Blanco, Texas is located deep in the heart of the beautiful Texas Hill Country, and is the Lavender Capital of Texas. Less than an hour drive by car from San Antonio and Austin, you can get away without having to go too far. The Farm to Market and Ranch Roads that lead to, and surround Blanco are popular with cyclists and riders. Our Blanco River is the source of our town’s name and a great source of pride. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the limestone bottom, natural springs and pristine water. Swimming, kayaking and hiking around the river is a great way to spend a day. Blanco is historic, as well as breathtaking, with the Old Blanco County Courthouse as the focal point of our historic past. Lodging from state-of-the-art hotels to quaint cottages and bed and breakfast establishments offer something for every type of traveler. If you prefer to travel in your home, or you are planning on staying awhile, there are many RV locations and camping options including the Blanco State Park. Blanco has many annual outdoor festivals to give you the perfect reason to visit; Blanco Lavender Festival, Bands 4 Band Music Festival, Classic Car Show and Western Showcase are just a few of the ongoing events in this beautiful little town.
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