Covert Park at Mt. Bonnell is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

1. Covert Park at Mt. Bonnell

3800 Mount Bonnell Rd, Austin, TX
Park · 89 tips and reviews

Dianey S.Dianey Sandoval: Great views!! This look out spot has great Trails for light hiking.... The 100 plus stair way up is a great start!! ✌️

Jacobo G.Jacobo Gómez: Very nice views of the sunset and only a very short drive from Austin

Mary R.Mary Rodriguez: Such an amazing view up here! Strongly recommended !

Mozart's Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

2. Mozart's Coffee

3825 Lake Austin Blvd (at Enfield Rd.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · West Austin · 247 tips and reviews

Greg H.Greg Hartle: A hidden gem in Austin. Great coffee, great view on the lake

Adam R.Adam Renz: Great coffee and gelato. Beans are roasted in house and the view of the lake is fantastic. Great spot to work, read or rejuvenate.

Anna M.Anna Morgan: The best bottomless coffee in Austin with an unbeatable view.

The Oasis on Lake Travis is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

3. The Oasis on Lake Travis

6550 Comanche Trl, Austin, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Lakeland · 238 tips and reviews

den k.den kent phd: best sunsets in Austin ))... however food and drinks not 5 star ((

Social N.Social News Network: Great place to watch the sunset! Definitely arrive an hour or two before the sunset to get a good table.

Meghan H.Meghan Hodges: Beautiful view, excellent Margs and the staff is awesome!

360 Bridge (Pennybacker Bridge) is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

4. 360 Bridge (Pennybacker Bridge)

5000 Plaza on the Lk, Austin, TX
Scenic Lookout · 24 tips and reviews

Heidi J.Heidi J.B: Must see! Totaly different view at different times of day. watch the sun go down, the lights come on, and a miniture view of our citys skyline

Social N.Social News Network: Right before you hit the bridge, there's an area for off-road parking. Park, climb up the semi-hidden trail, and enjoy the magnificent view of the lake in the day, the sunset, or stars at night.

Elizabeth H.Elizabeth Hall: Beautiful bridge with gorgeous views and be sure to climb the cliff at least once!

Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk Trail is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

5. Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk Trail

1500 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX
Hiking Trail · Riverside · 24 tips and reviews

Eric L.Eric Laczi: Stunning views of downtown while you exercise. A great place to walk, run or bike.

Miriam G.Miriam Goldman: Gorgeous, especially at sunset.

tif l.tif lacey: a tad quieter than the main trail and amazing views of downtown

Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

6. Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge

1250 W. Riverside Dr. (at S. Lamar Blvd.), Austin, TX
Bridge · Downtown Austin · 13 tips and reviews

Jaysyn L.Jaysyn Longoria: Absolutely charming spot at night. Great view of Austins beautiful skyline with magnificent light reflections coming off the water. Bring a camera!!

Antonio C.Antonio Caridad Hidalgo: awesome views of Austin's skyline

India C.India Christine: Lovely view of the Austin skyline and Lady Bird Lake! Great, breezy cross over when running the trail with inspirational, artsy graffiti on the nearby train trellis.

Lady Bird Lake Trail (West) is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

7. Lady Bird Lake Trail (West)

Lady Bird Lake (Western Bank), Austin, TX
Hiking Trail · Barton Hills · 100 tips and reviews

Xiomara T.Xiomara T.: If you're visiting Austin & like to take long walks with a gorgeous view..I recommend this trail.

Social N.Social News Network: A perfect running trail for all levels of runners. This 10 mile loop is mostly flat with scenic views of downtown Austin and Lady Bird Lake.

Elizabeth H.Elizabeth Hall: Best hike and bike trail with beautiful views and don't forget a piece of bread for the ducks!

Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

8. Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge

1 Congress Ave (over Colorado River), Austin, TX
Bridge · Downtown Austin · 122 tips and reviews

Tatum V.Tatum Vayavananda: The guide says warm, dry August days around sunset are the best time for bats.

