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Travel + Leisure ranked the San Antonio River Walk as the #1 River Walk in America. Also known as Paseo del Rio, this major tourist attraction brings in over five million visitors a year. Delight... Read More
Travel + Leisure ranked the San Antonio River Walk as the #1 River Walk in America. Also known as Paseo del Rio, this major tourist attraction brings in over five million visitors a year. Delight yourself with a relaxing dinner at one of the numerous restaurants or cafes that line the river. Spice it up by visiting one of the numerous night spots or enjoying the sounds of mariachis and other live music. Adults and children enjoy floating on river boats piloted by San Antonio's humorous tour guides. The River Walk is the perfect place to hang out with family or sit quietly with your date while you enjoy the sounds of a bubbling waterfall.
- Holiday Attractions: "Make sure to get your parade tickets in advance."
- Things to Do in December: "Check out the city website for other events that coincide with the holiday lights, including Ford Fiesta de las Luminarias, Ford Holiday Boat Caroling and the Holiday Artisan Show."
- Free Things to Do, Outdoor Activities, Sightseeing, Historic Sites, Attractions near AT&T Center: "If it is a warm day, become a part of local culture by choosing a restaurant with an outdoor patio. Next, sip a margarita in the sunshine. Ask your server for chips and salsa to compliment your drink."
- Romantic Things to Do: "Make sure to take a river boat ride - it's not only romantic, but a great way to learn the history of the city."
- Best for Holiday Attractions Because: The river walk, with its 100,000 Christmas lights, is the go-to spot for celebrating during the holidays at the best restaurants and bars.
- Best for Things to Do in December Because: With over 100,000 lights shining bright on the river walk, there's no better place to be during the holidays.
- Best for Free Things to Do Because: You don't have to spend any money to enjoy this beautiful tourist attraction, although it couldn't hurt to bring some spending money.
- Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: The Riverwalk is the go to place for couples to enjoy a great meal, a few drinks and an unforgettable evening!
- Best for Outdoor Activities Because: The river walk offers more than downtown entertainment. You can hop on a boat and take it to the north extension or head south.
- Best for Sightseeing Because: There's no better place to get a sense of what this city is about!
- Best for Historic Sites Because: The river walk is one of the most popular historical sites in the city and should not be overlooked.
- Best for Attractions near AT&T Center Because: To get a full sense of what San Antonio is all about, the riverwalk is the place to be.