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Best of Austin Small-Group Guided Tour

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
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Best of Austin Small-Group Guided Tour
From US$37.90
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4:30pm Tour
This “bucket list tour” gives you a city overview in just 2 hours. Major landmarks, lesser known gems that only a local would know about, real neighborhoods, and of course, the food trucks!
US$37.90
10:30am Tour
This “bucket list tour” gives you a city overview in just 2 hours. Major landmarks, lesser known gems that only a local would know about, real neighborhoods, and of course, the food trucks!
US$37.90
1:30pm Tour
This “bucket list tour” gives you a city overview in just 2 hours. Major landmarks, lesser known gems that only a local would know about, real neighborhoods, and of course, the food trucks!
US$37.90
Overview
Save yourself the stress of planning rides around Austin with this guided tour that includes round-trip transportation from Austin Visitor Center. Your guide shows you the highlights of the city by taking you to popular attractions, lesser-known hangouts, and even a dessert truck, while telling you about Austin's history and culture. Expect to discover insider secrets or fun facts that even locals don't know about the city.
What to Expect
Your Austin guided tour starts with convenient pickup at the Austin Visitor Center, and multiple departure options at booking make the 2-hour 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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Reviewed 2 days ago
Great tour

Great tour. Our guide, Ike, was great. This hit all the bucket list items in Austin and very informative.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Amazing Austin

I enjoyed this tour with Jason! We saw so many great Austin sights in two hours. His enthusiasm, knowledge and humor made this tour fantastic!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
When the tour guide makes the trip extra special

A first timer to Austin, this city tour was perfect for giving the highlights of the city. I immediately back to the places that I found interesting for more time to immerse. The brief stops and colorful descriptions painted a complete picture of the city...More

1  Thank Jane C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Tour Guide Ike was Austin!

My sisters (Cherry Doyle Reynolds, Holly Doyle Hepner and myself Sally Doyle Miller) really enjoyed our recent tour of Best of Austin. We really enjoyed our visit to the Capital of Austin, the University of Austin, the shops in Austin but what made it so...More

1  Thank sallydoylemiller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Excellent Tour

Ike was a terrific guide! He engaged everyone in conversation, went above and beyond to take pictures and provided tons of interesting information about Austin. We even received ponchos to wear b/c the weather was bad. Stops included the capital building, HOPE graffiti walls and...More

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Wendy H
18 July 2018|
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Response from lucky16newyork | Reviewed this property |
They're,very reliable but you've already toured so guess you're fine
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clbosley01
13 July 2018|
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Response from agreview5 | Reviewed this property |
I would not even if bringing a small dog were permitted. Too much time in Capitol building where pets are not allowed at all. Dog would have to stay in van, and that is not healthy.
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J L
15 June 2018|
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Response from Allyson E | Reviewed this property |
It would probably be a little challenging as you get in and out of a van (a lot) so buckling a car seat might be time consuming and fitting one in van might be hard. Downtown Austin has an excellent visitors center - you... More
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