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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.
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.
602 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
Returns to original departure point
A 'bucket list tour' of Austin gives you a city overview
Tour inside the Texas State Capitol
Hotel pickup and drop-off
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.
Service animals allowed
Near public transportation
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Most travelers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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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
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
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