The Alamo is certainly among the most famous attractions in the area surrounding San Antonio, the fortress being a must-see for anyone visiting San Antonio, but the city offers lots of other things to see and to as well – here are some:
- Cruising down the river or just walking the River Walk – you can explore the city park walking on the winding pathways, you can try the bars and restaurants that line the Walk or you can set off to see the city’s center from the water, on board a cruise ship;
- Marvel at the architectural beauty of the Downtown – San Fernando Cathedral, the Tower of the Americas, the Spanish Governor’s Palace are just a few of the spectacular buildings in San Antonio’s downtown;
- Visit the San Antonio Zoo and the SeaWorld– the zoo occupies a territory of 35 acres and it gives home to more than 3,500 animals, belonging to 750 species. You can also visit the Aquarium and the SeaWorld – they are both spectacular;
- Visit the Botanical Garden – the 33-acre park features greenhouses that give home to unique plants, thematic gardens, such as the Japanese Garden, the Biblical Garden and the Herb Garden, a native area where you can see local species and lots of very special architectures.
It’s good to note, that there are many great short term rentals San Antonio communities offer, that are perfect for your family’s vacation, that are close to all the above tourism spots.