Witness a rare total solar eclipse in the United States! Join us in the outskirts of Austin, Texas, on April 8, 2024 when the path of totality will run through Texas Hill Country. Also, spend time exploring Austin and discovering the vast landscapes and idyllic wineries of the Hill Country.

2024 departures
Register interest Or call 855-330-1542
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Solar Eclipse 2024: A Journey from Austin to the Texas Hill Country

5 days | Full tour details to be announced soon

Witness a rare total solar eclipse in the United States! Join us in the outskirts of Austin, Texas, on April 8, 2024 when the path of totality will run through Texas Hill Country. Also, spend time exploring Austin and discovering the vast landscapes and idyllic wineries of the Hill Country.

2024 departures

or Call 855-330-1542

Travel Insurance

For the convenience of our travelers, Travel Guard provides an on-tour Insurance Plan. On-tour emergency evacuation insurance (up to $100,000), medical expense coverage (up to $25,000), dental expense coverage (up to $500), travel medical assistance and worldwide travel assistance (U.S. Residents only). It also includes up to $25,000 medical and up to $500 dental expense coverage, and 24-hour worldwide travel and medical assistance. Please click here to view complete coverage details.

Please visit www.TravelGuard.com/SmithsonianJourneys or call Travel Guard at 1-800-208-6142 to learn about additional (optional) coverage.