About McAllen


Let's have a look around into background of McAllen
  • County: Hidalgo
  • State: Texas
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 26.1916
  • Longitude: -98.2511
  • Time zone: Central Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in McAllen

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to November

Location

McAllen is a city in the US state of Texas. McAllen has a total population of 129,877 (2010 Census).

Distance from McAllen center to Airport

McAllen-Miller International Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic and international passengers.

Driving Distance: 2 miles / 3 km

Driving Time: 5 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: McAllen-Miller International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Metro McAllen

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities




Beaumont

Location

Beaumont is a city in the US state of Texas. Beaumont has a total population of 118,129 (2015 Census)

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to November
Tourist Attractions
  • Fire Museum of Texas
  • Texas Energy Museum
  • McFaddin – Ward House

Emergency Contact Numbers in McAllen city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 956 681 1510 (McAllen-Miller International Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 956 632 6000 (Rio Grande Regional Hospital)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in McAllen, Tx

  • The Green Living Festival
  • Music After Hours
  • Art Walk

Tourist Attractions

  • International Museum of Art & Science
  • Quinta Mazatlan
  • Westside Park & Field

Theatre & Concerts

  • McAllen Performing Arts Center
  • Cine El Rey
  • UTRGV Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in McAllen

  • Delia’s
  • Salt
  • Costa Messa Restaurant

Top Shopping Centers in McAllen

  • La Plaza Mall
  • Palms Crossing
  • River Valley Center

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • La Placita
  • Hinovations Art Gallery
  • Municipal Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Quail – The Patio on Guerra
  • Steak – Santa FE Steakhouse
  • Avocado Chicken – Republic of Rio Grande

Sports Club

  • Texas Thunder – Baseball
  • All Stars - Basketball

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 2.60
  • Taxi: $ 5.25 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1187.50
  • Cheap meal: $ 11
  • Gasoline: $ 0.55 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 40

Information about Lome

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Aflao,
  • Anloga,
  • Tsevie

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Tokoin International Airport

Airport

Airport: Tokoin International Airport

Driving Distance: 8 miles / 13 km

Driving Time: 16 minutes

Languages: Ewé spoken in Lomé

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10% – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: 300 to 600 CFA
  • Housekeeper: 300 to 600 CFA
  • Concierge: Between 300 to 600 CFA

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10% – 15 % of the Bill.
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