San Antonio River Walk and Tower of the Americas

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in San Antonio
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Tour description

This package includes all the best sights and attractions that the city of San Antonio has to offer! Experience an entertaining and informative Boat Cruise on the famous San Antonio River Walk along with a trip to the Tower of the Americas Space Needle and a choose from a 24 or 72 hour valid City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off tour ticket on a double-decker bus. With the 24 hour pass, a second day is included for free.Explore downtown with friendly staff, live guides and recorded commentary, hopping on and off as much as you like at any of the 19 tour bus stops on the route. This is one of our best-selling San Antonio packages.

Step aboard a River Walk boat cruise for an exciting and entertaining narrative of the rich history of the famous San Antonio River! Cruises are about 40 minutes long and cover one and a half miles of the beautiful River Walk. In addition to your cruise, this package includes a  Hop-On Hop-Off double-decker tour bus ticket, and admission to the Tower of the Americas Space Needle, a 750-foot observation tower/restaurant located at HemisFair Park in the southeastern area of downtown.  Take in the scenery and experience the thrilling 4D Theater Ride at the Tower of Americas - also included. The tower was designed by San Antonio architect O'Neil Ford and was built as the theme structure of the 1968 World's Fair, HemisFair '68. The Tower was the tallest observation tower in the United States from 1968 until 1996, when the Las Vegas Stratosphere Tower was completed. Still the tallest building in San Antonio, and the tallest building in Texas outside of Dallas or Houston, the Tower is located in the middle of HemisFair Park and has an observation deck that is accessible by elevator. In addition, there is also a lounge and revolving restaurant at the top of the tower that provides panoramic views of the city.

What's included

  • River Walk sightseeing boat cruise
  • 24 Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour + 2nd day free or 72 hour bus tour
  • 4D Theater Ride at the Tower of Americas - also included
  • Tour bus Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board bus
  • FREE Oyster Sampler at the new River Walk 'On The Bend' Oyster Bar & Lounge, with purchase of two drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Tower of the Americas

What's not included

  • Gratuities


  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • See the sights illuminated at night
  • All entrance fees included
  • Great overview and orientation of the city