View of the greenery of hill country

Your Itinerary to Hill Country

View of the greenery of hill country

Your Itinerary to Hill Country

three people walking through a park

Day 1: Time to Settle In

After a long day on the road, it's time to settle into your cottage and prepare for your ideal vacation. Start by stocking up on groceries at one of the many local stores. Find fresh, locally sourced options, and even order selections right to your door if you're tired of driving. Then, check out some amazing restaurants located right by your new home. Once you’ve quenched your appetite, finish your first evening in Wimberley by stretching your legs in a nearby park filled with wildlife. After a day’s travel, you’ll appreciate the closeness and ease of access to everything you need for your stay.

Stock Up for Your Stay

H-E-B

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Offers curbside pick up and delivery!

http://bit.ly/2C9aExC

Vittles Market and Eatery

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Find all locally produced groceries

https://vittlesmarket.com/

Brookshire Bros

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https://www.brookshirebrothers.com/weekly-ad?store=67

Satisfy Your Stomach

Wimberly Cafe

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http://wimberleycafe.com/

Kimberly's In Wimberley

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https://www.kimberlysinwimberley.com/menus

Salt Lick BBQ

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https://saltlickbbq.com/

Quick Outings to Stretch Your Legs

Blue Hole Regional Park

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http://bit.ly/2H4nlPR

Cypress Creek Nature Trail

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http://bit.ly/2Re5rPk

Patsy Glenn Refuge

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http://wimbirds.org/refuge.html

Burnett Ranch Community Park

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https://burnettranchriverpark.com/

view of hamilton pool preserve

Day 2: Explore & Unwind

Excitement awaits on your second day in Wimberley, Texas. Take note of the diverse Southwestern cuisine being served for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner to energize you throughout the day. Explore the best swimming spots in town for a dip under the warm Texas sun, or enjoy the weather with an afternoon out on the green. Then, find solace as you sit back, relax, and cool off at a unique local show. There’s no better way to finish yet another day in our lively city.

Don't Miss a Meal!

Mima's Kitchen

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Breakfast

https://www.facebook.com/Mimas-Kitchen-371375795866/

Kate's Place

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Brunch

https://katesplacewimberley.com/gallery/

Pho-Lisha's Food Truck

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Lunch

https://www.pholishas.com/

The Leaning Pear

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Dinner

https://www.leaningpear.com/

The Wimberley Way Ice Cream Shop

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Dessert

https://www.facebook.com/The-Wimberley-Way-172963632751258/

The Best Swimming in Wimberley

Jacob's Well

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Also called the Eighth Wonder of Texas

http://www.co.hays.tx.us/jwna.aspx

Blanco River

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https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/blanco

Cypress Creek

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https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cypress-Falls-Swimming-Hole/188483717868953

Cypress Falls

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http://thelodgeatcypressfalls.com/

Hamilton Pool Preserve

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https://parks.traviscountytx.gov/parks/hamilton-pool-preserve

Sewell Park

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https://www.campusrecreation.txstate.edu/outdoor/sewell-park.html

An Afternoon on the Green

Grey Rock Golf Course

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http://www.greyrockgolfandtennis.com/

Valaar Creek Golf Club

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https://www.vaalercreekgolfclub.com/

Quickssand Golf Course

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http://www.quicksandatwoodcreekwimberley.com/

Plum Creek Golf Course

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https://www.plumcreekgolf.com/

The Club at Rebecca Creek

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http://rebeccacreek.com/

Relax at a Show

The Corral Theatre

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http://www.corraltheatre.com/

EmilyAnn Theatre

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http://www.emilyann.org/

The Wimberley Players

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https://www.wimberleyplayers.org/

field of flowers at sunrise

Day 3: Embrace Adventure

Continue your adventure with more outdoor attractions in the area. From ziplining to exploring awe-inducing natural caves, you’re sure to find a way to get your adrenaline pumping! When you’ve had enough of the sun, discover various indoor museums and activities that provide the perfect escape from the heat. Learn how to create hand-blown glass, peruse a collection of cowboy boots embellished with designs from local artists, and feel like a true rancher after visiting an authentic cowboy museum. Wrap up the day with more dining, and, finally, treat yourself to homemade local sweets!

