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Some of San Antonio’s best-known attractions are located here, including the historic Alamo and the beautiful Riverwalk, which wends past restaurants, shops, hotels and museums. Whether strolling along the river or riding a riverboat, Riverwalk is one of the most popular tourist destinations in all of Texas. Rivercenter Mall is the main shopping enclave here, with more than a hundred shops and three movie theaters.

The Majestic Empire Theater host national touring music acts, musical theater and dance companies throughout the year. The Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the 750-foot-tall scenic viewing tower, Tower of the Americas, are also a part of downtown’s cultural scene.

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Ultimate San Antonio Segway Tour

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This ultimate Segway tour of San Antonio is the best way to see all the city’s highlights and learn some interesting history. Follow your knowledgeable guide to several historic landmarks like the Alamo, the Bexar County Courthouse, bustling Market Place

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San Antonio City Lights Ghost Tour by Segway

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Experience San Antonio lit up at night and see some spooky sites on this Segway tour. When dusk falls, follow your guide on a 1.5-hour tour to see haunted historic buildings and hotels such as Menger Hotel, Emily Morgan Hotel and La Villita. Pass the illu

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Hotel Valencia Riverwalk

150 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205

A luxurious hotel on the Riverwalk just steps from the Alamo, the Hotel Valencia offers sleek, contemporary accommodations dolled up with the finest designer furnishings and amenities.

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Winery Day Trip to Texas Hill Country from San Antonio

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Get the most out of your stay in San Antonio with a day trip to Texas’ wine region, Texas Hill Country. Stop in the quaint German town of Fredericksburg to browse local shops and antique stores before visiting three wineries to taste some excellent wines

Point Of Interest

Alamodome

The Alamodome is a domed 65,000 seat, multi-purpose facility used as a football, basketball stadium and convention center. It is located on the southeastern fringe of Downtown San Antonio, Texas, USA.

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City Sightseeing San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour

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Experience the best of San Antonio on a City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. Board an open-top, double-decker bus at any of the 11 stops around the city and enjoy recorded commentary about San Antonio's history, culture, architecture and arts

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Downtown San Antonio Segway Tour

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Discover downtown San Antonio with ease on this fun 1.5-hour Segway tour. Glide through the streets and see the city's historic sites including the Alamo and San Fernando Cathedral, one of the country’s oldest cathedral sanctuaries. Cruise down vibrant Ho

Museums

The Alamo | El Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

The Mission San Antonio de Valero (a.k.a. The Alamo), where Mexican General Santa Anna's army defeated Davy Crockett, Jim Bowie and 188 others on March 6, 1836, is the most famous spot in Texas. Its museum displays items from the Republic of Texas and doc

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San Antonio Grand Sightseeing Tour

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Discover the origins of San Antonio on a sightseeing tour featuring sights including the Alamo, Mission San Jose and the Japanese Sunken Gardens.

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