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San Antonio Explorer Pass
"This is flexible and affordable sightseeing at its finest! Valid for 30 days from the first day of first use the San Antonio Explorer Pass lets you customize your itinerary and discover key San Antonio sights at your own pace. Your San Antonio Explorer Pass comes with an included guidebook to choose the three or five activities that interest you most! The pass and many featured attractions include skip-the-line entry. The guidebook you'll receive details attraction descriptions hours of operation directions and maps. Once you've chosen your three or five attractions access to them is easy — simply swipe your pass at designated ticketing areas and enjoy!  See below Itinerary for a full list of included attractions and tours including additional savings."
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Heart of Austin Bicycle Tour
"The two hour tour starts at 9:00am and it is recommended that guests arrive 15 minutes early for an orientation before hitting the road. Make sure to wear comfortable clothing and closed toed shoes for biking and it is suggested to bring a bottle of wate stopping to talk about it's long storied history and it's connection to the formation of Texas. On the way to the University you'll stop at one of the last remaining moon towers that lit up the night in the late 1800's and that was made famous in Richard Linklater's Dazed and Confused. Upon arrival on campus you will visit the Tower made famous by the Charles Whitman mass shooting before heading to see the Santa Rita oil well and talk about how oil played a roll in the university's history. The tour will then head to Sholtz's beer garden where you will learn you will coast through the State Capital grounds stopping to talk about Texas' inception and Austin's role in it.You'll have the best seat in the house to experience Austin from a perspective that you just can't get any other way. Your informative local guide will not only teach you about the h
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"Austin's Lakes
Hey Austin: Lake and Springs Tour"You'll have the best seat in the house to experience Austin from a perspective that you just can't get any other way. Your informative local guide will not only teach you about the history of the city but make great suggestions about what else to see do eat and hear on your visit. You'll end your tour back at the shop where we'll be glad to spend some time helping you decide what to do next.Our Austin's Lakes Springs and Bridges Tour gives you a chance to ride the shaded Butler Trail around Lady Bird Lake
From $54.00

More Restaurants in San Marcos

Kobe

Kobe Japanese Steakhouse. $26 as of January 2015. Kobe looks more impressive inside than outside. It serves Teppanyaki style Japanese food, steaks, seafood, and sushi. The staff was efficient and the...
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Basaic
Feb 19, 2015

Logan's Roadhouse

Logan's Roadhouse. $17 as of January 2015. My choice in town, though is Logan's Roadhouse. Less expensive, less formal and the food was very good. I had a great waiter and we made friends fast. In...
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Basaic
Feb 17, 2015

The Root Cellar Cafe

My favorite restaurant in San Marcos. Currently it is BYOB, I'm not sure how long that will last! The cafe has a casual and intimate setting and the waitstaff are friendly and remember you when you...
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klasher
Apr 04, 2011

San Marcos River Pub and Grill

Great place located on the San Marcos river. Outdoor seating overlooking the river available. Great american cousine, burgers, chicken etc. Features free outdoor entertainment during Sundays in the...
SWTexan82
Apr 04, 2011

Newton's Gang

Newton's Gang Restaurant is located on the square in San Marcos. The menu is pretty diverse, with comfort food holding the spotlight. Portions are huge, so get something you can reheat for lunch the...
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klasher
Apr 12, 2010

Palmer's

Beautiful outdoor courtyard for Happy hour. Half priced appetizers and good drink specials from 4-6. the crab cakes are excellent and happy hour prices get you 2 for $5. The steak dinner was good, if...
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klasher
Feb 07, 2009
 
 
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Bennigan's Grill and Tavern

This is a chain of casual, sit down restaurants offering any type of food from steak to sandwiches, salads to things from the grill. They have a great bar that is pretty well priced for the area.They...
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msbrandysue
Jun 24, 2008

Taco Bueno

Yes, America is all about fast food. It's cheap, fast, and easy! While in San Marcos I always make sure to stop at Taco Bueno!! It is great tex-mex food with a lower price. Although loaded in calories...
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msbrandysue
Jun 12, 2008

Sean Patrick's

Great location, right in the center of town. Pretty diverse menu, pub grub. They have a nice, small deck that faces the street and a nice beer selection. The interior is loaded with televisions, so if...
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klasher
Mar 23, 2008

River Pub

The food at River Pub is unremarkable-average...you go for the patio. The patio overlooks the San Marcos River and you have a front row view to the kayak course. Long waits for a patio table on nice...
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klasher
Mar 03, 2008

Manas

The place is small but the people, customers and wait staff are very friendly. The food is down home mexican food. ANd you get alot of it. I love the combo plates or the 3 chalupa plate. I like to try...
smcclellan
Mar 20, 2004

Mexican Food:<br/>Baby Joe's...

Mexican Food:Baby Joe's Mexican Restaurant (316-D N. Edward Gary)It's owned by a cool family...really laid back and it has all-you-can-eat Tuesdays.Best Steak:The best steak in town goes to Texas Reds...
BifClaes
Aug 26, 2002

Cajun Mama's Restaurant

The only Cajun food place in or near San Marcos is owned by a genuine Cajun mama. With the help of her sons she does all of the cooking. The place has a very homey feel as pictures of the Cajun mama's...
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haimee
Aug 26, 2002

Mana's Grocery and Grill

This is another family owned Mexican food restaurant(we have a lot of them) with great prices. They have lunch specials seven days a week. The place is a little hard to find (it's tucked away into a...
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haimee
Aug 26, 2002

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108 N I H 35, San Marcos, TX 78666
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1429 I 35 North, Ih 35 Exit 206, San Marcos, TX, 7
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1321 I-35 North, I-35 at S.R. 82 Loop, Exit #206, San Marcos, Texas, 78666, United States
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1433 IH 35 North , San Marcos, Texas, 78666, United States
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Top Things to Do in San Marcos

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Historic District

Another historic district of interest, especially to music lovers, is the Durham District. The district is named after Eddie Durham (father and son) who were both well-known jazz musicians. The...
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San Marcos River

The town got its name from the San Marcos River which got its name because it was discovered on the day of the Catholic Feast of St Mark. The river starts at large natural spring and flows through...
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Aquarena Springs

The old Aquarena Springs on Spring Lake that boasted beautifully manicured &amp; landscaped grounds with a well managed program that controlled non-native plant growth in the lake is history. The...
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Southwest Texas State University

Texas State University was established in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School to instruct students to become teachers. One of the most famous students here was Lyndon B. Johnson who would...
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Blanco River

A nice park on the Blanco River during the week. There are only a few choice spots right on the water with trees for shade and easy access to the water. Get there early to score a spot! Beware the...
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Hays County Courthouse

San Marcos is a fast growing small city of about 50,000 (up 44% since 2000) located along Interstate 35 in Hays County a short distance southwest of the capitol Austin. San Marcos has been named both...
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"Oldest Inhabited Spot in Northern Hemisphere?"
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"Keeweechic's San Marcos"
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"Not only for shopping..."
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"San Marcos"
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