City Guides / Austin
May 21, 2020
The Best Austin Bachelorette Party Itineraries
Austin bachelorette parties are becoming all the rage. Texas Tipsy Tours have come up with the best Austin Bachelorette Party Itineraries.
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Austin bachelorette parties are becoming all the rage. Texas Tipsy Tours have come up with the best Austin Bachelorette Party Itineraries. These itineraries are based on both parties and experience we have personally had and planned, as well as from groups we have hosted. 

At Texas Tipsy Tours, the celebration is our game- and we love planning bachelorette party tours! See our Bachelorette Party Tour for our recommended bachelorette party itinerary. 

Looking to stay in Fredericksburg instead? See our Fredericksburg Bachelorette Party Guide.

Why is Austin the Ultimate Bachelorette Party Destination?

Austin is bursting with trendy restaurants and bars, outdoor activities, a bustling nightlife- and it’s’ the live music capital! Austin truly offers something for everyone. Plus, it is a short drive away from the Texas Hill Country, featuring a growing Texas wine industry, Texas beer industry, as well as Texas spirits! 

See our East Austin Guide for the trendiest restaurants and bars, plus local breweries. 

What is the Best Time to Visit Austin?

Being in Texas- the climate is relatively warm all year round, and especially hot in the late summer months. Peak season is September through November and March through May. 

In July and August, we have days over 100 degrees and you will want to seek refuge in the water- and Austin has lots of it! Check out our Private River Trips.

The remainder of the year is often very pleasant, with a very mild winter. In Austin, the weather can change by the minute, so we recommend layers!

Expect rises in pricing and lots of crowds during the following weekends:

Austin Bachelorette Party Itinerary:

Austin truly has something to offer for whatever your party is looking to get into- food and drink, health, live music, and entertainment. Texas Tipsy Tours has put together different curated Austin bachelorette party ideas. 

For wine lovers: The Texas wine industry is a relatively young industry, but it is growing quickly! You will find several wine bars and a couple of wineries inside Austin city limits, but most of the wineries are located in the Dripping Springs area (about 45 minutes from Austin) and Fredericksburg (about one a half hours from Austin).

Texas specializes in many Spanish and French varieties including Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mourvedre, Sangiovese, Albarino, and Viognier. Texas has over 50 wineries in the Texas hill country! 

| Tip: Book a tour with Texas Tipsy Tours to not only have a professional driver in a luxury Mercedes Sprinter but also an expert guide to help customize your itinerary complete with the best wineries to visit.

Austin Bachelorette Wine Itinerary

Day #1- Arrive, Check-in (South Congress)

Pre-Dinner DrinksHouse Wine, Wine Bar for pre-dinner glasses of wine and snacks

Shopping: South Congress (SOCO) is home to unique Austin shops, Kendra Scott, as well as bar hopping, live music, and lots of food and drink! Don’t forget to take your photo at “I love you so much” mural on Jo’s Coffee

Dinner: Vespaio, Authentic upscale Italian restaurant with homemade Italian dishes and wine from boutique French and Italian wineries 

Dessert: Don’t skip dessert from iconic Austin joints, Hey Cupcake and Amy’s Ice Cream

Post-Dinner Cocktails: Have a frosé in the courtyard with the sound of mellow DJs at Hotel San Jose or sit at the bar and have a cocktail at Cafe No Se, a trendy west-coast inspired restaurant

Live MusicGuerro’s Oak Garden for live music on the weekends and outdoor seating or get ready to karaoke at dive-bar, Ego’s

Day #2- Wine Tour (Texas Hill Country & Rainey Street)

Breakfast: You cannot visit Austin without eating breakfast tacos one day! Pick up tacos to-go from one of our best breakfast taco joints

#BasicBAEs Wine Tour Package: Texas Tipsy Tour’s Austin bachelorette party package begins with a private flower crown workshop at your b&b or hotel and then on to a custom private wine tour in the Texas Hill Country

Dinner: Dine in East Austin at Grizzelda’s the ideal dinner for the ladies featuring upscale coastal and central Tex-Mex and great Margaritas and Palomas 

Entertainment: If you’re up for it- hit up the 6th street bars for a late-night scene (and lots of free drinks for the ladies). West Sixth Street bars will be more laid back, but if you’re into the party scene- “Dirty” Sixth Street is the place to be! Check out Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar.

Day #3- Brunch & Back Home (East Austin & Zilker Park)

Brunch: On Austin’s trendy East Side, Hillside Farmacy offers brunch beginning at 9 am with a great selection of brunch choices, plus an incredible bloody mary and other brunch cocktails

Outdoors: Lounge and people watch at Zilker Park

Iconic Austin Bachelorette Itinerary:

Day #1- Arrive, Check-in (Downtown) 

Pre-Dinner DrinksScholz Beer Garden, Austin’s oldest drinking establishment serving beer, cocktails and German eats

Shopping: Shop local boutiques on 2nd Street

DinnerLambert’s for slow-smoked BBQ and modern Texas cooking with local beer, cocktails and new world wine in historic digs

Post-Dinner Cocktails: The Driskill Bar, enjoy a whiskey cocktail in elegant Texas vibes in this historic hotel, built in 1886

Live Music: Catch a show at one of Austin’s iconic live music venues: Paramount TheatreACL Live at the Moody TheatreThe Saxon PubThe Continental ClubStubbs,  or many other iconic Austin music venues

Day #2- Austin Tour

Breakfast: Drag Brunch at Irene’s (last Saturday of the month) or grab a breakfast sammy at Paperboy, Eastside Trailer. 

