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Best of Austin Small-Group Guided Tour

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Overview
Not a typical bus tour, this 'bucket list tour' of Austin gives you a city overview in just two hours. With an insider guide, see landmarks and lesser-known gems that only a local would know about, as well as real neighborhoods, and, of course, the food trucks. You have the choice of morning and afternoon tour times; select when booking to suit your schedule.
Highlights
  • Explore Austin with a guide who knows the quickest ways around the city
  • Go to off-the-beaten-path spots, including a dessert food truck
  • Tour the Texas State Capitol building with a guide
  • Visit the Graffiti Park at Castle Hill without feeling rushed
  • Choose from multiple tour times to best fit your schedule
What to Expect
Your Austin guided tour starts with convenient pickup at the Austin Visitor Center, and multiple departure options at booking make this tour easy to fit into a busy sightseeing schedule. Once you meet up with your guide and group, board the luxury van and prepare to see the city's best sights. Take off through the city with a guide who knows the best ways to get around Austin while avoiding traffic. Learn fun facts about Austin’s art and music culture, as well as the state capital's storied history, as you ride. Some of the main attractions this tour visits includes the Texas State Capitol building and Graffiti Park at Castle Hill. Your guide also takes you to some spots only locals really know about, including a dessert truck that serves delicious cupcakes. Once your tour ends, get dropped back off at Austin Visitor Center with plenty of time to revisit your favorite stops or continue your discovery of the state's quirky capital city.
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Important Information
Departure Point
602 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • A 'bucket list tour' of Austin gives you a city overview
  • Tour inside the Texas State Capitol
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children requiring car seats (90 lbs. or less) must bring them along and arrive early to install. Children of any age must have a ticket as well. We cannot allow sitting on laps in the bus due to liability.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to start time.
  • Tour departs from the Austin Visitor Center located at 602 E. 4th St, Austin, TX 78701.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was with a group from work. This was really fun and I learned some things. Matt was super personable and entertaining.

Thank kodyc363
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We looked through a lot of tours for Austin and picked a few but this was our favorite!! The Capitol is a must see, we really wanted to see it and Chris did an awesome job. The tour had 10-12 people so it was so...More

Thank Kyle K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent overview of Austin. Matt originally from CT was terrific. Knowledgeable, courtesy, friendly and a good driver. He answered all of our questions and provided a great tour. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had an amazing Best of Austin tour with Matt today. Being a solo traveler, I felt some apprehension about doing a group tour, but Matt made me feel welcome and helped break the ice with the rest of the group. By the end of...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Jax rox! She gave us a great overview of the city and some insider knowledge. the tour ran about 30 minutes longer than scheduled - a good thing, but make sure you plan for it. Comfortable van with ice cold water. Made a stop for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Catherine R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, please do call the company and check on this. I am not sure, and as noted by another person, you do get on and off the bus a few times. Good luck, and I hope it works out for you!
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Yes - especially if you don’t have to wait for checked luggage. Take an Uber.
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