San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour

San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour

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San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour

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Discover the Spanish influence in San Antonio and learn its important role in American history

Find out what makes San Antonio an important part of American history while taking in San Antonio’s Spanish influences! Explore the grounds at Mission Concepción, San José, San Juan, and Espada. View original frescos at Mission Concepcion- the oldest unrestored stone church in the nation. Learn about life at the missions at Mission San Jose, the Queen of the Missions. Watch the birds and wildlife along the new Mission Reach Hike & Bike Trail. Enjoy mission silhouettes, with Spanish and Moorish influenced architecture, against the South Texas Sky

Free Cancellation Fully refundable when canceled up to 24 hours prior to departure
Approx.3.5 Hours; 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM or 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM Duration of experience
Tour Guide / Driver Type of tour leader

Experience

  • Explore some of San Antonio’s oldest and most beautiful locations, including Missions San José, Concepción, San Francisco de Espada, and San Juan Capistrano
  • Unwind by watching the award-winning film Gente de Razon
  • Marvel at La Ventana de Rosa, the Rose Window, one of the finest examples of baroque architecture in North America
  • Visit one of the nation’s oldest and longest running irrigation systems, Espada Aqueduct & Acequia
  • Tour ends at Mission San Antonio de Valero, famously known as the Alamo, or guest's hotel

  • Hotel pick up and drop off at downtown area hotels
  • Visit Mission San Jose, Mission Concepcion, Mission San Juan, and Mission Espada
  • Live and recorded narrated history of San Antonio and the Spanish Missions from your Driver Guide and/or Tour Guide
  • Watch the award-winning film Gente de Razon

  • Optional gratuities - Driver Guide and/or Tour Guide
  • Tour of the Alamo / Mission San Antonio de Valero - - guests must make reservations to visit the Alamo on their own

  • Bring water
  • Eat breakfast or lunch before the tour
  • Tour duration may vary based on traffic, weather, day of week, length of stops at each of the missions
  • Some Sites may be closed from time to time due to COVID19, if you want to know which sites are closed on a particular date, please email: [email protected] or [email protected]
  • This sightseeing tour visits the Spanish Missions outside the downtown area; it does not include a tour of Mission San Antonio de Valero / the Alamo
  • A note about the Alamo: The last stop on our Missions Tour is either your downtown hotel or the Alamo (your choice). The Alamo exclusively utilizes their own tour guides or you can take a self-guided tour of the Alamo. A tour of the Alamo is not included in our Missions Tour

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Highlights
  • Explore some of San Antonio’s oldest and most beautiful locations, including Missions San José, Concepción, San Francisco de Espada, and San Juan Capistrano
  • Unwind by watching the award-winning film Gente de Razon
  • Marvel at La Ventana de Rosa, the Rose Window, one of the finest examples of baroque architecture in North America
  • Visit one of the nation’s oldest and longest running irrigation systems, Espada Aqueduct & Acequia
  • Tour ends at Mission San Antonio de Valero, famously known as the Alamo, or guest's hotel
Includes
  • Hotel pick up and drop off at downtown area hotels
  • Visit Mission San Jose, Mission Concepcion, Mission San Juan, and Mission Espada
  • Live and recorded narrated history of San Antonio and the Spanish Missions from your Driver Guide and/or Tour Guide
  • Watch the award-winning film Gente de Razon
Excludes
  • Optional gratuities - Driver Guide and/or Tour Guide
  • Tour of the Alamo / Mission San Antonio de Valero - - guests must make reservations to visit the Alamo on their own
Essential Information
  • Bring water
  • Eat breakfast or lunch before the tour
  • Tour duration may vary based on traffic, weather, day of week, length of stops at each of the missions
  • Some Sites may be closed from time to time due to COVID19, if you want to know which sites are closed on a particular date, please email: [email protected] or [email protected]
  • This sightseeing tour visits the Spanish Missions outside the downtown area; it does not include a tour of Mission San Antonio de Valero / the Alamo
  • A note about the Alamo: The last stop on our Missions Tour is either your downtown hotel or the Alamo (your choice). The Alamo exclusively utilizes their own tour guides or you can take a self-guided tour of the Alamo. A tour of the Alamo is not included in our Missions Tour
Itinerary
Experience the beauty and history of the beginnings of the great city of San Antonio. Visit the Spanish influences near the river named in honor of San Antonio de Padua. Travel to Mission Concepción, Mission San José, Mission San Juan Capistrano, and Mission San Francisco de la Espada on this guided, half day sightseeing tour. Experience Mission life at Mission San Jose and the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Visitor Center. Watch birds and wildlife along the new Mission Reach ... See more
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