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Zilker Zephyr Miniature Train

2100 Barton Hills Dr, Zilker Park, Just across from the Barton Springs Pool, Austin, TX 78704-4656
+1 512-478-8286
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What a wonderful park, train and ride.

Great little trip and ride. Visited in late June. We were staying in downtown Austin. My three year... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
FPiers
,
Brick, New Jersey
via mobile
A lot of kiddo fun on budget

I would say that most kiddos 100 and below like trains ... and this one is special. It will take... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Lucie_tx
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Austin
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Free ride for children on a miniature train that encircles Zilker Park.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2100 Barton Hills Dr, Zilker Park, Just across from the Barton Springs Pool, Austin, TX 78704-4656
South Austin
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+1 512-478-8286

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Great little trip and ride. Visited in late June. We were staying in downtown Austin. My three year old son wanted us to go on the train two days in a row. The people were friendly and it was very inexpensive. Train leaves on the...More

Thank FPiers
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I would say that most kiddos 100 and below like trains ... and this one is special. It will take you around the park for just a few bucks, 20min of sightseeing, going through tunnels, waving at passerby's, getting smiles, enjoying views .... and chu-chu-chu,...More

Thank Lucie_tx
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Well worth the 45 min car ride to watch my son's delight with the 20 min train ride. I actually think I had more fun than he did, though! The train moved along faster than I expected and the views were great.

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Great plan to share with kids and go around the Zikler park. It's a very nice experience and totally recomendable for kids and family

Thank Iggyxii
Reviewed 2 December 2016

A great little train located in Barton Springs are of Zilker Park. Kids of all ages will enjoy the 20 minute train ride around the park that hugs the springs, through the park, and around the outskirts of Zilker Park.

Thank RawwDogg
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We rode the train just to get a glimpse of the park beyond the streets and trails. It was an o.k. experience, and we saw workers setting up for the Tail of Lights (Christmas. But it was great fun for the little kids on the...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The Zilker zephyr train was the destination for our family of two grandparents, one parent and two 3-year-olds. Just a wonderful bonus that it's located in Zilker Park with all of the other things the park has to offer. On our day, the train wasn't...More

Thank timebes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

West to Zilker Park on Wednesday and rode the Zilker Zephyr. 25 minute ride through the woods and two different tunnels. Kids loved it.

Thank donandeileen
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This train ride is extremely cute and well-done. Our child was maybe just s little too old though he enjoyed the tour of the park and some of the slightly exciting tunnels.

Thank NYCityCountryMouse
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Our son is just getting to the age where he enjoys trains and amusement rides. We recently made a trip to Disneyland where he feel in love with Casey Jr. While I can assure you, this is by no means on that level of ride,...More

Thank Christopher C
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