Austin Day Trip Destinations

Day Trips North of Austin

Highway 35 north also leads to some pretty fun places for a day trip. Just outside of Austin, in the city of Georgetown, is Volente Beach. A man-made water park with rides, slides, and a marina, has become super popular over the past years. (http://www.volentebeach.com/)

...In this same area is Inner Space Caverns. Inner Space is heaven for anyone who loves paleontology. The beautiful cave formations will have you captivated the entire tour.(http://www.innerspace.com)

Fun Excursions Southward
Heading South on Highway 35 you will begin your journey toward our third suggested Day Trip destination, Schlitterbaun Water park. Schlitterbaun is the place to be for families, students, and anyone who loves water Activities. (href= http://www.schlitterbahn.com/nb/)

If you want to drive a half hour further to neighboring San Antonio, you can experience the fun of Six Flags Fiesta Texas. They too have a water park. (http://www.sixflags.com/fiestatexas/)

Day Trips East of IH 35
Heading east you'll find picturesque McKinney Falls State Park. (http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/mckinney_falls)

Westward Bound?
...Rolling hills and natural beauty await you in west Austin. YouÂ’ll have an opportunity to experience some of the most beautiful parts of Austin Texas including the 360 Bridge, Barton Creek Greenbelt, and the Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve hiking trails. (http://www.wildbasin.org/)

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