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Austin and Texas Hill Country Small-Group Tour

  • Cover more ground on this comprehensive sightseeing tour of Austin
  • View more than 40 landmarks from the comfort of your climate-controlled van
  • Learn more about the history and culture of the Texas state capital
Austin and Texas Hill Country Small-Group Tour
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Make the most of your time in Austin with this comprehensive sightseeing tour by luxury van. View landmarks including the Texas State Capitol, Lady Bird Lake, Driskill Hotel, 6th Street, and Texas Hill Country from your comfortable bus, and hear about the region’s history from your guide. With multiple morning or afternoon departure times, this flexible tour is easy to fit into your schedule.
What to Expect
Make your own way to the central Austin meeting point at least 20 minutes before your departure and board your air-conditioned Mercedes-Benz van.

From your transportation, see about 40 landmarks including the Texas State Capitol, Moonlight Tower, University of Texas, Mayfield Park and Driskill Hotel, which is rumored to be haunted.

Cruise past Lady Bird Lake, and then head down Congress Avenue to East Austin, where you can see the Texas State Cemetery and French Legation State Historic Site, once home to the French government and the oldest structure in Austin. Check out vibrant 6th Street, the heart of Austin’s live music scene.

Finally, travel into the picturesque Texas Hill County, a region known for its wine and elegant mansions. Your tour ends with return to your original departure point in central Austin.
Reviews (193)
1 - 5 of 74 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Sisters Birthday in Austin

The tour was very informative and interesting as well. Our tour guide was charming and good at his job. It was my first visit to Austin , so I learned a lot., and saw a lot. My sister and I would highly recommend this tour....More

2  Thank Maureen K
Reviewed October 9, 2018
Overview of Austin

Great tour. Guide was very knowledgeable about Austin and surrounds. He was very accommodating re photo opportunities. Van was comfortable and air conditioned. All in all, a very pleasant experience. Would be happy to recommend.

Thank TrishandJames N
Reviewed September 3, 2018
Great Experience!

The tour was very informative and the tour guide made the ride pleasant with his humor! The hills of Austin were beautiful!

1  Thank Marilyn K
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Marilyn, thanks for coming out and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Very efficient tour with wonderful scences

This tour was beautifully designed. We visited many locations and stopped at the exact spots to see the best part of each location. The tour guide was very friendly and very knowledgeable. We sit in a Mercedes Benz van with air conditioning. It was so...More

1  Thank Xin X
Reviewed August 22, 2018
Getting to know the area!

My daughter is going to UT and wanted her to become familiar with the area. This tour did the trick very inexpensively. Tyler, our guide, gave us a wonderful tour with interesting facts about UT, Austin proper and the surrounding hill country. A 1 1/2...More

Thank painter2008
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Glad to hear you had a great time

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November 5, 2018|
Response from TrishandJames N | Reviewed this property |
I'm assuming you mean a car seat for a child in which case you would need to contact the tour organisers direct.
October 27, 2018|
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Response from TrishandJames N | Reviewed this property |
Depends - approx. 1.5 hours.
Charlotte W
October 18, 2018|
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Response from TrishandJames N | Reviewed this property |
No rest room stops but you don't really need them as the tour only takes a couple of hours.