San Antonio, Texas
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  • San Antonio: Haunted Walking Ghost Tour

    1. San Antonio: Haunted Walking Ghost Tour

    Explore a hotbed of paranormal phenomenon in San Antonio and find out about the history you never hear about in books. Listen to countless stories of strange and unpleasant happenings from your professional guide. Your tour guide will take you through historic downtown San Antonio to 8–12 different locations around the Old Town area (depending on whether you choose the standard or extended tour). Get a glimpse of the dark underbelly of San Antonio history as each haunted location ratchets up the tension of the tour. During the tour, see several key historic locations and properties around downtown San Antonio and the Old Town area. If you select the Extended Tour route, enjoy an additional 30 minutes of blood-curdling stories to fuel your imaginations and your nightmares.

    Great way to learn about SA history and just the right amount of spooky. Our guide Megan was excellent.

  • San Antonio: Tower of Americas, River Walk Cruise & Bus Tour

    2. San Antonio: Tower of Americas, River Walk Cruise & Bus Tour

    Start your day on a hop-on hop-off city tour where you can enjoy a 1-hour narrated tour on the top deck of the double-decker bus.  Along the way, you'll have access to explore 19 top sightseeing destinations in San Antonio, including the Alamo, the Pearl Brewery, the San Antonio River Walk. On your hop-on hop-off city tour, you will have access to 19 stops in Downtown San Antonio: 1. The Alamo 2. Pearl Entertainment Complex 3. San Antonio Museum of Art House 4. VFW Post 76 5. Augie’s BBQ Restaurant 6. Riverwalk Museum Reach 7. Tobin Center 8. Veterans Memorial Park 9. Travis Park and St. Anthony Hotel 10. Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum 11. Riverwalk/ River Cruise 12. San Fernando Cathedral/Spanish Governor’s Palace 13. Market Square/El Mercardo 14. Hotels on Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard 15. King William Historic District 16. Southtown 17. Yanaguana Garden 18. Tower of the Americas...

    4 of us bought the bus pass, river cruise and tower of America ticket. We really enjoyed all of it. It was well worth the price! I would do it again.

  • San Antonio: UNESCO World Heritage Missions Tour

    3. San Antonio: UNESCO World Heritage Missions Tour

    Experience the beauty and history of the great city of San Antonio. Throughout this experience, you will visit several of the Spanish-influenced landmarks on the river, which was named in honor of San Antonio de Padua. Travel to sites such as Mission San José, Mission Concepción, Mission San Juan, and Mission San Francisco de Espada on this guided, half-day sightseeing tour. Watch birds and wildlife along the new Mission Riverwalk Hike and Bike Trail, and experience mission life at Mission San Jose and the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Visitor Center. Later, view original frescoes at Mission Concepción, before seeing the old Espada Acequia (irrigation system) with its dam and aqueduct which are still in use today. You will also enjoy mission silhouettes with Spanish and Moorish-influenced architecture against the South Texas Sky, which makes for a magical sight...

    Even though I was the only person on the tour, Domingo went above and beyond to give me a marvelous tour. I appreciate your company not canceling on me. Domingo knows so much wonderful history about the area. I learned so many interesting facts which just enhanced the tour. It was a very enjoyable morning.

  • Texas Hill Country and LBJ Ranch Tour with Hotel Pickup

    4. Texas Hill Country and LBJ Ranch Tour with Hotel Pickup

    Embark on a full-day tour from select Downtown San Antonio or Downtown Austin hotels through the rolling hills of the Texas Hill Country. Visit the former home of U.S President Lyndon B. Johnson, also known as LBJ Ranch, explore Fredericksburg, stop by Luckenbach, and end your day at a Texas winery. After pickup at your hotel in San Antonio or Austin, head out of the city toward the famous Texas Hill Country. Make your first stop in Johnson City to visit the home where President Lyndon B. Johnson spent his younger years. Continue on to the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park and have time to explore LBJ Ranch, also known as the "Texas White House." Be sure to stop by the hangar to see LBJ's plane, and view the many exhibitions on site. From there, head down to the charming town of Fredericksburg, a historic German town. While there, have time to shop at boutique stores and enjoy...

    Gary was amazing knew so much about the Texas history. We had a great day. Would recommend him to anyone !!!

  • San Antonio: 2.5-Hour Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

    5. San Antonio: 2.5-Hour Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

    Turn downtown San Antonio into your own personal giant game board. Urban Adventure Quest created an interactive Amazing Race-style scavenger hunt that lets you do just that. On this 2.5-hour San Antonio adventure, you’ll see the city’s sights as you’re guided by your smartphone. Race to be the first to finish the game, or take as much time as you need, solving clues, completing challenges, and learning about local history along the way. The adventure begins deep in the heart of Texas, where there’s a history of courage and sacrifice for freedom. Your Quest starts in the center of San Antonio and takes you back in time to explore the grounds of the Alamo. You’ll then be guided down to the River Walk and through the streets to enjoy the sights and sounds of the modern city. So gather up your troops and defend your right to have fun! Play the game, see the sights, and experienc...

    The experience itself was interesting and fun. The site used for directing the quest was embarrassingly out of date. Note that the Get Your Guide app is used only for selling access, not for directing the tour. I'd consider using the GYG app in the future, but only if it connects to an actual modern app.

