From Austin: Salt Lick BBQ and Hill Country Sampler

From Austin: Salt Lick BBQ and Hill Country Sampler

From $55 per person

Escape the city and head into the countryside to visit the famous Salt Lick BBQ and taste the flavors of Texas at this unique and popular eatery. Then visit a brewery and distillery so that you can sample a variety of locally made wine, beer, and spirits.

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Duration 4.5 hours
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  • Take advantage of this affordable and fun way to visit Salt Lick
  • Explore beautiful hill country breweries and distilleries to sample craft beer and spirits
  • Enjoy at least 45 minutes at each stop
  • Taste the flavors of Texas at the Austin's most famous BBQ joint
Full description
Meet your guide in downtown Austin at the visitor center, then board your shuttle bus for the day and head out into the sprawling Texan countryside. The first stop of the day is Austin’s most famous BBQ joint, Salt Lick BBQ. At the BBQ, enjoy a tasting session of some of the very best meat and food that Texas has to offer, and soak up this friendly atmosphere. The tour does not include the cost of the tasting. It's recommended to budget $35 per person for your meal, however, you can bring your own alcohol to enjoy with your food. After the BBQ, you'll wind through the hills and stop at a brewery and distillery so that you can sample a variety of locally made wine, beer, and spirits all while taking in those gorgeous hill country views.
  • Shuttle from Austin to Salt Lick BBQ
  • Visit to a Hill Country brewery and distillery
  • Air-conditioned sprinter van
  • Professional guide
  • Cost of lunch
  • Cost of wine/beer/spirits tastings
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet at Austin Visitor Center (602 E 4th Street) at 10:30AM. Tour returns to Austin Visitor Center by 3:00PM.

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  •  Cash and cards are accepted for BBQ and tastings
Customer reviews

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5 / 5

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Matt was an excellent tour guide, he made the trip a lot of fun. Who doesn't like BBQ and wine?

September 19, 2019

Jax was great. Friendly, informative and fun. Happily took pictures whenever we needed. Had some decent BBQ, great wine and enjoyed a scenic ride in hill country. A fun experience!

March 1, 2020

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