CENTRAL TEXAS | AUSTIN
From spelunking through underground caves to visiting snake farms, the interesting and unusual things to do and see tend to
keep it weird in Central Texas.
The seven blocks of historic Sixth Street (formerly known as Pecan Street) between Congress and IH-35 are the heart of Austin's live entertainment scene.
Located on a cliff 450 feet above Lake Travis, The OASIS has earned a reputation as the Sunset Capital of Texas and as the largest outdoor restaurant in Texas.
Austin City Limits Live
ACL Live is a state-of-the-art live music venue, home for the taping of the acclaimed PBS series Austin City Limits, and host to the popular annual outdoor festival.
San Marcos, Texas
From your tour aboard a kayak or glass bottom boat, see some of the 200+ springs that bubble up from the Edwards Aquifer to fill Spring Lake and form the San Marcos River.
Blue Bell Creameries
Named after the native Texas bluebell wildflower, Blue Bell Ice Cream is made
the old-fashioned, traditional way, so it tastes just like it was hand-cranked.
The Exotic Resort Zoo
Johnson City, Texas
A hands-on experience where you can see and touch animals on a guided safari tour through the environment of over 500 animals including 80 different species.
Topsey Exotic Ranch
Topsey Exotic Ranch and Drive Through Safari features over 50 species of wildlife which may be seen from the comfort and safety of your car.
© Photo (top) of Devil's Sinkhole by Lorene Moore courtesy of TPWD
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