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1 Riverwalk
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Rank: 1 About 20

The San Antonio River Walk (also known as Paseo del Río) is a network of walkways along the banks of the San Antonio River, one story beneath downtown San Antonio, Texas. Lined by bars, shops and restaurants, the River Walk is an important...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Boerne, TX 78006, USA
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


2 The Alamo
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Rank: 2 About 20

The Alamo, originally known as Mission San Antonio de Valero, is a former Roman Catholic mission and fortress compound. The Alamo is located at 300 Alamo Plaza in downtown San Antonio, Texas. The Alamo grounds have five gates which permit...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 300 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX, United States‎ - (210) 225-1391‎
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


San Antonio River Walk
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Rank: 3 About 20

The San Antonio River Walk, or The Paseo del Rio, is a public park located one story beneath downtown San Antonio, Texas. The walkways along the banks of the river are lined by bars, shops and restaurants....

Reviewed by: The San Antonio River Walk
Type: Parks and gardens


Walking tour
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Rank: 4 About 20

We believe the best way to visit and to live a city is by a walking tour. You can learn the history, the meaning and feeling of San Antonio and of its most important attractions with the relax of a light walk.  All this and...

Reviewed by: San Antonio Walks
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Type: Tours


Five Things you must do
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Rank: 5 About 20

The north eastern part of San Antonio, houses the Air Force Base, Converse, Schertz, Windcrest, Kirby, Selma, Live Oak and universal city. There are a total 4 school...

Reviewed by: Manali
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


3 San Antonio Japanese Tea Gardens
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Rank: 6 About 20

The San Antonio Japanese Tea Gardens (also known as the Sunken Gardens) is a registered Texas historical landmark in San Antonio, Texas. The gardens opened in an abandoned limestone rock quarry in the early 20th century. It is known also as Chinese...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Japanese Tea Gardens, San Antonio, TX 78212, USA
Type: Parks and gardens


4 Mission Trail
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Rank: 7 About 20

This is a tour where one can get to visit the four beautiful Spanish churches of the 18th century situated to the south of San Antonio. These missions are tranquil shrines where one can hear the sound of church bells echoing across...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: San Antonio, TX 78232, USA
Type: Tours


5 La Villita
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Rank: 8 About 20

This is a beautiful historic arts village situated on the southern bank of the San Antonio River. One can visit this place to enjoy walking, shopping or dinning. This region was previously a settlement of primitive huts for the...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 418 Villita St # 900A, San Antonio, TX, United States‎
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


6 Market Square
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Rank: 9 About 20

The Market Square is the historical center and heart of the city’s Mexican culture. The specialty of this place is that it is the largest Mexican market place outside of Mexico.Here we can find Mexican food at...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Type: Stores and shopping malls


7 Sea World
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Rank: 10 About 20

SeaWorld San Antonio is a 250-acre (1.0 km2) marine-life theme park located in the Westover Hills area of San Antonio, Texas. It is the world's largest marine-life theme park and is a member of both the Alliance...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Sea World, Texas 78251, USA
Type: Parks and gardens


8 Natural Bridge Caverns
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Rank: 11 About 20

These are the largest natural stalactite caves situated seventeen miles to the north east of San Antonio. These caves have more than ten thousand various stalactite formations which bear romantic names like the Sherwood Forest. The...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 5315 Sherri Ann Rd, San Antonio, TX, United States‎ - (210) 651-6101‎
Type: Nature and sport


9 Spanish Governor's Palace
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Rank: 12 About 20

This is a historic museum owned by the Parks and Recreation Department. This is a tribute to Spanish Life in early Texas, and was built to protect the mission. The Governor’s Palace is the only remaining...

