Making reservations for a River Cruise is a great way to explore Austin while relaxing Many fun options are available. Listings here are for your convenience. UntamedAustin™ has no financial relationship to these companies. Listing is not an endorsement it’s for your convenience.

Summer Evenings are a great time for a Sunset Cruise, Dinner Cruise or booking a party boat tour. Whatever the occasion being on the water at Lake Austin or Lake Travis can be a great family adventure or romantic couples outing.

Companies Offering River Boat Tours and Sightseeing and Dinner Cruises on Lake Austin in Austin, Texas

There are several companies offering river boat tours and sightseeing and dinner cruises on Lake Austin in Austin, Texas. Here are some of them, along with their contact information (Current Fall 2023):

  • Lone Star Riverboat
    • Phone: (512) 476-9999
    • Address: 208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
  • Capital Cruises
    • Phone: (512) 478-1356
    • Address: 201 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
  • Austin Party Cruises
    • Phone: (512) 327-1388
    • Address: 208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
  • ATX Boat Rentals
    • Phone: (512) 385-2628
    • Address: 115 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701

The most popular month to go on a river cruise or dinner cruise on Lake Austin is during the summer, when the weather is warm and sunny. The most popular day of the week is Saturday, and the most popular time of day is in the evening for sunset cruises.

Life jackets are not required for adults on river boat tours or dinner cruises on Lake Austin. However, they are available for children and infants.

Here are some additional things to keep in mind when planning a river boat tour or dinner cruise on Lake Austin:

  • Dress code: Casual attire is appropriate for most river boat tours and dinner cruises. However, some dinner cruises have a more formal dress code.
  • Food and drinks: Food and drinks are usually not included in the price of the cruise. However, some cruises offer food and drink packages.
  • Reservations: Reservations are recommended for all river boat tours and dinner cruises, especially during peak season.
  • Parking: Parking is available at most of the cruise docks.