TimeOut: “The 11 Best Day Trips from Austin”
By James Wong
Published October 11, 2021
If you wanted to call Austin the star attraction of central Texas, we wouldn’t disagree – the place is packed with fun things to do, delicious restaurants and seriously rowdy nightlife. But it also acts as a great base from which to explore the surrounding smaller towns and cities, which is where these day trips from Austin come in.
In under two hours from the heart of city, you can find yourself sampling Texan wines in the Hill Country or on a thrilling bike tour of the Texas White House. And did we mention all of the barbecue food the Lone Star State has to offer? There’s a lot to get stuck into.