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San Antonio Grand Sightseeing Tour

  • Visit San Antonio’s highlights including the Alamo on a full-day guided tour
  • See the Spanish Governor’s Palace, Market Square, and Mission San Jose
  • Take a riverboat cruise down the River Walk and browse Market Square shops
San Antonio Grand Sightseeing Tour
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San Antonio Grand Sightseeing Tour
US$ 81.19
Packing in all of San Antonio’s historic sights in one day can be difficult on your own, but you won’t miss a thing on this full-day sightseeing tour that explores San Antonio’s rich history and diverse culture. Visit San Antonio’s most famous landmarks including the Alamo, Market Square, Mission San Jose, and more while learning about about San Antonio’s history from your local guide.
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup from your San Antonio hotel by air-conditioned bus. Then head to the Alamo, the 18th century Spanish mission where David Crockett, William Barrett Travis, and others stood up to the Mexican general Santa Anna during the war for Texas independence in 1836.

Next stop is the Spanish Governor's Palace in downtown San Antonio, built in the 18th century to serve as a home for Spanish governors. Snap photos of this early Spanish mansion before hopping into a riverboat for a scenic cruise down the Paseo Del Rio, or River Walk.

Next, enjoy the sights and tastes of old Mexico at the historic Market Square where you can shop crafts, goods, and foods from south of the border.

You also take a drive through Brackenridge Park and the Japanese Tea Garden, and make a visit to Mission Conception before being delivered back to your San Antonio hotel.
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1 - 5 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Be careful in using this group and Prepaying Anything

I booked two tours with this group: (1) The Grand Tour of the Alamo, Missions, Japanese gardens for August 31, 2018 AND (2) Hill Country Tour for September 1st. On August 31st the driver showed up about 1.5 hours late in a Super Shuttle van....More

2  Thank Diane E
Reviewed 11 August 2018
See more sights in one day

It is one full day packed of sightseeing and history of San Antonio. You get plenty of time to see the attractions and learn the history of the city.

Thank kimo992018
Reviewed 9 August 2018
Tour did not happen as planned.

Very, very disappointed. The shuttle was to pick us up at our San Antonio hotel which he did...30 minutes late. After stopping at a few other hotels, we arrived at our meeting point downtown only to find out that the tour had been cancelled due...More

5  Thank Timothy D
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile
If you are in San Antonio...you NEED to take this tour

I booked this tour for my family plus my son's friend. This was THE very best way to see the city. My confirmation went to my Spam email folder so when I arrived in San Antonio my plan was to call and find out what...More

Thank Venture424919
Reviewed 11 July 2018
All-in-One day-long Awesome Tour

Picked-up right on-time at our hotel and our shuttle driver pointed out many interesting buildings and historical facts as we stopped to pick up others on the tour. Then we met our tour guide and tour bus right next to the Alamo. The tour included...More

3  Thank mwillow17
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tom d
13 July 2018|
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Response from mwillow17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I meant to write "Don't know if it is rated...."
Melinda R
16 May 2018|
Response from junkctg | Reviewed this property |
I don't know how much flexibility the tour guide has for the grand tour, as it is an eight hour (approx) tour. We were picked up about 8:30 in the morning and dropped off around 4:30 in the afternoon. Shorter tours allow... More
6 May 2018|
Response from Jessie G | Reviewed this property |
When we stayed in San Antonio, the tour bus came right to our door to pick us up for their tours. That was in January, 2018. Can't see them being any different now.
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