Our Real Austin Tours continue to grow in popularity with Austin visitors and locals alike. At $35 for a 2-hour city tour, including a snack at one of the city’s iconic food trucks, we think our tour offerings are the best value anywhere in town. We’re biased, of course, but where else can you get this much bang for your buck, and see Austin under the expert guidance of a professional comedian, musician, or actress?

Our Real Austin Tours let you discover Austin’s best in a couple of hours. These “Bucket List” tours give a great snapshot of the city: we get dizzy looking up at the State Capitol’s dome and hang out at cool outdoor galleries, all as we combine tourist landmarks with off-the-beaten-track gems. We’ve given the tours the hashtag #getoutofthevan because that’s exactly what we do…four or five teams each tour. We want people to experience Austin up close and personal, and our carefully selected stops provide great photo opportunities at some of the city’s best locations.

Our Real Austin Tours run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, but please check our website or call for availability. We’re popular and spaces tend to fill quickly these days. We depart from the convenient Austin Visitor Center at 602 E 4th Street, close to several downtown parking garages.

If you’re looking for a cool city tour that takes you close to Austin’s heartbeat then our excursions are perfect for you! Don’t take our word for it, though. Check out our Trip Advisor reviews at:

We’ve also combined our Real Austin Tour with other activities for private parties including BBQ, beer or wine tasting, scavenger hunts, live music crawls and culinary crawls.

See you soon, and remember, we #getoutofthevan

Elizabeth and the Austin Detours team.

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