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Alamo Trolley Tours

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Address: 321 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205
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Would highly recommend this tour to see the sights. Perry the tour guide gave a lot more information on the city and the sights of must do items. We took his suggestions and he... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Amy B

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Peshtigo, Wisconsin, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice to have a bus to hop on and off at different sites. Although they had a bus out of commission so it was a longer wait to be picked up at designated sites.We were on the bus 4 different time, There was only one...Joseph that was a tour guide, the others didn't say anything, just put on... More 

Thank Debby213
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would highly recommend this tour to see the sights. Perry the tour guide gave a lot more information on the city and the sights of must do items. We took his suggestions and he was right on of must sees.

Thank Amy B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

You can get to most of the places they take you by way of the riverwalk. They had recorded information and it was not very personal.

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Hays, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

This hop-in, hop-out trolley tour is very informative and it covers the major downtown area and two Missions. We took the trolley tour on the New Year's Eve. The road blocks for the massive celebration in the city that day caused serious delays, plus one of their drivers went "missing" that afternoon causing heaver loads for other running trolleys. We... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

which takes you not only through the city but also to two of the missions outside. We got off the bus, explored, and then took the next one. Very comfortable. The only thing which made me a bit uneasy is the fact that the drivers -guides hold their microphone in one hand while driving and talking. I would feel better... More 

Thank Katarina2311
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

This trolley offers a great way to see what San Antonio has to offer. It comes by every hour at the designated stops and is the best way to see San Jose Mission and Concepcion. We didn't want to miss these new UNESCO sites, but we didn't want to rent a car. We had a 2-day pass and planned out... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

We did the two day hopper pass with tickets to the tower of America and river barge tour. The trolley tour was very nice and helpful. Our driver and tour guide Ginny was very knowledgeable of the town and a very safe driver. We enjoyed our 2 days on the trolley. Our driver Ginny also gave us some places to... More 

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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

We started our San Antonio adventure by using the Alamo Trolley Tours. It's across the street from the Alamo. It took us to various places like Mission San Jose, Guenther House in the King William district, La Villita, Texas Institute of Cultures and other places. The tour guides provide an ongoing historical lecture about the many stops. Jump off and... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

This company is a joke. They took my money, and I was never given the services I paid for. I was unable to get on the one bus they had running the two days I had my tour package because the driver refused to follow the tour schedule. I was given a phone number to call the office if I... More 

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Burlington, Ontario
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

The trolley makes the rounds of most of the major places to visit: Alamo Plaza, Hemisphere Park, La Villita, Mission San Jose, Mission Concepcion, The historic district, Mexican Market and Civic square. During our visit, it was running on a 1 hr. loop schedule, and we didn't find that to be a problem, but during busier seasons the extra frequency... More 

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