Fredericksburg, Texas, is a great spot for romance with its lovely wineries and cozy places to stay. My husband and I have been there a few times and always have a romantic time. If you’re looking for things to do in Fredericksburg, TX for couples, check out our top picks below for some fun and love-filled activities.
Watch a Sunset from Arc De Texas
Arc de Texas has gorgeous views of the rolling hill country! You can head to the top and grab a glass of wine as the sun is setting. It still remains one of my favorite sunset views from my travels.
Stay in a Romantic Bed and Breakfast
There’s nothing like a romantic B&B to start your vacation right and Fredericksburg is covered in B&Bs of all kinds!
- Rarumpelpunzeldornaschenwittchen – A cute German fairy tale cottage
- Blacksmith Quarters on Barons Creek – Modern cottages with a pool running through the center
- Peach Tree Inn– Budget-friendly
Go Peach Picking
They also have blackberry, strawberry, and plums depending on the season!
And Wine Tasting
You can’t go to Fredericksburg without hitting up the 290 Wine Trail. You can book a tour with one of the companies or create your own. Check out my guide on the best wineries on the 290 Wine Trail.
Listen to Live Music
So many of the of the restaurants and bars offer live music. One evening we went over to Lincoln Street Wine and Cigar Bar after a local recommended it to us. We grabbed a glass of wine (of course) and sat by the fire while a man sang songs that we requested. The music scene in Fredericksburg is something you definitely want to take part in.
Taking a Cooking Class
Das Peach Haus is the cutest culinary store with yummy salsas, pastas, jellies, and more. On the weekends they offer two hour classes where you can make a four course meal!
Hike Enchanted Rock
For a truly enchanting evening I recommend a sunset hike at Enchanted Rock State Park. Maybe even pack some cheese and crackers and have a romantic picnic at the top of the rock!
Get a Massage
A spa experience will definitely set the tone for relaxation and romance. The Fredericksburg Herb Farm is a popular spot for relaxation massages, facials, body wraps, and overall pampering. At the Willow Room you can purchase a romance package which includes views of the Hill Country with your couple’s massage.
Have a Gourmet Dinner at a Vintage Gas Station
Right outside of Fredericksburg is what looks like an old vintage gas station. The vibe is funky and unique, but what’s truly surprising is the culinary experience here. I was not expecting the gourmet French and Cajun cuisine the Hill Top Café has! You do not want to miss out on the food here!
Shop for Furniture in the Warehouse District
Most people tend to stay on the main square when it comes to shopping and while there are many cute boutiques, Fredericksburg has developed a curated collections of furniture boutiques in an up-and-coming area known as the Warehouse District. At Woerner Warehouse you can grab a coffee while shopping through beautiful furniture pieces. I personally fell in love with Black Chalk Home and Laundry which is filled with items from around the world such as a Moroccan lamp, Turkish rugs, and more. At Carol Bolton Hicks you can French vintage items. You can have your completely remodeled right from Fredericksburg!
As you can see, Fredericksburg, TX, offers an abundance of romantic activities that are perfect for couples seeking both relaxation and adventure. Whether you’re sipping wine as the sun sets over the rolling hills, picking fresh peaches in the warm Texas air, or strolling hand-in-hand through charming boutiques, this town is a treasure trove of intimate experiences.
We hope our top 10 recommendations for things to do in Fredericksburg, TX, for couples inspire you to plan your own love-filled getaway. So pack your bags, grab your partner, and set off to create unforgettable moments in the heart of Texas Hill Country.
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