Burnet offers a variety of outdoor activities and sightseeing opportunities. Climb aboard the historic Austin Steam Train for a leisurely trip through the Hill Country, embark upon the Vanishing Texas River Cruise to capture the beautiful, scenic views of Lake Buchanan and the Colorado River or visit one of the area’s outdoor parks, playgrounds and enjoy miles of hiking, and mountain biking trails at Reveille Peak Ranch, Spider Mountain or Inks Lake State Park.
Get a taste of Burnet’s cosmopolitan side when you experience all of the comforts and attractions that our Historic Downtown Square has to offer. Immerse yourself in our town’s vibrant heritage on a walking tour through historic downtown, and savor a gourmet meal at one of the area’s many cafés or restaurants. Fine spirits, boutiques, unique antique finds and a warm cup of Joe abound. Feed your creative side at one of Burnet’s art galleries, or take a trip back in time at one of our museums.
If you’re planning a visit, the greater Burnet area has plenty of lodging options that will fit any size group. Whether you’re planning a small family vacation or a large gathering, we’ve got you covered. From cozy bed & breakfasts and lakeside cabins to large traditional hotels and motels, Burnet’s accommodations and lodging options are perfect for any occasion.