SeaWorld San Antonio and Six Flags Fiesta Texas combine exhilarating rides with award-winning shows and holiday lights. In the heart of downtown is Hemisfair with local businesses and an outdoor playground called Yanaguana Garden.
Between downtown and the airport is Brackenridge Park with the Japanese Tea Garden, a top-notch playground and the San Antonio Zoo which is open 365 days a year. Neighboring Brackenridge Park are two popular museums where kids can laugh, learn, play, and get creative: The Witte Musuem and The DoSeum.
One of the Most Celebrated Dining Destinations
San Antonio boasts acclaimed chefs who studied around the globe bringing their world-class training back to our culinary landscape as well as talented new chefs who honed their skills at the prestigious Culinary Institute of America—San Antonio. From the old favorites along the River Walk to the dozens of new restaurants in Southtown and the Historic Pearl, there is something for everyone.
A River Runs Through It
The River Walk has expanded from 3 to 15 miles. The Museum Reach section heads north to the San Antonio Museum of Art and the Historic Pearl with recreational trails to south along the Mission Reach section. During the holidays, the River Walk shines bright with millions of decorative lights, dazzling displays and arrangements.
The Shrine of Texas Liberty
The Alamo began as the San Antonio de Valero, a Spanish Mission, in 1718. The first mission in San Antonio, the Alamo is now the #1 most visited tourist attraction in Texas. The city’s four southernmost Spanish colonial missions—Concepción, San José, San Juan and Espada—are included in the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park and are walled compounds encompassing a church and buildings where the priests and local Native Americans lived and worked.
Walk This Way
San Antonio boasts one of the nation’s most desirable and compact downtowns with hotels, restaurants and major attractions are so walkable from the Alamodome several teams have walked to the game!
Weather As Warm As Its People
With 300 days of sunshine annually and an average temperature of 64 degrees in December, the only ice you’ll find in San Antonio is in the bottom of your margarita.