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Austin in 90 Minutes Tour

Austin in 90 Minutes Tour

There is nothing ordinary about this sightseeing tour, which is a showcase of “All Things Austin.” Your tour will not only give you a fascinating overview of the city’s history and culture, it will cut through the edge of the Texas Hill Country. You’ll get the big picture while still having plenty of time to explore the places that interest you most.

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!

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Tour/Activity Details

Length

90 minutes

Time

10:00 am, 12:30 pm, and 2:30 pm - Monday through Saturday
12:30 pm and 2:30 pm on Sunday

Summary

24 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. There is no hotel pickup for this tour. Guests must provide their own infant/child seats for children who require them.

Description

Description

This 90 minute tour is the premier Austin sightseeing tour with satellite activated narration for those who want a comprehensive and entertaining tour of Austin. It's an Overture of Austin!

The tour departs from a convenient downtown location to be specified on your E-Ticket. This tour sprints around Austin's favorite places in a comfy and safe Sprinter van designed and powered by Mercedes Benz. The interior of the van is spacious with head and leg room for even the tallest passengers. All passenger seats are equipped with three point seat belt restraints and headrests.

The 30-mile tour drives past over 30 major historical and cultural points of interest. In addition to these locations, the tour provides an overview of local history and geology. It is entertaining and educational for visitors and new residents - as well as Austinites who want to learn a little more about their city.

Below is a list of sights and stories you might expect to hear about on one of these tours.

Austin City Limits - KLRU -- Austin Convention Center -- Barton Springs -- Barton Springs Road -- Restaurant Row -- Bob Bullock Texas History Museum -- Zilker Botanical Gardens -- Bremond Block -- Brief Geology Lesson -- Brief History of Highland Lakes System -- Brief History of Texas -- Camp Mabry -- Congress Avenue -- Congress Avenue Bridge and Bat Colony -- French Legation -- Harry Ransom Center -- Hill Country views on 2222 and Loop 360 -- J. Frank Dobie House -- J. Blanton Art Museum -- LBJ Presidential Library -- Long Center for the Performing Arts -- Mayfield Park and Laguna Gloria -- Moonlight Tower -- Mount Bonnell -- O. Henry Museum -- UT Performing Arts Center -- Santa Rita Oil Rig -- Sixth Street -- Texas Capitol Building -- Texas Governor's Mansion -- Texas Memorial Museum of Science and History -- Texas State Cemetery -- The Drag -- Town Lake and Auditorium Shores - Palmer Events Center -- Travis County Court House -- Treaty Oak -- Umlauf Sculpture Garden -- University of Texas at Austin -- UT Royal Memorial Stadium -- The Warehouse District -- Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve -- Visitors Center -- Zilker Park

24 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. There is no hotel pickup for this tour. Guests must provide their own infant/child seats for children who require them.

Pickup Locations

Pickup Locations

Please Note: We do not pick up from any hotels that are not on this list and pick-up times are subject to change without notice, so ALWAYS call the tour operator at least one day prior to the tour to confirm the pickup time and location.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Rating & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews


  • 5 / 5
    We truly enjoyed our tour and now we have come back two more times to use this company when we have family visiting.

  • 5 / 5
    Anyone visiting or just moved to Austin.

  • 5 / 5
    Very customer oriented and friendly.

  • 5 / 5
    Tour guide was fantastic!

  • 5 / 5
    We used the tour to entertain out of town family.

  • 4 / 5
    Would recommend the tour to any friends visiting Austin.

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Rates All rates are in US Dollars

Event Date:

April 24, 2017

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Type Rate Quantity
Adult Rate(Ages 13-54) 24.00
Senior Rate(Ages 55+) 20.00
Student Rate(Ages 13+ with Valid Student ID) 20.00
**Child Rate(Ages 12 and Under) 16.00