Austin: Kayaking Tour through Downtown to Barton Springs


Discover downtown Austin from the water on this guided kayaking tour to Barton Springs. See the Congress Avenue Bridge, explore Lady Bird Lake, and paddle into Barton Springs with high-quality gear.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2 hour


  • Highlights
    • Feel the thrill of discovering downtown Austin from the city's waterways
    • Capture pictures of breathtaking views of Austin's downtown skyline
    • Explore the crystal clear waters of Barton Springs and Lady Bird Lake
    • Keep an eye out for local wildlife like the Barton Springs salamander
    • Use high-quality kayaking equipment that is maintained to high standards
  • Full description
    Follow your guide on a fun-filled kayaking journey to Barton Springs. Admire stunning views of the downtown Austin skyline. Enjoy a trip that is suitable for beginners, as it includes paddling instruction.
    Meet your guide and get set up with your kayak, paddle, and life vest. Learn how to paddle before setting off on your kayaking adventure. Capture pictures of Austin from the water. View the Congress Avenue Bridge, which is home to Mexican free-tailed bats.
    Explore the waters of Lady Bird Lake where you can view the Austin's skyline from afar. Kayak into the crystal clear waters of Barton Springs and search for local wildlife like the Barton Springs salamander. Return to your starting point at the end of your tour.
  • Includes
    • Kayak and paddle
      Life vest
      Bottled water
      Instruction briefing
  • Exclude
    • Tips