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San Antonio Walks & Drives

279 Alamo Plz, Across from front entrance of the Alamo, San Antonio, TX 78205-2603
+1 888-368-6874
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Want a Vacation Where You Can Do A LOT?

San Antonio is one of those places where if you want to do something different every day, you can... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2012
Leashad
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Ohio
History came to life!

I grew up in Texas but have lived in N Tahoe California for the last 14 yrs...I have always loved... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2011
jim b
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Tahoe Vista, California
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San Antonio - Revealed as never before! 7 Top Rated Tours: Missions, History, Sightseer, Private VIP, King William, Architecture, Teacher's Edition, Food Tours, Cooking Classes. In-depth, unique and fascinating tours of discovery that will alter your perception of San Antonio, Texas History, and the Battle of the Alamo!
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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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279 Alamo Plz, Across from front entrance of the Alamo, San Antonio, TX 78205-2603
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Reviewed 20 January 2012

San Antonio is one of those places where if you want to do something different every day, you can. Between the River Walk, the Mi Tiera 24 hour bakery and resturant, the Mexican shopping area (the largest Mexican shopping area outside of Mexico!), the 2...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2011

I grew up in Texas but have lived in N Tahoe California for the last 14 yrs...I have always loved history, so on a trip back to see family I decided to spend a couple of days looking around San Antonio. Saw a good review...More

1  Thank jim b
Reviewed 13 December 2011

This tour is short on walking (about a mile) and long on historical details. Gary was extremely knowledgeable about San Antonio history and was able to dispell myths and expand on commonly held beliefs, such as why the Alamo is so named, why Santa Ana...More

2  Thank LawPrime
Reviewed 19 November 2011

We took the History tour with Gary and found this to be an excellent tour. Gary is a great tour guide and very knowledgable about the history of San Antonio. This is a serious history tour and probably isn't for kids or people not that...More

4  Thank Jason P
Reviewed 31 October 2011

You would miss 90% of San Antonio's history without this excellent, well-priced tour. They provide much more information than the Alamo!

2  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 16 October 2011

We took the King William District Architecture Tour on a sunny morning. Jerry our guide was extremely knowledgeable about each of the homes. There are so many different styles and each one seems to have some unique feature as Jerry pointed out. The walk was...More

3  Thank rebsimi
Reviewed 4 September 2011

We took two of Gary's tours. The King William historical tour and the history of San Antonio tour (which includes the Alamo). Gary, the tour guide, has incredible knowledge and enthusiasm for the area. His presentation was exceptionally interesting and fact filled. He showed the...More

5  Thank hyduckatkc
Reviewed 8 August 2011

I love the San Antonia walks. It is has fine restaurants and beautiful setting. The boat cruises are excellent but just walking around is wonderful.

3  Thank Renu01
Reviewed 1 July 2011

The two hours we spent with Gary went by really fast. Knowing practically nothing about the Alamo, Texas or even early US history, we felt that we understood all three by the end of the tour. Gary blends the history, the people, the buildings, the...More

4  Thank wendiiellen
Reviewed 26 February 2011

What a professional presentation of the history of this lovely city -- from the early 1800s to the present. The Alamo may be the center of the city's past, but it was so helpful to have the Alamo put into the context that made it...More

5  Thank JohnandGlo
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GrandmaD411210
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Response from Thomas K | Reviewed this property |
I received the email in about 24 hours
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MetsFan51
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Response from localhistorylovers | Property representative |
Yes, you drive to but disembark and walk the grounds of each Mission.
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Barbara R
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