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Things to do in Austin

Visit Austin to make your vacations memorable!

Austin, the capital of US city Texas is a real paradise for visitors to spend their holidays. Be it your honeymoon trip or a family vacation plan it in Austin. This place has so many fun activities to offer to the tourists that once you enter Austin, you don’t feel like leaving this magical land.

  • Fun and Family Activities in Austin

    There is an endless list of activities to do in Austin. To give a short idea we list below some popular activities that everybody loves:

  • Check out the Austin Museums:-While you are in Austin, the first thing to do is you are very near to the classic museums that nobody would like to miss onto! Elisabeth Ney Museum features Elisabeth’s incredible sculpture work and you and your family can take a nice trip to this museum absolutely free! Austin Museum of Art is another best museum in Austin; you can enjoy award winning exhibitions of modern art in this museum.

  • Relax at the Town Lake:- You may get a little perplexed about the lake we are talking about. To be specific, we are talking about Colorado River in Texas, the spot where it slows down and forms a lake in downtown Austin is called the Town Lake. This river further widens and forms another lake named Lake Travis. If you are a real lake lover, you can freak at Lake Travis for boating, skiing and fishing etc.

  • Enjoy a Sunset at The Oasis: The Oasis is an Austin institution located on Lake Travis. It is a big institution that has hundreds of decks where you can sit, eat and enjoy a lovely sunset. This is a very common act done by tourist and the locals as well. You will see the real Austin colors with the mix crowd present at Oasis in Austin. You will somewhat fall in love with the place in your maiden visit. The restaurant has indoor and outdoor sitting arrangement, so even if it is raining you can spend time near the lake.

  • Take a Visit to Texas State Capitol:-The next thing to do in Austin visit The Texas State Capitol down in Congress Avenue. The things are really bigger here; this architectural wonder is taller than the U.S. Capitol building. You enjoy free access to Texas Capitol. Now that’s what we call, two birds in hand! Just pamper your soul while standing in the middle of the bottom floor and looking up at the lavishly decorated dome high above you. Along with fun you also get familiar to various laws in Austin.

  • Have Fun with Esther's Follies:-Another grate thing to do in Austin is paying visit to Esther’s Follies, a live comedy show in a small theater located in the heart of the city, at Sixth Street. The fun and laughter out there in the theater with leave you light and cherished for the evening. And while you are there at the theater you can go out for some shopping and eating to the Austin downtown.

  • Plan a city Tour:-If you look forward to a well planned thing to do in Austin, just book as city tour. These tour packages are available in very affordable prices along with full security to you and your family or friends. Some of the tours available are the Segway Tours, Ghost Tours, Guided Walking Tours, Duck Tours, Riverboat Cruises and Capital Cruises. You will absolutely love these guided tours that help you know Austin better and are also time saving.

    Austin City Guide

    These are only a listed few things to do in Austin, there are many more fun activities that attract a lot of tourist rush all the year around. The festivals keep going on all through the year. To name a few festivals: the Bat festival, the Eeyore’s Birthday Party, the citywide Cinco De Mayo celebration, Austin’s fabulous fine Arts Festival, the Carnival Brasillero, the Celtic Festival, Music and Film Festival and more. Austin has activities for young and old, may be that’s the reason it has good number of tourists each year.

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