- TripBuzz found 102 things to do with kids in or near Buda, Texas, including 95 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Austin, San Marcos, Wimberley and Dripping Springs.
- From Olympia Hills Gymnastics to Optimum Training Center, the Buda area offers 80 different types of family activities, including: Arcades, Children's Play Area, Parks and Gymnastics.
- Close to Austin, Buda is a small town with many parks and outdoor recreational spaces. This includes a skating park, public golf courses, hiking trails, an amphitheater and both baseball and soccer fields. And to provide outdoor enthusiasts with proper equipment and clothing, the city is home to a Cabela's (a retail shop specializing in hunting, fishing and camping gear).
A one-mile loop trail, the Johnson Settlement Trail offers a relatively flat hike along green areas. The trail takes visitors to the Johnson Settlement - the former home of the grandparents of Lyndon Johnson - with log cabin and barns.
The Lyndon Banes Johnson Boyhood Home was the home where President Johnson lived from five until he graduated from high school. National Park Service rangers lead a tour through the home that is furnished with mid-1920s period furniture.
On the 137-acre Exotic Resort Zoo, visitors can take a guided tour to see and feed over 500 animals from 80 species. Visitors can also stay in the cabins overlooking the zoo, enjoy cooking outside, sit around the campfire or play in the pool and hot tub.
Alligators, birds, cats, exotic hoof stock, and primates are found at the Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo. Visitors can watch alligator and crocodile feedings, as well as watch as snakes are handled and fed.
Home to over 25,000 residents, the City of Seguin is a town featuring a number of locations to stop by when visiting. Visitors commonly enjoy seeing the Art Deco Fountain in the City Park or touring the historic downtown area.
It is estimated that the Inner Space Caverns are between 90 to 100 million years old, but was discovered in 1963 when Interstate 35 was being completed through the area. Visitors can take different levels of tours.