San Antonio, TX, Travel Guide

Find out what to do and where to go while in San Antonio, TX.


Activities
San Antonio River Walk
If you’re in San Antonio, you can’t miss the River Walk. This public park is actually a network of walkways, a story below downtown San Antonio, lined with shops and restaurants.
River Walk Boat Tour
Photo by Getty Images
  • 110 Broadway Street
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

San Antonio River Walk

If you’re in San Antonio, you can’t miss the River Walk. This public park is actually a network of walkways, a story below downtown San Antonio, lined with shops and restaurants.
110 Broadway Street San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-227-4262
The Alamo
More than 2.5 million people a year visit the Alamo, the old mission where a small band of Texans held out for 13 days against the Centralist army. Explore the Alamo’s 3 buildings and gardens, all for free.
  • 300 Alamo Plaza
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

The Alamo

More than 2.5 million people a year visit the Alamo, the old mission where a small band of Texans held out for 13 days against the Centralist army. Explore the Alamo’s 3 buildings and gardens, all for free.
300 Alamo Plaza San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-225-1391
Victoria’s Black Swan Inn
The site of the Ghost Adventures’ lockdown due to the paranormal incidents reported by the owner’s family, it’s now a venue for special events, adding a spooky elegance to any occasion.
  • 1006 Holbrook Road
  • San Antonio, TX 78218 US

Victoria’s Black Swan Inn

The site of the Ghost Adventures’ lockdown due to the paranormal incidents reported by the owner’s family, it’s now a venue for special events, adding a spooky elegance to any occasion.
1006 Holbrook Road San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-323-8424

Hotels
Staff Pick
Drury Inn & Suites Riverwalk
Drury Inn, just half a block from the San Antonio Symphony, is conveniently located near a river taxi service. They also offer free hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi.
  • 201 N St Mary's St
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

Drury Inn & Suites Riverwalk

Drury Inn, just half a block from the San Antonio Symphony, is conveniently located near a river taxi service. They also offer free hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi.
201 N St Mary's St San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 800-378-7946
Staff Pick
Hotel Contessa
Located in the heart of the River Walk, Hotel Contessa was selected one of the Top 100 Hotels in America by Conde Nast Traveler. And it’s no surprise, thanks to a heated rooftop pool, full-service spa and suites with spacious living rooms.
Photo by Sonheim Photography
  • 306 West Market Street
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

Hotel Contessa

Located in the heart of the River Walk, Hotel Contessa was selected one of the Top 100 Hotels in America by Conde Nast Traveler. And it’s no surprise, thanks to a heated rooftop pool, full-service spa and suites with spacious living rooms.
306 West Market Street San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-229-9222

Restaurants & Bars
Mexican Manhattan Restaurant
Family-owned and operated since 1958, this tasty restaurant overlooks the River Walk. Their tamales and margaritas make a killer combination that’s not to be missed.
  • 110 Soledad Street
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

Mexican Manhattan Restaurant

Family-owned and operated since 1958, this tasty restaurant overlooks the River Walk. Their tamales and margaritas make a killer combination that’s not to be missed.
110 Soledad Street San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-223-3913
Azuca Sabor Latino
If you want grilled meats this is the place to be. Serving a fusion of Caribbean, Central and Latin American flavors, Azuca prides itself on being the first place to offer “new Latin” cuisine in San Antonio.
  • 713 South Alamo Street
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

Azuca Sabor Latino

If you want grilled meats this is the place to be. Serving a fusion of Caribbean, Central and Latin American flavors, Azuca prides itself on being the first place to offer “new Latin” cuisine in San Antonio.
713 South Alamo Street San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-225-5550
Rosario's Café y Cantina
Right at the gateway of the Blue Star Arts district, this funky little cantina serves traditional Mexican fare with a modern twist.
  • 910 South Alamo Street
  • San Antonio, TX 78205 US

Rosario's Café y Cantina

Right at the gateway of the Blue Star Arts district, this funky little cantina serves traditional Mexican fare with a modern twist.
910 South Alamo Street San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-223-1806

Transportation
San Antonio International Airport
With over 8 million people passing through its gates every year, SAT offers service to34 different domestic and international destinations.
  • 9800 Airport Boulevard
  • San Antonio, TX 78216 US

San Antonio International Airport

With over 8 million people passing through its gates every year, SAT offers service to34 different domestic and international destinations.
9800 Airport Boulevard San Antonio, TX, US
Phone: +1 210-207-3411
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8pm | 7c

Mysteries at the Museum

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9pm | 8c

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10pm | 9c

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11pm | 10c

Mysteries at the Museum

Fallen Robins, Romeo Spies, All In For Poker

12am | 11c

Mysteries at the Museum

Dramatic Defection, Wrong Way Flight, Cowboy's Revenge

1am | 12c

Mysteries at the Museum

Sci Fi A Bomb, Ford v. Ferrari, Colorado Brown Stain

2am | 1c

Mysteries at the Castle

Betrayal of William Wallace, Casanova's Greatest Love, Astronomical Whodunnit

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