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San Antonio River

San Antonio, TX
+1 210-244-5700
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Scenic river winds through the town of San Antonio.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat ride” (205 reviews)
“the pearl” (76 reviews)
“water taxi” (43 reviews)
San Antonio, TX
+1 210-244-5700
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Reviewed yesterday

The river and River Walk area is very charming. We were a little concerned about walking so close to the river when it was crowded but later found out that the river is only about 4 feet deep if you were unfortunate to fall in....More

Thank Angela C
Reviewed yesterday

Miles of waterway with iconic bridges and walking paths through historic downtown San Antonio. It's worth the visit.

Thank DingoBB
Reviewed 3 days ago

Get away from the tourists and walk, run or bike the extended trails away from the river walk crowded central boat tour area. It is soooo different, a great opportunity to soak in the architecture, the gardens and landscaping surrounding the river. Gain a piece...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 3 days ago

The river winds through the city, and you take a comfortable (not luxurious) open air boat ride with a knowledgeable guide talking you through the history and the sights. Nothing exciting, but definitely nice for anyone who appreciates quiet and history.

Thank Isa J
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Riverwalk has always been the "Tourist Destination" but living here and now being a part of the expansion North and South ... there is so much more to experience. The River expansion to the North goes all the way up to University of Incarnate...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 4 days ago

The San Antonio River Walk is a lovely place to visit. Although it gets very hot in the summer, it is a great place to walk through, full of shops, bars, and restaurants. We enjoy every visit.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Be sure and take a boat cruise. The river and surrounding areas were very clean. The history of San Antonio is very interesting.

Thank Slotmantex
Reviewed 6 days ago

alot of walking...very nice and busy. Great restaurant. Visit Aztec on the river and do the boat ride!!!

Thank TK R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Simply put beautiful you'll always remember it enjoy and leave it clean the way it was before we came

Thank theosmith51
Reviewed 1 week ago

The one day we were told we could walk to the Missions. After a wonderful 2-1/2 mile walk we were not even half way to the first mission. Do take this walk. It's beautiful and serene once you get out of downtown.

Thank E B
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Lynetric R
How much is the boat ride on the Riverwalk?
4 May 2017|
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Response from Poindextergoodfellow | Reviewed this property |
$10.00 and the best money you'll spend there. If you are there during Christmas the ride is awesome!!!!
Randall W
Does anyone know how much time to allow to ride the Rio San Antonio river cruises both the downtown loop and then all the way up to and then back from the Pearl Brewery?
4 April 2016|
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Response from Truman3 | Reviewed this property |
I remember it taking about 1 hour.
Angela R
Where is the best place to get on the river walk?
26 June 2015|
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Response from Unni2006 | Reviewed this property |
There are many entry points. The entrance near the Aloma and shopping mall parking could be ideal. Normally on holidays you will find it difficult to get parking space. As long as you can walk to the water taxi start point... More