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San Antonio Travel Guide

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  • Walking tours (9)
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Best of San Antonio

3 days in San Antonio
3 days in San Antonio

Ever been on a whirlwind trip to San Antonio? Here's a fast trip around the city, with interesting places to visit and eat.

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Family-friendly San Antonio

San Antonio for young kids
San Antonio for young kids

San Antonio is known as a city made for families, it's just brimming with family fun.

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San Antonio on a budget

San Antonio for free
San Antonio for free

Tight on money? No problem, there's still loads to see and do in San Antonio.

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Insiders' San Antonio

San Antonio off the beaten path
San Antonio off the beaten path

Ever wondered where the locals go to enjoy San Antonio at its best? Now you know.

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Getaways from San Antonio

Daytrips from San Antonio
Daytrips from San Antonio

Texas is huge, so we picked a few places that had a reasonable drive from San Antonio. How about a peek at the state's capital?

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San Antonio Downtown Art Scene -  South Leg
San Antonio Downtown Art Scene - South Leg

The south Leg starts at the Blue Star art complex and continues north to Nueva street. You'll experience the grounds of beautifully kept private residences and offices.

This trail is the transition...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
See San Antonio 1
See San Antonio 1

This is a walking tour of one this country’s most historic cities. As you walk through San Antonio, you'll also walk through much of Texas’ early history. You'll see the famous site where Texas fought...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
See San Antonio 2
See San Antonio 2

Welcome to San Antonio, Texas! On this tour you'll be strolling through some of San Antonio's most historic sites, see some great museums, and get to experience a lot of what makes this a unique and...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Traveling San Antonio Via Your Palate
Traveling San Antonio Via Your Palate

This food-lover's tour begins with a hearty Italian breakfast, promotes walking it off while shopping for gourmet specialties and equipment before hitting a world-renown taco joint for lunch. Then you...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
University of the Incarnate Word Live Oaks
University of the Incarnate Word Live Oaks

A trail running through the main campus of the University of the Incarnate Word. There are large beautiful Live Oak Trees that are most representative of the state of Texas strewn across the...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Walking Tour of Some Downtown Attractions in San Antonio
Walking Tour of Some Downtown Attractions in San Antonio

This downtown walking tour features some of the city's best-known attractions, and throws in a few lesser known, but interesting stops. First there's Paris Hatters, where many celebrities and famous...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
San Antonio Cultural Arts Tour
San Antonio Cultural Arts Tour

This cultural and arts tour is best to start early in the morning. Luckily the first stop begins serving breakfast at 7 a.m., but you could go at 8 or 9 a.m. instead. The tour focuses on some popular,...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
San Antonio Mission Tour
San Antonio Mission Tour

Through the rest of 2012, you'll need to drive along this tour. But starting in 2013, the restoration work should be finished on the mission trail. To check on the progress, visit San Antonio Mission...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
San Antonio Highlight Tour
San Antonio Highlight Tour

This tour includes many of the city's best spots to visit. The tour begins with a boat tour of the Riverwalk. This is a great stop to combine with a day of a lot of walking. You'll get to see most of...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members

Perfect Day

That PERFECT autumn/winter vacation!! (djz032070, Oct 5, 2012)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes

Perfect Weekend

My Favorite San Antonio Spots (flea1227, Jan 30, 2007)
4.0 of 5 stars 3 Votes
San Antonio with family (Noira2001, Mar 26, 2006)
3.5 of 5 stars 5 Votes
3.0 of 5 stars 11 Votes

Best Of

Where the Locals Eat (SATexasGirl, May 22, 2007)
4.5 of 5 stars 4 Votes
Best Food (not Tex-Mex) in San Antonio (H00fhearted, Dec 26, 2007)
4.0 of 5 stars 2 Votes
haunted hotels (TripAdvisor-Top10, Jun 5, 2007)
3.5 of 5 stars 4 Votes

Recent Trip

4.5 of 5 stars 49 Votes
San Antonio and beyond. (SPKK06, Jun 24, 2006)
4.5 of 5 stars 8 Votes
San Antonio in 5 days (tootsie24, May 10, 2007)
4.0 of 5 stars 2 Votes