A drive through the Hill Country is an expedition into the placid beauty of this part of Texas. The air is purer, streams are sparkling and lovely, and traffic becomes a distant memory. Meander through the mountains, valleys and craggy canyons. A paradise for tourists, photographers, artist, and writers…inspiration just around the bend. Come enjoy the hospitality that has made Texas famous. Below we've included some of the best Hill Country attractions you will not want to miss while you vacation with us at River Inn Resort.
Explore the mystery at the scale replica of the original in England constructed over 3,500 years ago. Additionally, visitors can walk and see replicas of the giant statues found on the Easter Islands. Located on the grounds of the Hill Country Arts Foundation.
Designated a National Natural Landmark in 1980, the 2,208-acre park has picnic sites, camping, hiking trails, wildlife and birds. See the big tooth maple trees and the amazing colors of the maple leaves as they change in fall. Visit their website.
A treasure of Western Art recalls the exciting era of cowboys, Native Americans, settlers and mountain men who tamed the west. A beautiful collection of Western Art treasures in paint, bronze and stone. Visit their website.
Making and selling jewelry in the Texas Hill Country since 1954; from the beginning, Mr. Avery first set up shop in a two-car garage and wanted to make jewelry that had meaning to him and others. A 20-acre campus hosts a visitors center that’s open to the public. Visit their website.
Picturesque and charming homes, quaint shops of antiques, gifts, foods and a rich heritage founded in 1846 by German settlers. Explore the 290 Wine Road or the history walk of the Pacific War – an exhibit of boats, planes, guns, and tanks from World War II at the Admiral Nimitz Museum. Visit their website.