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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Mountain
“Located in central Austin, this is a great place to take a little hike and get a great view! You will see Lake Austin and the Hill Country!”
  • 396 locals recommend
Park
“Stroll around Mayfield Park to check put some peacocks! Laguna Gloria is right next door. It’s open to the public when there’s not a wedding going on!”
  • 86 locals recommend
Nature
“Take a hike up "mount" Bonell to enjoy the views over Austin, and Lake Austin.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Park
“Covert Park at Mount Bonnell is 5.1 acre historic linear park with a prominent overlook that is one of the most visited sites in Austin. Mount Bonnell is a 775-foot-high outcrop along the eastern shore of Lake Austin. The peak of the overlook is a craggy limestone outcropping surrounded by a forested area of live oak, ash juniper, persimmon and mountain laurel that spans the slope between Mount Bonnell Road and the trails at the top of the park.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Museum
“This place is great! Its a beautifull villa/artschool. Would be nice to combine with a trip to peacock park and mount Bonnel. You can walk around on their premises for free and stroll thru their sculture garden with work of amongst others AiWeiWei. Sometimes they also have one day courses in for example natural dying or wheelthrowing.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Museum
“A gorgeous fourteen-acre museum and sculpture garden on the shores of Lake Austin. Great for when you're in the mood for art and nature at the same time. They also have a little cafe!”
  • 27 locals recommend
Mountain
“Great hike and view of Austin! Beautiful view of Lake Austin and Downtown. Highest point in the city.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Event Space
“No time for a class? Just check out the beautiful art work, and stroll through the gardens”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“Peacocks roam the grounds of this historic home. Lush hiking trails and a lily pad garden. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
History Museum
“Great Museum to learn about the history of Texas’ militia and Texas Military from 1823 to present. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Popular place to watch the sunset over Lake Austin, with excellent views east and west. Once you park along Mt. Bonnell road (entrance to the park is on your left), head up the stairs to the overlook.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Street Address
“Get up close and personal with free roaming peacocks and check out the lily ponds. Take a walk through the expansive nature preserve down to the river. Relaxing adventure for nature enthusiasts.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends