The Unassuming Town Of Salado, Texas Is One Of America’s Best Hidden Gems For A Weekend Getaway

One of the best weekend trips in Texas is to a town you probably wouldn’t expect (and may have never even heard of.) Located between Austin and Waco in the eponymous Texas Hill Country, Salado is a charming small town with a population of around 2,400. Brimming with shops, restaurants, a historic inn, and plenty of Southern hospitality, Salado is the perfect place to escape to for a night or two.

Have you ever taken a weekend trip to Salado? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for a nearby hike to a waterfall that makes for a lovely year-round adventure.

Address: Salado, TX 76571, USA
Address: Barrow Brewing Company, 108 Royal St, Salado, TX 76571, USA
Address: Fletcher's Books & Antiques, 945 N Main St, Salado, TX 76571, USA
Address: Salado Glassworks, 2 Peddler's Alley, Salado, TX 76571, USA
Address: Shoppes on Main Boutique Marketplace & Cafe, 22 N Main St #B, Salado, TX 76571, USA
Address: Shady Villa Hotel, 416 S Main St, Salado, TX 76571, USA
Address: Stagecoach Restaurant, 401 S Main St, Salado, TX 76571, USA

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