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Handcrafted Austin Experiences for locals and visitors. Check out the arts and music scenes, visit architectural delights, learn about organic gardening, discover urban winemaking, chow down on Texas bbq, tour the UT campus, freshen your wardrobe...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
602 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3701
+1 512-962-8636
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Austin Detours host Steven entertained eight of us during a work-sponsored team-building outing today. Steven was funny and shared lots of inside information about Austin legends and culture. Our trip included two popular micro-breweries and two legendary barbecue restaurants, where we were treated like visiting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

I was visiting Austin with my friends and took the Best of Austin Small Group Guided Tour. It was a great 2 hour tour that included visits to the capital building, an outdoor art gallery, shopping areas, historical spots, and 6th street. Our tour guide,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a quick trip to Austin in Jan and took this tour with Matt. Great tour, fun info, super nice tour guide.... highly recommend! Thanks, Matt! Debra

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Debra W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We only had a short time in the city and I am so glad we started our trip with this tour. First of all, our tour guide Steven was fabulous and very enjoyable to listen to! It gave us a great synopsis of the must-see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joni E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved our tour and our tour guide, Matt! Great planning, communication, and hospitality. The BBQ and wine were AMAZING and Matt was very friendly and accommodating to our party. Lots of great memories made throughout the entire trip. Would definitely book again!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heydijoy
Reviewed 4 days ago

Started from downtown in a small van, covering the best know areas including the capital, 6th Street, Congress Street bridge and even stopping at a food trailer park for a small treat. The guide was knowledgeable and made the tour fun.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tapper158
Reviewed 5 days ago

This tour was so much fun! Great way to start your trip to Austin because you are able to get 1. get used to the layout of the city 2. get an overview of all the major spots (but not in exhaustive detail), so you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was so much fun! Matt was awesome! We went for a bachelorette party and he provided such a fun environment and gave us lots of fun facts and suggestions about Austin! 5 star review!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brynley G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Matt was a great tour guide and made our bachelorette party so much fun. He gave us great recommendations and many fun facts! We would definitely do the wine tour again

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chelsealeigh523
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was redirected to a “detour” upon discovering the tour bus I had planned to take was not running. Fortunately, my detour to detour tours was likely the “best” route to take. Ike was an amazing guide-showing us the “bucket list” sites, but also including...More

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June 22, 2018|
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Response from 530gingerb | Reviewed this property |
I would do the shuttled regardless. The information is given to you at the winery so all you need is transportation. Even if you don’t drink wine the tours are very interesting.
Carter M
June 10, 2018|
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Response from eealderson | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, you can, Kristyn our Office Manager can be contacted about this because I don't have your contact details here. She can be reached at 512-962-8636. Thanks! Elizabeth
July 29, 2017|
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Response from BryanG934 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm late to the party. All above answers are correct. Big van with a/c. Very comfortable.