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San Antonio

Half Day Afternoon San Antonio: Grand Historic City Tour

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USD 65.00
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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: San Antonio River, San Antonio, TX

    The Museum Reach features a lock and dam which is used to raise and lower boats between varying elevations along the San Antonio River

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Brackenridge Park, 3700 N. St. Mary's Street, San Antonio, TX 78212

    Brackenridge Park is over 300 acres of public space and is located in the city's Broadway Corridor just north of downtown San Antonio.

    Stop At: Japanese Tea Gardens, 3800 N Saint Marys St, San Antonio, TX 78212-3170

    This former lime stone quarry features a year-round garden with shaded walkways, stone bridges, a 60-foot waterfall, and Koi ponds.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Mission Concepcion, 807 Mission Rd, San Antonio, TX 78210-4528

    Mission Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Acuña features original frescos and is the oldest unrestored stone church in the nation.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: King William Historic District, 1032 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78210-1110

    Known for its 19th century Victorian-inspired mansions, this neighborhood features art studios, eateries, and relaxed coffeehouses.

    Pass By: Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX

    Tour ends in Alamo Plaza- originally part of the courtyard of Mission San Antonio de Valero
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from downtown area hotels starting 15 - 30 mins prior to the start of the tour- you must confirm your reservation at least 48 hours prior to tour departure.
    Departure Time
    1:00 PM
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (downtown hotels only)
    • Professional guide
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Guide Gratuities (optional)
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please note the contact info you provide to Viator is what we will use to contact you, if needed. Should you wish to provide an alternative phone number or email to reach you at while traveling, please give us a call at 800-341-6000
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    My wife decided to book this tour while we were in San Antonio celebrating her birthday. I was not too keen on the idea. However, I must say it turned out to be a wonderful surprise. We live in central Texas and have visited San Antonio before. However, we had no idea all
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    Response from 338texassun, Owner at Half Day Afternoon San Antonio: Grand Historic City Tour
    Responded 29 Sep. 2019
    We are so glad that you were pleasantly surprised! Thanks for sharing - and we agree, our guides are incredible and we love them too. Again, thanks for sharing, Johnny Walker, CEO
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    We had the most knowledgeable guide - Alex for our tour of this beautiful city. Alex made sure we saw all of the little intricacies that would have been missed if we had gone exploring on our own. The timing was perfect with plenty of time to check out each of our stops on the
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    This was one of my favorite city tours learning about the diverse cultures and history of San Antonio with Alex’s upbeat tour! So fun and fascinating all at the same time. Thanks! Jeanne and Marty
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    I flew in for my adult son's birthday (attending advanced training a military base) and I took 1/2 day tour with Eric as our tour guide. First class experience and after the tour, I would say it exceeded expectations and would be the ONLY way to experience San Antonio. Well
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    Response from 338texassun, Owner at Half Day Afternoon San Antonio: Grand Historic City Tour
    Responded 9 Jun. 2019
    Thank you for your input; we are very glad we exceeded your expectations - as that is our goal with every guest. You made our day! Johnny Walker, CEO
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    Our tour guide Eric was the best! He was so knowledgeable and flexible! I would recommend this tour to all who visit San Antonio!
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    Response from 338texassun, Owner at Half Day Afternoon San Antonio: Grand Historic City Tour
    Responded 9 Jun. 2019
    Thank you for taking your valuable time to write a lovely review. Eric and all of our tour guides are great guides that are thoroughly screened and trained. They each bring their own incredible personalities. Our tours are carefully designed to maximize an overview of the deep history of our city. We hope when you return to San Antonio that you experience our Texas Hill Country or UNESCO World Heritage Missions Tour! Thanks again. Johnny Walker, CEO
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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