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San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour, River Cruise, and Tower of the Americas Admission

Highlights
  • San Antonio two-day hop-on hop-off pass, boat ride and admission to the Tower of the Americas observation deck and 4D theater ride
  • See top San Antonio attractions including The Alamo, San Fernando Cathedral, Institute of Texan Cultures and La Villita
  • Hop on and off at the trolley stops to explore the sights at your own pace
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San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour, River Cruise, and Tower of the Americas Admission
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Tower PassMost Popular
Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Pass, River Cruise, and Tower of the Americas Admission
$44.38
Super Pass
Hop-on Hop-off Trolley and Double Decker Tour Pass, River Cruise, Tower of the Americas Admission, and Admission to the Battle of Texas: The Experience
$85.50
Battle for Texas Pass
Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Pass, River Cruise, and Admission to the Battle of Texas: The Experience
$53.05
Overview
This combo package features guided sightseeing with the freedom to see major San Antonio attractions at your leisure. Your two-day hop-on hop-off pass on an old-fashioned trolley introduces you to key sights in the city, plus you get admission to the Tower of the Americas observation deck and 4D theater ride, as well as a boat ride on the San Antonio River. For still more sightseeing, consider upgrading to get all this plus admission to the Battle for Texas: The Experience and Texas Ranger Museum, as well a double-decker bus tour.
What to Expect
Listen to live narration about the city's colorful history and top sights, hopping on and off at the stops as you wish with your two-day San Antonio trolley pass. It makes exploring the city on your own enjoyable because you can do it all at your preferred pace. (See Itinerary below for a complete list of hop-on, hop-off stops.)

For example, you might take your time exploring the famous Alamo, where Texas colonists fought bravely against Santa Anna's Mexican troops, as well as the San Fernando Cathedral, where you can pay respects to some of the heroes who are laid to rest there. Admire the crafts at the downtown arts community of La Villita, and have fun shopping for Mexican wares at Market Square (El Mercado).

This combo package includes an open-air riverboat cruise along the San Antonio River. Still more: Ride a glass elevator up 500 feet (152 meters) to the observation deck of the Tower of the Americas, and enjoy a nifty tour of Texas at the tower's exciting 4D theater ride.

Upgrade with Double-Decker Bus Tour:
Explore San Antonio in depth with a great sightseeing upgrade that includes admission to two more museums, as well as a 50-minute double-decker bus tour. A knowledgeable guide will share insight about such key attractions as The Alamo and La Villita. Along the way, see the Mexican area of Market Square (El Mercado) and the San Antonio River Walk, one of the most popular attractions in all of Texas.

The two interesting museums included in your upgrade are the Texas Ranger Museum, an overview of the famous law enforcement agency, and Battle for Texas: The Experience, which features an impressive collection of over 250 artifacts.
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1 - 5 of 8 reviews

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Worst experience ever

There were 5 of us on this tour. 100 degrees outside and no AC in the bus.The tour was short, several of the sites were closed due to it being Monday or road construction. We asked to moved to another bus, but the driver said...More

1  Thank cslittle02
Edward T, Owner at Alamo Sightseeing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

i am sorry to hear of your experience however i believe you have posted your review on our site in error. We operate daily guided bus tours. Our buses are air conditioned and we currently do not operate hop on hop off tours. Feel free...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Bus Hop on Hop Off

We usually take this in most cities to get an overall idea of places that interest us. We do the entire first trip and on the second trip begin the off on process. We were very lucky this first trip since the bus we were...More

Thank Rich T
Reviewed July 1, 2018
Hop on Hop Off San Antonio

The Hop-on-Hop-off bus is always a great way to get acquainted to a new city, and this was no exception. We took the bus trip on our 1st day in San Antonio, riding the entire route, followed by a stop at the Pearl on our...More

Thank traveler32401
Reviewed June 18, 2018
GREAT way to see San Antonio in just a day or two!!

When we visited San Antonio we only had 2.5 days. Buying this Hop-On Hop-Off tour was a wonderful way for us to see the city in the short time we had. I would highly recommend it - you can ride the bus for as long...More

1  Thank miffie98
Reviewed June 18, 2018
City Sightseeing Hop On Hop Off Tour

First of all, don't believe the brochure. The tours don't begin at 8:40--they begin at 9 or 9:30. They do not run every 20 minutes. They say that they run every 30 minutes, but in my experience they run more like every 45+ minutes. If...More

3  Thank Charles B
Edward T, Manager at Alamo Sightseeing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

I am sorry to hear of your experience and am not surprised. Unfortunately you have posted your review to wrong company. As you stated you rode with City Sightseeing not with Alamo Sightseeing Tours.

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ChristyKeeler
August 2, 2018|
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Response from Rich T | Reviewed this property |
I think trip lasts about 30 min. You can actually see the whole trip on your tube as someone recorded it. It is not hop on and off but there is at least two maybe three places you can catch it. Sometimes the lines are long... More
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Deborah F
July 5, 2018|
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Response from miffie98 | Reviewed this property |
With this package deal, you get one river cruise, one trip to the top of the Tower & you can tide the hop on, hop off bus as much as you want for two days. That’s what we did.
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