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Scenic river winds through the town of San Antonio.
San Antonio, TX
+1 210-244-5700
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All reviews boat ride the pearl shops and restaurants water taxi people watching both sides street level nice walk downtown area christmas lights stroll boats barge ducks trees cruise alamo
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a lovely and unique place. My husband has told me stories over and over again over the years of how cool the River Walk is and I finally got to experience it. We walked around part of it and took the boat tour, then...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank carolrecord
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Riverwalk trees are all lit with Christmas lights and there are luminaries along the Riverwalk as well. Very festive for Christmas.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank packers000
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The river runs right through the downtown area. I think the best way to see the river is to take the Go Rio cruise so you can learn about the buildings and the area. Lots of restaurants and shops lining the Riverwalk make for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ideal21
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is so much history of the San Antonio River and how it feeds into the river walk. The architecture to build the river walk comes from a man in the 1930's and used the river to feed the river walk. There are locks and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The San Antonio River and Riverwalk are a great way to spend a whole day or just an hour or so. Plenty of shops and restaurants along the way as well as spots to stop and take in the ambiance. Numerous ingress and egress points...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gumgrove
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a sunny day and we had a blast with the ride on the river and the guy saying all the interesting things to know. We loved it !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank regina b
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am not a San Antonian and don’t work for the city, but I am very impressed with the level of commitment to make this city beautiful and functional. The River Walk is a jewel, no other city I have visited has anything like it....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carlos F
Reviewed 6 days ago

When in San Antonio, you must see the River Walk. I suggest you purchase tickets for the boat tour, in-order to see most of it. There are many nice restaurants, mostly Mexican food, with musicians. It's also a great place just to sit with a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ken D
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a great place to take a walk as the sun goes down over San Antonio! I really enjoyed my time there!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LouAnn R
Reviewed 6 days ago

So nice to stroll down the river and visit small shops. Restaurants are great. Prices are reasonable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Theresa C
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21 May 2018|
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Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
The Drury is a great place to stay. It's location is perfect for walking to anything you want to see. It's a reasonable walk to the Alamo or the mall.
4 May 2017|
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Response from Poindextergoodfellow | Reviewed this property |
$10.00 and the best money you'll spend there. If you are there during Christmas the ride is awesome!!!!
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4 April 2016|
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Response from Truman3 | Reviewed this property |
I remember it taking about 1 hour.