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Austin Tourism: Best of Austin

About Austin
Live music is the essence of Austin, but it isn’t even close to the whole story. With spectacular entertainment districts, ubiquitous culture and top-notch restaurants, Austin allows you to create your own soundtrack. Austin boasts more than 250 music venues, the world’s first James Beard Award-winning barbeque pitmaster, an eclectic arts scene and the unique migration of 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats. Take a look around and put the Live Music Capital of the World on your playlist.

Essential Austin

Austin Is Great For

Ghost Tours


Beer & Brewery Tours

Concerts & shows

Cultural Tours

Historical Tours

Frequently Asked Questions about Austin

We recommend staying at one of the most popular hotels in Austin, which include:

Some of the most popular restaurants in Austin include:

If you're a more budget-conscious traveler, then you may want to consider traveling to Austin between June and August, when hotel prices are generally the lowest. Peak hotel prices generally start between September and November.