Austin is one of the US' biggest cities and is located in the state of Texas. Austin is in the southern part of the country around 200 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico. Austin is the capital of the state and is also its culture and economic centre. Car hire at Austin - Cedar Park is a travel choice for sightseeing.
Cedar Park is a satellite city of Austin that has grown over the last 20 years. Cedar Park is almost 20 miles from Austin's city centre and is far enough away to feel as though it is a rural district. Lakeline suburban rail station is just south of Cedar Park. Lake Travis is around five miles from Cedar Park.
Lake Travis is the closest of five lakes, on the picturesque Colorado River, to Cedar Park. A car rental at Austin - Cedar Park is the easiest way of reaching Lake Travis and the Highland Lakes District. In spring the drive passes through fields of colourful indigenous wild flowers.
The Highland Lakes offer outdoor sports activities that include swimming, fishing, sailing and jet-skiing. There are several wine tasting venues and accommodation choices in the region. A stop on the Hill Country Flyer Steam Train's route is just north of Cedar Park. The train offers an infrequent service to Burnet.
Cheap car hire at Austin - Cedar Park is convenient for reaching San Antonio or Fort Worth. These two destinations are either side of Cedar Park on I-35 motorway. San Antonio is one of Texas' premier tourist destinations and boasts legendary attractions such as the Alamo Mission and Museum, and the River Walk. The River Walk is lined with myriad boutiques, bars and eclectic eateries.