Texas Hill Country Tour & Salt Lick BBQ: Texas Tipsy Tours’ private tours visit wineries, breweries and/or distilleries, as well as the iconic Salt Lick BBQ, and can be customized to your preferences

Pre-Dinner Entertainment: Two-step at iconic Broken Spoke

Dinner: Matt’s El Rancho, an Austin Tex-Mex staple (don’t miss out on the Bob Armstrong dip!)

Post-Dinner Drinks: Gibson Street Bar, Black Sheep Lodge, or other South Lamar Bars

Entertainment: Sing karaoke at the iconic Hole in the Wall Bar in Downtown Austin or hit up another Austin live entertainment venue from the night before!

Day #3- Brunch & Back Home

Brunch: Sunday Brunch buffet of authentic Mexican cuisine at Fonda San Miguel

Outdoors: Visit Lady Bird Lake and walk the trail around the lake, paddleboard or kayak on the water

Active/Outdoor Austin Bachelorette Itinerary:

Day #1- Arrive, Check-in

Activities: Catch a yoga class or walk around East Austin for shopping, breweries, bars and dining

Pre-Dinner Drinks: Cocktails, wine and beer, plus a great selection of snacks in trendy East Austin with great patio seating at Contigo

Dinner: Authentic Mexican food in trendy, upscale vibes at Suerte in East Austin

Dessert: Continue your boozing with dessert at Prohibition Creamery

Post-Dinner Cocktails: Grab an old-fashioned cocktail from Whisler’s, with an intimate indoor area, and large patio

Live Music: Check out the live events at the Historic Scoot InnThe White Horse, and Hotel Vegas

Nightcap: Milonga Room, vintage cocktail bar, prohibition-style — reservations required!

Day #2- Wine Tour

Breakfast: Enjoy a cup of coffee from Mozart’s on the lake and grab breakfast to-go to picnic

Hike & Views: Hike (or climb, really) up to Mount Bonnel for incredible views of the lake, enjoy your breakfast picnic with incredible views (and if you have time visit the peacocks down the street at Mayfield Park)

#TotalYogi Wine Tour Package: Austin Bachelorette Party packages begin with a private wine tasting + yoga class at your b&b or hotel and then on to a custom private wine tour in the Texas Hill Country. 

Dinner: Josephine House a quaint cottage featuring upscale dining and a dreamy place to sip cocktails in cozy outdoor booths

Entertainment: Bar hopping on trendy Austin hipster Rainey Street

Day #3- Brunch & Back Home

Brunch: Banger’s Sausage House and Beer Garden for brunch specials such as bacon steak, eggs and toast, 100+ beers on tap, plus frequent live music and a crowd at outdoor picnic tables on Rainey Street- but the real star is the MANmosa, a beer stein filled with a bottle of champagne and a splash of OJ

Outdoors: If it is warm enough, swim at spring-fed-pools, Barton Springs Pool or Deep Eddy Pool, or kayak or bike around Lady Bird Lake.

Looking for additional things to do while in Austin? Check out our 2020 Legendary Texas Bucket List!

Where is the best place to stay in Austin?

Austin is home to some trendy neighborhoods that differ in what they have to offer. While some may not offer many hotels, there are many bnbs found through rental sites, such as AirBnB, that we recommend! 

Best Austin Neighborhoods

Rainey Street– A lively spot for the hipsters with the chicest bungalows turned into bars and restaurants.

Downtown- Home to upscale dining restaurants, nightlife (hello, sixth street bar hopping), live music venues, boutiques, and highrise hotels.

Warehouse District- Fourth Street hosts many LGBTQ bars and live music venues.

South Congress (SOCO)- Find shopping boutiques, both upscale and laid-back dining, and the “I Love You So Much” Mural, that is a must!

South First- Lots of trendy boutiques and dining, plus the cutest cottage homes.

South Lamar- The pulse of Austin: Home to many well-known live music venues.

East Sixth Street- Up-and-coming area of Austin, home to the real “Hipsters”, full of trendy dining, bars, nightlife and live music venues.

Hyde Park- Charming homes, history, and museums.

Clarksville- Art galleries, cafes and beautiful homes within walking distance to downtown fill this neighborhood.

Tarrytown- An affluent neighborhood within walking distance to downtown and Lake Austin.

North Austin (The Domain and The Arboretum)- Residential area home to many breweries, shopping centers with restaurants, shopping, dining and bars.

For more information, check out Visit Austin’s Guide to Austin’s Neighborhoods.

Recommended Austin, Texas Hotels

Where are the best places to eat in Austin?

Downtown Austin:

ATX Cocina: Upscale Modern Mexican
Flower Child: Healthy Food, Boho vibes
Fixe Austin: Upscale Southern
Juliette Italian Kitchen: Modern Italian
Banger’s: Sausage house on Rainey Street

Just South of Downtown:

Fresas: Mexican fare with an Austin-vibe
Botticelli: Traditional Italian, Beer Garten, live music on weekends
Just West of Downtown (lake views):
Hula Hut: Casual tex-mex with lake views
Gabriella’s Downtown: Modern Mexican, expansive patio

Once your travel plans are booked, b&bs or hotels are secured, the itinerary is settled on and activities are planned, now you are ready to celebrate the bride-to-be in Austin!

Let Texas Tipsy Tours take care of the planning for you. We can not only plan your transportation and tour but your whole itinerary from start to finish! Email reservations@txtipsytours.com to chat with the experts in the area! 

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