If you are the type of person that finds wonder in everything, you'll be sure to have a great time at Old Hidalgo Pumphouse.
To see it, you'll need to travel about 290 miles (467 kilometers) from the state capital, Austin, to McAllen.
Reserving a hotel room within easy reach isn't too difficult, with 2 options to choose from. You can plan on spending a couple of nights at the Holiday Inn Reynosa Zona Dorada and Super 8 Hidalgo/McAllen Area, both of which are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Old Hidalgo Pumphouse.
The surrounding area's economical solutions manage to provide friendly, quality service and rates which are reasonable. Some such places are the La Copa Hotel and the Texas Inn and Suites McAllen.
Keep the energy levels up with some tempting bites to eat, refreshing beverages or a few coffees at Creparis (b, 117 East Flora Avenue, Hidalgo). If you're after a bigger bite, Rock & Roll Sushi (902 South 2nd Street, The District, Hidalgo) is a fine place to visit. It's a short stroll of 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) from Old Hidalgo Pumphouse.