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AO Tours Austin

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AO Tours (Austin Overtures Sightseeing) Provides Tour Service - 22 times per week - Our signature tour "Austin + Hill Country in 90 Minutes" presents a showcase of the spectacular Austin urban scene,which highlights its unique and popular shopping...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
602 E 4th St, Austin Visitors Center, Austin, TX 78701-3701
+1 512-659-9478
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really good way to see Austin in just 90 mins. The recorded commentary was well done supplemented by interesting facts from the driver. Highly recommended.

Thank gmkWhitchurch
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour. Guide was very knowledgeable about Austin and surrounds. He was very accommodating re photo opportunities. Van was comfortable and air conditioned. All in all, a very pleasant experience. Would be happy to recommend.

Thank TrishandJames N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were just walking the river walk and didn’t want to miss anything and we did the 35 minute ride that was great and very informative. Cesar was our guide - great guy!!

Thank FarAway709928
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a couple of hours to spare this afternoon so took the Austin & Hill tour. 90 minute journey covering about 30 miles and 50 attractions. Great tour for seeing the main sights with pre recorded commentary supplemented with the driver/guides comments. Only negative was...More

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MaryD5012, Owner at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience. Although we don't advertise this tour as one for taking photos, many have taken very nice photos through the large tinted windows. I will be sure to advise our guides to inform those interested in taking photos to...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

The tour guide was knowledgeable, personable and fun. He made the tour, “Austin and the Hill Country”, a pleasant outing for us.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The tour was very informative and the tour guide made the ride pleasant with his humor! The hills of Austin were beautiful!

1  Thank Marilyn K
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Marilyn, thanks for coming out and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Locally owned. We spoke to one of the owners and she was wonderful. The van is brand new and the guide was excellent the entire 90 minutes. They could charge double and it would still be a great choice!

Thank SandDRealEstate
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thanks for the kind review

Reviewed 31 August 2018

I used AO Tours to coordinate a private tour to three Hill Country wineries as part of my bachlorette party. The planning process was a breeze and they worked with me to coordinate the best experience for me and my girls. We were able to...More

Thank Samantha B
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Samantha, I'm happy to hear you had a great day and Aden took such great cae of you.

Reviewed 22 August 2018

My daughter is going to UT and wanted her to become familiar with the area. This tour did the trick very inexpensively. Tyler, our guide, gave us a wonderful tour with interesting facts about UT, Austin proper and the surrounding hill country. A 1 1/2...More

Thank painter2008
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Glad to hear you had a great time

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We had limited time in Austin so we booked this tour to get the feel and layout of the city. Tyler was our guide. The tour started on time, and despite triple digit heat outside, the van was cool and comfortable. We feel we got...More

Thank KVKM4
Brian S, Guest Relations Manager at AO Tours Austin, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thanks for the great review

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Julie F
5 March 2018|
Response from Maria P | Reviewed this property |
The only walking you will do is getting in the vehicle at the start of the tour and getting out of the vehicle at the end of the tour.
23 December 2015|
Response from AttyVette |
I know you already found this information out but they only pick up at their second location 615 Congress Ave. (Wild About Music), from their main location at the visitors center.