find that it is easy to travel into the airport to reach the area. Some will also take a bus and rent a car once they arrive, or they will drive their own car into San Antonio. From San Antonio, you can travel northwest on Interstate 10 for approximately an hour to reach Boerne. This is a relatively easy and scenic drive to make, so you can start enjoying your trip before you arrive at your vacation destination.