  • San Antonio: Morning Sightseeing Tour

    6. San Antonio: Morning Sightseeing Tour

    On this morning sight-seeing tour, your guide will pick you up at select Downtown San Antonio hotels. Your experience starts at La Villita Historic Arts Village, one of San Antonio's oldest neighborhoods. Listen to exciting sounds and narratives as you make your way through each point of interest, which includes Hemisfair Park, Sunset Station, St. Paul Square, Alamo Plaza, Paris Hatters, the Theatre District and the San Fernando Catherdral! Along the way, your guide will engage you in some good ol' Texas Trivia. After a morning of touring all the top sights in the Downtown Reach, enjoy lunch at El Mercado. This festive site is known as one of the oldest and largest Mexican market in the United States. After lunch, your guide will bring you back to the downtown area where you can hop off at the Alamo, El Mercado, or select Downtown Hotels.

    Alex our guide was so informed of all the historical information and delivered it in such an entertaining manner. It was a wonderful experience.

  • San Antonio: Half-Day Afternoon Sightseeing Tour

    7. San Antonio: Half-Day Afternoon Sightseeing Tour

    On this 4-hour afternoon sight-seeing tour, your guide will pick you up at select downtown San Antonio hotels. Your experience starts downtown with a visit to the San Antonio River Locks, followed by a tour of the Museum Reach. You will have time to explore the Japanese Tea Garden with its koi ponds, stone archways, and tea house. Once you've seen all the top sites in the Museum Reach, head down to the Mission Reach. Here you will have time to see the original frescos at the UNESCO World Heritage Site: Mission Concepcion, the oldest unrestored stone church in the nation. Along the way, enjoy a game of Texas trivia with your guide and learn a little more about the history and culture of San Antonio. This tour ends right at the Alamo, where you have ample time to explore this historic site on your own. If you prefer, you can also have your driver/guide take you back to select downtown Sa...

    Anthony was wonderful! We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tour. Thank you for a great experience!

  • The Ghosts of San Antonio Walking Tour

    8. The Ghosts of San Antonio Walking Tour

    Experience the spooky side of San Antonio with this Ghosts of San Antonio tour, a ghost-themed tour with over 6 months of preparation and research put into it. Visit San Antonio's haunted spots while learning about the city's scary history. Prepare for a spooky time as you walk to the historically significant, and scary, buildings in the city. Discover the sinister history of ghosts and hauntings in San Antonio, and dive back to the dark days of the old Wild West. Experience a chilling tour that’s great for the whole family.

  • San Antonio: City Sightseeing Van Tour

    9. San Antonio: City Sightseeing Van Tour

    On this full-day tour, see all the highlights that San Antonio has to offer, gaining a thorough knowledge of the city’s history and culture. After convenient hotel pickup in the downtown area, you’ll be off and running. See the best of San Antonio's unique downtown architecture as you drive through the Museum district. Check out St. Paul Square and see the Alamo Dome as you pass the Rivercenter Mall. You'll also see iconic sites like the the JFK Parade Route on the day before his assassination and the stunning San Fernando Cathedral.  Head down the Main Plaza to see the beautiful Plaza de Armas, City Hall, and the Tobin Performing Arts Center before making your way to El Mercado — the oldest and largest Mexican market in the United States. Enjoy lunch with the group (at your own expense) and learn a bit about Hispanic culture and its influence on San Antonio before heading out to the...

    The experience that we enjoyed was exceptional. Perry our tour guide is acknowledged for his sincere passion for his beautiful city, but also as an ambassador for not only his city but his company, as well. To say that this tour not only exceeded our expectations but was extremely informative and truly exceeded value for money is an understatement. We feel extremely fortunate to have had this outstanding experience with Perry as our guide. As a result, San Antonio will definitely be a recommendation of choice.

  • San Antonio: Texas Ranger Museum and Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Pass

    10. San Antonio: Texas Ranger Museum and Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Pass

    Make the most of your trip to San Antonio with this combined sightseeing ticket, which includes admission to the Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum, and a ride of the city’s hop-on hop-off bus. Start your day at the fascinating Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum where you can learn everything there is to know about life in Texas. Explore the museum’s one-of-a-kind animal exhibits and historical saloon, then practice your shooting skills at the Toepperwein Shooting Gallery. You can also marvel at the museum’s extraordinary taxidermy collection, which features hundreds of unique animal species from around the world. Then learn about Texas’ impressive military history as you admire an array of ranger artifacts including revolvers, automatic handguns, shotguns, badges, photographs, and more. After your trip to the museum, spend the rest of the day on the city’s hop-on hop-off sig...

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What people are saying about San Antonio, Texas

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Even though I was the only person on the tour, Domingo went above and beyond to give me a marvelous tour. I appreciate your company not canceling on me. Domingo knows so much wonderful history about the area. I learned so many interesting facts which just enhanced the tour. It was a very enjoyable morning.

I enjoyed my River Walk Cruise and Bus Tour. The tour guides were very informative. Unfortunately, I didn't get to take the Tower of Americans tour due to my time constraints.

It was a quiet tour which meant it was just me and my wife. We had a great time hearing all the stories and getting spooked out!! Thanks so much!!

Great way to learn about SA history and just the right amount of spooky. Our guide Megan was excellent.

Anthony was wonderful! We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tour. Thank you for a great experience!