River Walk Cruise & Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour in San Antonio, TX

City Sightseeing San Antonio216 E Crockett StSan Antonio, TX 78205
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Explore San Antonio's most popular attractions at your own pace with unlimited on and off privileges for two days on a double-decker sightseeing bus! Professional drivers will provide commentary as you take in the views. Passengers will also receive free admission to the Official River Walk Cruise and delicious free samples at numerous local restaurants!

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from Ashley, one of our San Antonio Travel Experts
  • Family-friendly.
  • Tips are appreciated.
  • Unlimited on and off privileges.
  • Live commentary during the tour.
  • Bus tours take approximately 60 minutes if you stay onboard.
  • There are departures every 20 to 30 minutes, all day every day.
  • 1 Day Hop-On Hop-Off, w/ 2nd Day FREE + FREE River Walk Boat Cruise.
  • FREE Appetizer at Mad Dogs and a FREE Oyster Sampler at On The Bend Oyster Bar.


from River Walk Cruise & Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour
Enjoy a river cruise and 2-day Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour of downtown. Discover the River Walk not only from an open deck bus and walking, but from the river itself!

Experience the River Walk, the San Antonio Museum of Art and the Tobin Center from an entirely new perspective! River Walk 40-minute boat cruise.

It can be used at any time from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM.

Your tour route starts in Alamo Plaza - immediately giving you the fantastic 'double-decker' view of the beautiful Alamo - and then heads off into the River Walk district and historic neighborhoods.

We head north over the River Walk to The Pearl, Spanish Governor's Palace, Cathedral, Theater District, Tower of the Americas, Mexican Market Square, King William Historic District, and much much more. We get to each stop every 20 minutes, from 8.40 AM to 5.30 PM.

What you will see::
  • The Alamo
  • Pearl Brewery Entertainment Complex
  • Market Square - El Mercado
  • San Fernando Cathedral
  • Spanish Governor's Palace
  • Tower of the Americas Space Needle
  • King William Historic District
  • San Antonio Museum of Art
  • The Famous River Walk
  • Theater District
  • Zona Cultural
  • Buckhorn Saloon & Texas Ranger Museum
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 76
  • Southtown
  • The Tobin Center
  • The Scottish Rite Cathedral
  • Hipólito F. Garcia Federal Building
  • Yaganagua Garden
  • Emily Morgan Haunted Hotel
  • Shops at River Center Mall

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Frequently Asked Questions about River Walk Cruise & Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

What are the hours of operation?
Every 20 minutes, all day, every day, 8:40 AM to 5:30 PM.

Is parking provided? 
Yes, there are many parking lots near our visitor center and Hop-On Hop-Off Stop 1. The two closest parking lots are at 328 East Crockett Street and Crockett Street / Bowie Street. Parking Lots are also marked on our 'Tour Route & Parking' page map.

Where is it located? 
111 Alamo Plaza Street, 78205 (next to Kilawin’s Ice-Cream).

Is the tour appropriate for children? 
Yes, this is a family-friendly activity.

Can I bring my camera? 
Yes, great photo opportunities.

How long is the Tour?
The River Walk Boat Cruise takes approximately 40 minutes. Bus tours take approximately 60 minutes if you stay on board.

What’s included in my ticket/experience? 
For our customers, we provide FREE coffee, FREE popcorn, FREE bottled water, FREE Wi-Fi, and FREE charging stations. The 2-day City Sightseeing Bus admission also includes:
  • Official City Tour.
  • FREE River Walk Boat Cruise.
  • Live Guide.
  • Fantastic Views.
  • FREE Appetizer at Mad Dogs.
  • FREE Oyster Sampler at On The Bend Oyster Bar.

Can I change the date of my tour after I buy it?
Yes, you can begin our tours whenever you like - they're not date specific, so there is no need to tell us!

How does Hop-On Hop-Off work?
Our tours take approximately 60 minutes if you stay on board, but many customers use their tickets to hop-on and hop-off several times in the 24 or 48 hour period that their ticket is valid. You can visit most of the sites we stop at, and then return to our stop and catch the bus again when you are done. We operate from 8:40 AM to 5:30 PM, departures every 20 to 30 minutes, all day every day.

What is free during the day? 
Entrance to The Alamo.

What is free in the evenings? 
The Saga' at Main Plaza - 9:00 PM, 9:30 PM & 10:00 PM every Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

What're the attractions will we get to see?
  • The Alamo.
  • Pearl Brewery Entertainment Complex.
  • Market Square - El Mercado.
  • San Fernando Cathedral.
  • Spanish Governor's Palace.
  • Tower of the Americas.
  • Space Needle.
  • King William Historic District.
  • San Antonio Museum of Art.
  • The Famous River Walk.
  • Theater District.
  • Zona Cultural.
  • Buckhorn Saloon & Texas Ranger Museum.
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 76.
  • Southtown.
  • The Tobin Center.
  • The Scottish Rite Cathedral.
  • Hipólito F. Garcia Federal Building.
  • Yaganagua Garden.
  • Emily Morgan Haunted Hotel.
  • Shops at River Center Mall.