Spotlight on San Antonio

Start: USA Finish: USA

Visiting: San Antonio, TX


Duration: 1 Nights

Physical rating: 2

Tour Operator: Collette


Prices From: $1419

Tour Overview

Relax Texas-style as you settle into your River Walk hotel on this Southwestern getaway. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage sites of the legendary Alamo and Mission San José. Cruise along the Paseo del Rio. Savor dinner at a restored convent in the historic King William District. Journey to Stonewall to view the grounds at the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson. Visit the National Museum of the Pacific War when you venture to charming Fredericksburg nestled in the Hill Country, rich with German heritage. Immerse yourself in the laid-back atmosphere of this vibrant city.

Highlights

  • iconCruise down the Paseo del Rio.
  • iconVisit the Alamo where men made the ultimate sacrifice to defend their freedom and the Republic of Texas.
  • iconTour San Antonio with an expert local guide.
  • iconExperience El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace.
  • iconView the grounds of the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States.
  • iconDiscover the German settlement of Fredericksburg set in the Hill Country.
  • iconSavor dinner in a restored convent in the King William Historic District.

Places You'll See

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Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : San Antonio, Texas - Tour Begins

Location: San Antonio, TX

Accommodation: The Westin Riverwalk

Welcome to the “American Venice.” Historic missions, River Walk restaurants, Spanish architecture, and a beautiful river as the city’s centerpiece make this a truly remarkable city. This evening, get to know your fellow travelers at a welcome reception.

icon Day 2 : San Antonio

Location: San Antonio, TX

Accommodation: The Westin Riverwalk

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Your day begins with a fascinating tour of San Antonio with a local guide. History and culture abound with a visit to two UNESCO World Heritage sites. Visit the Mission San José, the second mission established by Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus in 1720. Then it’s on to visit one of America’s most historic sites, the Alamo, which played a critical role in the Texas Revolution. People worldwide continue to remember the Alamo as a heroic struggle against impossible odds – a place where men made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. Board a boat and drift along the Paseo del Rio, also known as the River Walk, one of Texas’s most prized attractions. Learn more about the architecture and culture of the city on this relaxing narrated boat ride. Then, enjoy some leisure time to discover San Antonio on your own. This evening, enjoy the local flavors of Texas during dinner in the King William Historic District at a restored convent.

icon Day 3 : San Antonio - Stonewall - Fredericksburg - San Antonio

Location: San Antonio, TX

Accommodation: The Westin Riverwalk

Meals: Breakfast

Journey to Stonewall and enjoy a visit to the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson. You will view the grounds of the “Texas White House” including the family ranch, the one-room schoolhouse and the cemetery and final resting place of LBJ and Lady Bird Johnson. Continue to the heart of the rural Hill Country and the German settlement of Fredericksburg for a visit to the National Museum of the Pacific War, dedicated to teaching and preserving this chapter of U.S. history. The old-time Southwest will surround you as you take time to independently explore the quaint shops. Enjoy the evening at leisure to explore San Antonio’s beautiful River Walk.

icon Day 4 : San Antonio

Location: San Antonio, TX

Accommodation: The Westin Riverwalk

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

This morning, it’s your choice! Visit the South Texas Heritage Center at the Witte Museum, an interactive museum dedicated to sharing the stories of San Antonio’s people and the land that has shaped their lives -OR- explore the 33-acre grounds of the San Antonio Botanical Gardens with expansive rose gardens, conservatory with tropical vegetation, and the Texas Native Trail showcasing ecosystems from the diverse regions of the state. Next, browse for one-of-a-kind goods at El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace. This evening, enjoy a farewell dinner with your travel companions at a local restaurant.

icon Day 5 : San Antonio - Tour Ends

Location: San Antonio, TX

San Antonio's natural beauty, history, cuisine, and people create an experience you'll always remember.

Experiences

  • Discover the German settlement of Fredericksburg set in the Hill Country.
  • Experience El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace.
  • View the grounds of the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States.

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    Collette requires a deposit of 20% to secure a place on this tour, and the final balance is not due till 56 days before departure..

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Travel, Your Way

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    Personalise your trip

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    Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

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Dates & Availability

Instant Booking Available

Sunday Apr 24, 2022

Nights

5

Available

17

$1419.00