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Address: 105 Plaza De Armas, San Antonio, TX, United States‎ - (210) 224-0601‎
Type: Museums


10 San Antonio Missions National Historical Park
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Rank: 13 About 20

San Antonio Missions National Historical Park preserves four of the five Spanish frontier missions in San Antonio, Texas. These outposts were established by Catholic religious orders to spread Christianity.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 9101 Graf Rd, San Antonio, TX, United States‎ - (210) 534-0749‎
Type: Parks and gardens


11 San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral
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Rank: 14 About 20

San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral has always been at the center of San Antonio. It is a special place that occupies a unique position in this city. The original church was constructed between 1738 and 1749. The wall of the...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: San Fernando Cathedral, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


12 Mission San Jose
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Rank: 15 About 20

Mission San Jose is the best historic site of San Antonio. This is known as the “Queen of the Missions”. It was founded in 1720; the mission was named after Saint Joseph and the Marques de San Miguel de...

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Address: 6701 Mission San Jose, San Antonio, TX 78214, USA
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


13 San Antonio Convention Center
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Rank: 16 About 20

This is also called as The Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and is situated on the banks of the River Walk in the historic downtown region of San Antonio. More than four hundred and fifty events take place here each year with...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Type: Other attractions


14 Shamu Stadium
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Rank: 17 About 20

Shamu Stadium is featuring ‘Believe’ a new show featuring interaction with whale trainers. The show is much more visual, concentrating on acrobatics, dramatic original scores, and live underwater video...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 10500 Sea World Dr, San Antonio, TX, United States‎ - (210) 523-1014‎
Type: Parks and gardens


15 San Antonio Zoological Gardens and Aquarium
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Rank: 18 About 20

The San Antonio Zoological Gardens and Aquarium is an Association of Zoos and Aquariums-accredited zoo in San Antonio, Texas, United States. The 56-acre (230,000 m2) zoo has a collection of over 3,500 animals representing 750 species....

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 3903 N. St. Mary's St, San Antonio, TX, United States‎ - (210) 734-7183‎
Type: Parks and gardens

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Beardslee Park - 1.6 mi
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Beardslee Park can be described as a picnic area located in Duarte. One would find loads of restrooms, playground equipment, amphitheater, soccer field, and barbeque pits over here. This park is suitable for people of every age group; as...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: 2000 Buena Vista Street
Distance: 2.6
City: Duarte

Type: Nature and sport + Share


Catalina scuba diving - 3.3 mi
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Catalina Island is the most popular dive destination in California having clear water and visibility ranging from 40-100 feet.  Lover’s Cove is one such spot which is a short walk east from Avalon. This place...

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Address: 126 Catalina Ave
Distance: 5.3
City: Avalon

Type: Nature and sport + Share


Hortense Miller Garden - 8.9 mi
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The Hortense Miler Garden was established in 1959. It covers two and a half acres of upper slopes of Boat Canyon in Laguna Beach. This garden has various plants which are grown in South California coastal zones....

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: 742, Laguna Beach
Distance: 14.3
City: Laguna Beach

Type: Parks and gardens + Share


Cascade Caverns - 25.5 mi
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It spreads over 105 acres of scrubby, Texas hill country with trees, barbecue pits, inhabited by feral cats & peacocks. There are remains of the past glory. It includes hundreds of natural caves, a dance hall & a mini amusement park.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 226 Cascade Caverns Rd, Fair Oaks Ranch, TX, United States‎ - (830) 755-8080‎
Distance: 41
City: Boerne

Type: Landmarks and Historic sites + Share

Neighbouring places: San Antonio


Colchester - 12.2 mi

Located in New London county at Connecticut in the United States of America, the place is one of the fastest growing towns. It is positioned in the 57th rank in the ‘100 Best Places to Live’ which was conducted by the Cable...

Distance: 19.7
City: Colchester

Universal City - 14.4 mi

Universal City can be referred to as one of the communities in Los Angeles County’s San Fernando Valley area. This place encompasses around 415 acres property of ‘Universal Studios’. Around 70% of property rests in the county’s...

Distance: 23.2
City: Universal City

Boerne - 29.4 mi

Boerne is a city in the hill County of Texas, USA. It named after Ludwig Borne, a German author & publicist. It is a part of San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area & also the county seat of Kendall...

Distance: 47.3
City: Boerne

New Braunfels - 29.5 mi

The city of New Braunfels is the county seat of Comal County in Texas, USA. Located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country with rolling prairie lands, the city is spread over an...

Distance: 47.4
City: New Braunfels

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