STUDENT TRAVEL IN SAN ANTONIO

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San Antonio

“ THE NAME SAN ANTONIO TRANSLATES IN SPANISH TO ‘SAINT ANTHONY.’ “

Currently, this city is the seventh most populated in the country and still growing. While San Antonio is the seat of

Buckhorn Saloon _amp_ Museum

Bexar County, with recent annexations, its boundaries have extended into neighboring Medina County. Upon arrival, you will quickly recognize incredible Spanish colonial architecture. As part of exploring the city, you have numerous opportunities, such as the Alamo, the Tower of the Americas, the River Walk, and, for pure excitement, Six Flags Fiesta Texas. This city is also home to the San Antonio Spurs, NBA champions five times running. Depending on when you travel, you can enjoy the annual San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo, which provides fun for all ages. Southwestern flavors are evident throughout the city, not only in its architecture but also art galleries, museums, and restaurants. To experience that, you can dine at the city’s most popular restaurant, River Walk, followed by taking a leisurely stroll downtown or a 35-minute River Walk boat ride while learning about the rich and beautiful history of this city.

To ensure your trip to San Antonio is everything you want and more, give us a call when you get ready to make plans. For all types of accommodations, attraction pricing, recommendations for local restaurants, and even estimates for transportation costs, we provide everything needed for the perfect itinerary.

Following is a list of suggested attractions in San Antonio to make this the trip of a lifetime.

CITY HIGHLIGHTS

ATTRACTIONS

The Alamo
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park
Rio San Antonio Cruises
Tower of the Americas
Aztec on the River
Buckhorn Saloon & Museum

UTSA’s Institute of Texan Cultures
Guinness World Records, Ripley’s Haunted Adventure, Davy Crockett’s Tall Tales Ride
Plaza Wax Museum & Ripley’s Believe it or Not
San Antonio IMAX Theater Rivercenter
San Antonio Zoological Gardens and Aquarium

Witte Museum
San Antonio Museum of Art
San Antonio River Walk
Six Flags Fiesta Texas
Sea World
Splashtown

UNIVERSITIES

University of Texas at San Antonio

University of the Incarnate World

PERFORMING ARTS

University of the Incarnate World

SPORTS

Spurs Basketball

RESTAURANTS

Pat O’Briens
Spaghetti Warehouse
Rainforest Café
Hard Rock Café

SHOPPING

Market Square – El Mercado
The Shops at La Cantera
North Star Mall

TRANSPORTATION

VIVA (bus)
San Antonio International Airport

TESTIMONIALS

“ This has been the absolute best experience I have ever had on a trip with a tour company. From the beginning, everything was well organized. There was a lot of cooperation, flexibility, good details and excellent staff relations in the entire process. ”

Christopher Kastner, Band Director
North Arlington High School
North Arlington, NJ