San Antonio: The Grand Historic City morning tour
Attractions & guided tours

San Antonio: The Grand Historic City morning tour

Free cancellation
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the history and culture of San Antonio
  • See the wonderful architecture of the city
  • Play Texas Trivia way with your Tour Guide as you make your way down
  • Roundtrip transportation to your hotel included to make travel easier
  • Smaller group size gives you a personalized experience in good company
What to expect

The Grand Historic city tour is the perfect overview of the history of Downtown Reach in San Antonio. Your experience will start at La Villita historic Arts Village, one of San Antonio's first neighborhoods. Get onboard and Play Texas Trivia way with your Gray Line Tour Guide as you make your way down.

You will listen to exciting sounds and narratives as you make your way through each point of interest, which includes: Hemisfair Park, Sunset Station, St. Paul Square, Alamo Plaza, Paris Hatters, theater district, San Fernando Catherdral, and much more. You'll get some time on your own at El Mercado, a historic market square and the largest Mexican market in the US nation, where you can grab lunch or do some shopping of your own

You'll get to relive President JFK's Parade Route on the day before his assassination as he drove through San Antonio, drive by the haunted Gunter Hotel and hear the history of bluesman Robert Johnson's rare recordings in San Antonio before the tour ends at the Alamo, El Mercado or a selected downtown hotel - the choice is yours.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off at downtown area hotels
    • Round trip transportation
    • Guided tour
    • Subject expert guide
    • Guided tour
    • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
    • Roundtrip transportation
    What's not included
    • Gratuities for the tour guide and / or driver (optional)
    • lunch
    • Alcoholic drinks (can be purchased on site)
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips (optional)
    Where
    Meeting point:
    • You will be picked up at your downtown San Antonio hotel. You must confirm your pick up location at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour.
    What to remember
    • The tour's duration may vary based on traffic, weather, day of week, length of stops
    • You will need to coordinate your pickup with the tour operator after purchase (details will be in your voucher)
    • Children age five years old and under get free admission and do not require a ticket however please let the tour operator know in advance to coordinate enough seats in the vehicle
    • Please bring your own child car seats or booster seats, as these are not provided by the tour operator
    • Service animals are allowed onboard the vehicle. Guests are advised to confirm with each stop on the tour if they are allowed on their site as it might vary
    • Some sites may be closed from time to time due to COVID19
    • The maximum number of participants per vehicle is nine people
    • Adaptive Driving Alliance vehicles are not available at all times. If a guest is wheelchair bound, the tour guide might be able to accommodate with advance notice. There is space for a foldable wheelchair on board each vehicle
    • Dress comfortably and for the weather. Bring an umbrella if there is rain and hats if it will be sunny. This tour will only be canceled due to inclement weather if there are flood warnings or hail that make driving conditions impossible
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Gray Line San Antonio
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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