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San Antonio Haunted Legends Segway Tour
"You will meet your guide in downtown San Antonio and begin with a safety orientation on operating the segway. You'll glide glide on down to Travis Park for some free-ride time to get acclimated to the segway. You'll make your way to St. Anthony a historic but recently renovated hotel that was linked to a famous unsolved grisly murder many years ago. You'll then cruise over to historic Houston St. home to the beautiful Majestic Theater. Here you'll see the Gunther Hotel which has close ties with the St. Anthony's past and is where Jazz musician Robert Johnson first recorded his seemingly otherwordly sounds.Afterward you'll make your way to Alamo Plaza and the Alamo itself the site of the bloody battle in 1836 and sacred landmark in Texas. From here you'll spot the Emily Morgan hotel; formerly a hospital
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Executive Downtown San Antonio Segway Tour
"Tour starts off with a brief training session at our store across from the Alamo Plaza area behind the San Antonio Visitor's information center. A guide will demonstrate how to operate a Segway and give safety tips to all riders before having each r home to the San Fernando Cathedral and the Bexar county court house among other municipal buildings.    From here the route goes into La Villita a historic arts village. La Villita is home to a unique outdoor theater the Arneson which overlooks the riverwalk. Many unique shops and structures are located in La Villita which is the site of various festivals throughout the year. Across the street is Hemisfair Park
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San Antonio Scavenger Hunt Adventure
"The adventure begins near the famous Alamo and takes you on a well-designed course among historic monuments down through the River Walk among the cultural streets and the Cathedral of the city. The tour requires approximately 2 miles of walking with numerous stops along the route to complete challenges and decipher clues. The game software tracks team points and posts the final score to a city leaderboard for those with a competitive edge. Using a smart phone as “the guide” allows parti leaving time to stop for some Texas BBQ or simply enjoy the River Walk and the scenery. Great for families friends and those ready to have fun while seeing the city! Please note that pricing is per Group. One voucher is valid for your team of 2-5 people."""
From $39.00

More Transportation in San Antonio Missions National Historic Park

Getting between the Missions

To tour the missions, a car will work best. If you go from the Alamo in downtown San Antonio to Mission Espada just outside of I-410, this will span for several miles. Each mission is a few miles...
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sswagner
Feb 24, 2005

Getting there and around

The best way to get to the Missions is by car. Just start at the Alamo and follow the signs. If you don't have a car, then inquire at your hotel about taking a tour of the MIssions.For official...
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darthmilmo
Oct 16, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near San Antonio Missions National Historic Park

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Mission San Juan

Mission San Juan was definitely the eeriest of the missions. I'm sure it was the lack or people, seeing as this mission is not one of the top sights. And perhaps it's because it's a few miles from the...
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Mission Espada

I liked Mission Espada alot because it's a smaller mission that doesn't take too much time, other people were also here so I didn't feel quite as worried, and the Ranger Station/Visitors Center had...
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Mission San Jose

The Texas Mission's story can be told in various ways. Here is one. Mexico had achieved independence and was concerned that the French would claim Texas, so they needed to populate the region. Only...
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Mission Trail

In addition to the Alamo, which was originally established as a mission, there are four other missions just south of downtown San Antonio that you can visit. Driving down Alamo Street from downtown...
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Mission Concepcion

The Mission Concepcion dates to 1731. The church, restored by the WPA, is about 80% original and looks much as it did in the mid-eighteenth century. One unusual feature is the original artwork...
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Guenther House

As we admired the mansions on King William Street, we came across the Guenther House. Carl Hilmar Guenther built his home in 1859, which sits quietly off the main street beneath a shady bower. As we...
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Top 5 San Antonio Missions National Historic Park Writers

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sswagner

"The Spanish Legacy"
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darthmilmo

"San Antonio's other Missions"
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Toughluck

"Texas Missions"
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petirrojo

"San Antonio Mission Drive"
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Basaic

"Basaic San Antonio Mission NHP Page"
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