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San Antonio River: Tours & Tickets

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Scenic river winds through the town of San Antonio.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You must walk the river, it’s fun pretty and really cool to walk and shop and see. The homeless people seem to walk around different areas but they seem to stay to their selves. But don’t let that stop you, it’s a fun place and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Christy V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Riverwalk was an ingenious idea for the city of San Antonio. The shops, the restaurants, just the scenery itself is all worth the time to stroll along the river or take the boat ride. We walked a little bit on it, but the boat...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 561laurim
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love the Riverwalk. Great place to wander around. Great bars and restaurants. A fun place to spend time with friends and associates. It is a terrific focal point for a visit

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jscotta916
Reviewed 6 days ago

A lovely walk along the river past some nice restaurants and bars. With some interesting snippets of information along the way. Lots of fish and turtles too. And bats at night!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank swedensm
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in San Antonio and coming down here never gets old. I would recommend coming in the cooler months as it is pretty hot here in the summer. No shortage of places to eat, drink,or take photo’s. The river is drained and cleaned once...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jill V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our friends from Seattle here. They were so impressed. Take the boat tour as well as a walk around the river. If you can stay on the river I recommend you do so.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank billr488
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took one of the riverboat rides and discovered that people around the river walk area are friendly and gregarious. The area is clean and well lit compared to so many other cities. Throughly enjoyed our time there.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jack1e0
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to go to get a feel for what it is like to be in Europe without the trip. There are venues for every flavor of food from steaks to Tex-Mex to ice cream. The river is situated below street level so...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jlindqui2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are river taxis that operate continuously from morning to evening along the river which is lined on either side with healthy beautiful foliage, flowers, trees, Rock lined waterfalls, artwork, flags with the Riverwalk full of restaurants, shops, hotels and pedestrians who sit, stand, or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank cathy k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you do nothing else...not even the Alamo, you must do the Riverwalk. It's unique and beautiful, especially at night! Stroll along and stop for some fantastic food, ice cream or drinks at any of the great restaurants along the water.

Date of experience: October 2019
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23 August 2019|
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Response from Judi M | Reviewed this property |
From their site: Are pets allowed on the boats? No, although service animals are allowed.
25 June 2019|
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Response from nnashtn | Reviewed this property |
Its free. You will need a ticket to ride the boat.
13 June 2019|
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Response from Venture780440 | Reviewed this property |
No Only Active Duty Military with ID