“Austin + Hill Country in 90 Minutes” – Covers over 30 miles and over 50 points of interest! (most popular tour)
What makes this the best city tour?
- Shows you more of Austin on its 30 mile/90 minute route than any other Austin tour.
- It’s the original and most comprehensive overview tour of Austin’s history and culture.
- Covers Downtown, South Shore, Historic Austin, 6th Street, shopping, West Austin, State Capitol complex, and University of Texas campus (see a more detailed list below).
- Only Austin tour to include the historic and trendy East Austin, the African American Cultural Historic District, and a scenic drive to see the Hill Country and lakes.
- Receive discounts from many stores on the tour through our Pink Tag Partners Program.
- You are transported in Mercedes Benz Sprinter Vans equipped with dual AC for a comfortable tour – No Sun Block Required!
- We have been at this since 2003 – we have some of the most knowledgeable Austin Tour Guides – we know Austin extremely well.
- 2017 top rated Austin and Central Texas tour.
ADULT: $25.00 DISCOUNT: $21.00* CHILD: $17.00
*Student, Senior 55+, Military, and Convention Tag Holders.
Now departing from Two Locations in Downtown Austin TX 78701:
615 Congress Ave. (Wild About Music)
or 602 E. 4th Street (Austin Visitors Center)
Call (512) 659-9478 or (512) 960-1886 for information.
SUNDAY: 12:30pm • 2:30pm • 4:30pm*
MONDAY – FRIDAY: 10:00am • 12:30pm • 2:30pm
SATURDAY: 10:00am • 12:30pm • 2:30pm • 4:30pm*
*4:30 Tour – Saturday & Sunday Only – February through October Only
Please arrive 20 minutes prior to departure to check-in and board. NOTE: SEATS ARE SUBJECT TO RESALE if we have not heard from you or you are not checked-in 15 minutes prior to departure. Our tours depart on schedule – Thanks!
A little bit more about this tour
There is nothing ordinary about this sightseeing tour, which is a showcase of “All Things Austin. ” This tour not only gives you a fascinating overview of the city’s history and culture, it also cuts through the edge of the Texas Hill Country. We’ll give you the big picture while still leaving you with plenty of time to explore the places that interest you most.
Our professional and entertaining tour guides will not only show you Austin’s tourist attractions and must see iconic points of interest, but they will give you insight into Austin’s rich history, local hangouts, live music scene, unique (weird) culture, local arts, outdoor life-style, lively parks, extraordinary gastronomic scene, trendy shopping districts, and the Hill Country’s lakes and vistas in the comfort of a Mercedes-Benz custom tour van. In addition to this Top Rated City Tour we offer a wide range of Central Texas Tours customized especially for you,
Check out the points of interest covered
2nd Street District
Austin City Limits Live, Moody Theater, City HallB, Boutique Shopping & Dining,
and the Willy Nelson Statue.
Lady Bird Lake – South Shore
Bat Bridge (Congress Ave), Auditorium ShoresG, Butler Park, Long Center for the Performing Arts,
Palmer Events Center, and ZACH Theatre.
Barton Springs Road
Restaurant Row, Umlauf Sculpture Garden, Zilker Park, Barton Springs PoolH,
and the Zilker Botanical & Prehistoric Gardens.I
Hill Country & Highland Lakes
Texas Geology & History, Lake Austin, West Lake Hills, Wild Basin PreserveJ, Scenic Downtown Overlook,
and the Pennybacker Bridge.K
Historic West Austin
Moonlight towers, Mount BonnellL, Camp MabryM, Laguna Gloria, and Mayfield Park.
Upscale shopping, restaurants & barsN, Whole Foods Market’s Headquarters, and Book People.
The Warehouse District
United States Federal Courthouse, Republic Square Park, and many night clubs & bars.O
Historic East Austin Including the African American Cultural Historic District
Texas State CemeteryF, French LegationE, Moonlight Tower, Huston-Tillotson University.
East Sixth Street area
Night clubs & bars, Brush Square Park, Dickinson-Hannig Museum, The Driskill Hotel, Pecan Street,
Live Music Venues, O. Henry House & Museum.
State of Texas
Texas State CapitolA & Visitor Center, Governor’s Mansion, Congress Ave., and the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum
University of Texas At Austin
U.T. TowerC, The Drag, Campus Drive, the L.B.J Presidential LibraryD, Texas Memorial Museum,
Royal Memorial Stadium, Harry Ransom Center, J. Blanton Museum, and U.T. Performing Arts Center.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Research Center, SoCo-South Congress, Cultural Austin, Food Trucks & Trailers, music venues, and George Washington Carver Museum.
Interested in hop-on/hop-off tours?
We offer the Best & Least Costly Hop On – Hop Off Experience in Austin.
The Austin Overtures Two – Step
1. Take the Tour Austin & Hill Country. 2. Jump on a Capital Metro Bus.
One of the best options for the guest that wants to get the most out of their sightseeing dollar is to take “Tour Austin & Hill Country” and then jump on a Capital Metro Bus – a 24 hour pass for just $2.50.
Register for our most popular tour ” Tour Austin & Hill Country” -it is very easy to do it departs 22 times a week.
Check Capital Metro’s Schedule Book or plan your Hop On – Hop Off experience on Capital Metro’s Trip Planner – just enter your start point and your destination and the Planner gives you all the necessary information to hop on the bus of your choice.