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Sustainable tour guide to Austin, TX

Planning on visiting Austin? Well if so, here are some things to do and places to go that will keep you busy and sustainable!! 
Also, make sure to follow @ecoatx on Instagram to stay up to date with fun and sustainable things to do in Austin, Texas. 


If you are a shopping fanatic like many people in my family, here are some amazing and eco-friendly shops to stop by while in town

Book Woman

Central Library Gift Shop

Austin Creative Reuse 

Blue Genie Art Bazaar 

Slow North 

The Herb Bar


If you enjoy thrifting even half as much as I do, you will absolutely love these six gems that will make you never want to go back to traditional shopping. 

Goodwill on Parmer 

Buffalo Exchange

The Blue Hangar 

Austin Pets Alive Thrift 


Assistance League Thrift House 

Food and Drinks

When you inevitably get hungry on your journeys around this amazing town, here are some top-notch food and drink options to choose from.

The Butterfly Bar

Mr. Naturals

Sap Thai

Cruz de Luz


Local Foods

Emmer and Rye


Eden East Austin

The Beer Plant

Citizen Eatery

Conscious Cravings



Everyone knows that a trip isn't complete without finding the town's greatest cup of coffee, so here are Austin's best coffee shops to choose from.

Greater Goods Coffee

Desnudo Coffee

Cherrywood Coffeehouse

To See and Do

Austin is arguably one of the most diverse cities in Texas, and what better thing is there than to explore a city full of fun and adventure? Here are 10 amazing touristy things to do while staying sustainable in the process.

Austin Nature and Science Center

Central Library Downtown

Lime Scooters

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

UT Campus Green Tour

Barton Springs Pool

Paddleboard or kayak in Ladybird Lake

See the biggest urban bat population

Alamo Drafthouse

Volunteer at or attend a sustainable event

Keep Austin Beautiful

Shoal Creek Conservancy

Capital Area Master Naturalist

Native Plant Society of Texas

Austin Parks Foundations

Hill Country Conservatory

Tree Folk

Festival Beach Food Forest


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