How to Fall in Love With the Texas Hill Country Fall Colors

When you think of autumn and colors changing on the trees, you might think of wooded mountain areas in the northeast. But, if you want to see ultimate beauty, Texas is where you need to be. Texas Hill Country fall colors are unsurmountable. The rolling hills and gorgeous maple trees set the scene for a romantic getaway. From magnificent views to outdoor activities to festive events, you’ll have plenty to do.

Use our time-saving Texas Hill Country Itinerary to help you plan the rest of your dreamy vacation. It’s free and outlines the best restaurants, breweries, vineyards, and attractions you need to experience.

The Best Places to See the Texas Hill Country Fall Colors

Dripping Springs

Only a 25-minute drive from Hotel Flora and Fauna. 

Known as the “Wedding Capital of Texas” for its unmatched scenic beauty, Dripping Springs is home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the Lone Star State. In the fall, the leaves change to vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow.

What to Do:

McKinney Falls State Park

Only a 50-minute drive from Hotel Flora and Fauna. 

Go to McKinney Falls State Park and admire the reflections of fall foliage on the peaceful water. Onion Creek cascades off of limestone bluffs into pools that are secluded by forests of majestic cypress trees.

What to Do:

  • Hit the trails and go mountain biking.
  • Go fishing in Onion Creek. You don’t need a license to fish from the shore in Texas State Parks.
  • After you visit the park, grab a bite to eat in Austin.

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area

Only a 90-minute drive from Hotel Flora and Fauna. 

This area in Texas Hill Country is a unique sight like no other and demands the attention of visitors from all over. Enchanted Rock is a pink, granite dome that dates back to prehistoric times. During autumn, the trees surrounding the rock turn shades of rusty red and orange. Take a hike up the Summit Trail and experience breathtaking views.

What to Do: 

  • Pack some food and a bottle of wine and eat in the picnic area while gazing at the fall foliage.
  • Pick out a souvenir at the park store.
  • Take a road trip for the day when you stay at Hotel Flora and Fauna.

Hotel Flora and Fauna Is Perfect for You

Texas Hill Country in the fall is a time like no other. Stay in the heart of it all at Hotel Flora and Fauna and enjoy all of the best sights and attractions. Our boutique hotel features studio suites at affordable prices. Room 3 will dazzle you with its upscale furnishings and spacious, pristine bathroom.

Start your romantic fall getaway off on the right foot with our Romance Package. When you arrive in your room, a large bouquet of fresh-cut flowers, a box of deluxe chocolates, and a bottle of Prosecco will be waiting for you. It doesn’t get more perfect than this. Check our availability and start planning your trip to see the Texas Hill Country fall colors today.