Find More Adventures

Wimberley Zipline Adventures

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https://www.wimberleyzipline.com/

WonderWorld Park

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https://wonderworldpark.com/

Tour the Texas State Capitol

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https://tspb.texas.gov/plan/tours/tours.html

Birdwatching

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http://www.wimbirds.org/

Best Ways to Escape the Sun

Wimberley Glassworks

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https://wgw.com/

Bootiful Wimberley

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https://www.bootifulwimberley.com/

Jack Glover's Cowboy Museum

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https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jack-Glovers-Cowboy-Museum/527304303999423

The Heritage Museum of Texas Hill Country

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http://www.theheritagemuseum.com/

Central Texas Bonsai Exhibit at Jade Gardens

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http://www.bonsaiexhibittexas.com/tree.html

Kyle Railroad Depot & Heritage Center

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http://www.hayshistoricalcommission.com/kyle-railroad-depot.html

More Delicious Cuisine

Brewster's Pizza

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https://www.brewsterspizza.com/

Hay's City Store

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https://hayscitystoretx.com/

Linda's Fine Food

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http://www.lindaallencatering.com/

Indulge in Local Treats

Sugar Shack Bakery

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http://howsweetitisshop.squarespace.com/

The Wooden Spoon Frozen Yogurt

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http://thewoodenspoonyogurt.com/

Papa Hoo's Popcorn

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https://www.papahoos.com/

Wimberley Donuts

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https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wimberley-Donuts/116089371752317

Papa's Crepe Place

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https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Restaurant/Papas-Crepe-Place-228727714324731/

view of devils backbone

Day 4: Complete Your Stay in Wimberley

As your vacation comes to a close, there are a few last-minute items you should check off your list before starting the drive home. Make sure to get one last meal for the ride, and take another lap through town to search for the perfect souvenir to commemorate your stay! Then, on your way out of Wimberley, make a quick stop by Old Baldy Park. After a short hike to the top of the hill, you’ll gain a stunning view of the city, making it the perfect destination to say your final goodbye to beautiful Wimberley, Texas.

Final Restaurants You Don't Want to Miss

Milagro's Hill Country Tex Mex

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https://milagroshillcountry.com/

Jobell Cafe and Bistro

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http://www.jobellcafe.com/ http://www.jobellcafe.com/

Sip! On the Square

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https://www.siponthesquare.com/

Get the Perfect Souvenir

Shop the Tree House

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https://shopthetreehouse.com/

River House

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https://www.facebook.com/RiverHouseWimberleyTexas/

Blue Willow

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http://www.bluewillowwimberley.com/

Kiss the Cook

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https://www.kissthecookwimberley.com/

The Village Store

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http://wimberleyvillagethriftstore.org/

Bid Wimberley Farewell at These Iconic Destinations

Hike Old Baldy Park

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A stunning lookout across Wimberley

https://www.cityofwimberley.com/?SEC=1CDE9473-341C-496E-BD68-CED18B923848

Pass Through Pioneer Town

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https://downtowndifferent.com/wimberley/texas/pioneertowntexas

Take a Scenic Drive Through Devil's Backbone

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couple in a car for a road trip

Road Trips

Having so many things to do in Wimberley, Texas, is just one aspect that makes our city so great. But, Wimberley also offers one of the best locations for exploring popular surrounding cities. As your hub to Hill Country with quick access to Austin, San Antonio, San Marcos, and more, we make the perfect home-base for every day trip you plan.

Cities Near Wimberley, Texas

Dripping Springs

Distance: 20 Minutes

San Marcos

Distance: 23 Minutes

Gruene

Distance: 30 Minutes

Blanco

Distance: 30 Minutes

Austin

Distance: 45 Minutes

San Antonio

Distance: 1 Hour

view of a cypress creek cottage

Accommodations

Our cozy cottages provide the perfect accommodation for any and all travelers. Feel free to bring your furry friends along when you stay in one of our pet-friendly cottages, such as the spacious, two-bedroom Coral Cottage. For a unique stay with a large group, consider booking the Blue Cottage complete with a trendy upstairs loft! Or, enjoy a quiet, relaxing retreat in the one-bedroom Pewter Cottage. When every accommodation includes a private hot tub, deck, fireplace, grill, and flat screen TV, you really can’t go wrong!