Visit AustinVisit Austin: Austin is home to the largest urban bat colony in North America. More than 1.5 million bats fly out near dusk from the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge. Best viewing dates: April-Oct.

Himmad K.Himmad Khan: When on the bridge, get as close as you can over the water for the best view

Steiner Ranch Steakhouse is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

9. Steiner Ranch Steakhouse

5424 Steiner Ranch Blvd, Austin, TX
Steakhouse · Steiner Ranch · 50 tips and reviews

Michelle A.Michelle Alpha: Beautiful views and great mojitis

Donna Brown @.Donna Brown @ThatDonnaBrown: Very fun place, great view of the lake outside. Food and drinks are expensive Read more.

Sharon M.Sharon Middendorf: Great place for drinks and dinner. Wonderful hillside location with view of Lake Travis. Definitely a must try!

Hula Hut is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

10. Hula Hut

3825 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX
Mexican Restaurant · West Austin · 199 tips and reviews

Social N.Social News Network: This is a great place to come with family and friends. They have a good view of the lake and amazing food. I love their Chicken and Avacado Tubular Taco.

Hugo R.Hugo Rojo: That was one large enchilada. Love, love, love the view of the lake.

Carolyn M.Carolyn McGinty: Beautiful view to enjoy a drink or two!

Ski Shores Waterfront Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

11. Ski Shores Waterfront Cafe

2905 Pearce Rd (Lake Austin), Austin, TX
American Restaurant · 30 tips and reviews

Drew W.Drew Watson: Ski shores waterfront cafe was the best. I worked there for a very long time. Great food, views, and fun. I hope the new owner will have similar views as did george, he was the best boss ever. Peace!

CierraCierra: Border burger + a Bloody Mary (and fried pickles if you want to only eat 1/2 of your burger). Amazing view.

Scott W.Scott Wisson: Fried pickles are awesome, view is awesome, cooking burgers takes a while.

The Mohawk is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

12. The Mohawk

912 Red River St (at E 10th St.), Austin, TX
Rock Club · Downtown Austin · 130 tips and reviews

RCRD LBLRCRD LBL: The balcony is where it's at for the best stage views - and the best company. Plus, you can keep your finger on the Red River pulse without missing a beat from the talent.

Gregory G.Gregory Goodin: The best venue in Austin to watch a show. Great views, good music, and even better people.

Rebecca H.Rebecca Huey: One of my favorite downtown venues. Get there early for a good view on the top level.

Hyatt Regency Austin is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

13. Hyatt Regency Austin

208 Barton Springs, Austin, TX
Hotel · Bouldin Creek · 78 tips and reviews

Natalie H.Natalie Henshilwood: Try the Diamond Paradise Sunset they are YUMMY!

KateKate: Great hotel with amazing amenities and views

Navjot S.Navjot Singh: Amazing hotel with great views of the ladybird lake, only if you take a room with a view. How ever the hotel has only one restaurant , which is in their lobby, so do go out for food.

Mount Bonnell is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

14. Mount Bonnell

Austin, TX
Mountain · 6 tips and reviews

Renee I.Renee Isby: Beautiful views. Be prepared to walk the steps! Great workout 😁. More crowded on Sundays I've noticed. I wouldn't take my dog on the crowded times.

Jennifer R.Jennifer Ruiz: Really easy hike to get to the top. Amazing views but go at sunrise or sunset for something even more beautiful. Best of all - free!

Sarah H.Sarah Hibbard: The highest point in Austin is a surprisingly easy hike. If you are feeling adventurous this is a short drive from downtown, and has a spectacular view of the Colorado River!

Doug Sahm Hill is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Austin.

15. Doug Sahm Hill

898 W Riverside Dr., Austin, TX
Scenic Lookout · Bouldin Creek · 9 tips and reviews

Jefferson B.Jefferson Burruss: There's a splash fountain for kids to play in and a kite flying field next to Palmer Events Center. Great views of downtown.

Zachary H.Zachary Horst: One of the best views of downtown!

Elizabeth H.Elizabeth Hall: Beautiful view of downtown Austin!