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San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour provided by Gray Line Tours

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
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  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 18/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 18/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This tour is the perfect way to see the missions and learn about the founding of San Antonio with its rich history and culture. Experience Spanish History, the Coahuiltecans, and the early southwest. Learn about the significance of San Antonio, San Pedro Springs, and the groups that came together to set the stage for the founding of the Presidio - San Antonio. Your experience starts downtown, see: the original La Villita; Main Plaza, San Fernando Cathedral, and Plaza de Armas. Travel along the San Antonio River to visit all the missions with stops at Concepcion, San Jose, San Juan, Espada, and the Espada Aqueduct. Tour ends at Mission San Antonio de Valero, famously known as the Alamo, or guest's hotel. Guaranteed Departures, Twice a Day! No minimum guest requirements.
Itinerary
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  • 1
    La Villita Historic Arts Village
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Mission Concepcion
    Stop: 25 minutes
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  • 3
    Mission San Jose
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 4
    Mission San Juan
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 5
    The Espada Aqueduct
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 6
    Mission Espada
    Stop: 10 minutes
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    Pass by
    Alamo Plaza
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Important Information
Duration
3h 30m
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off at select downtown hotels
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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amhewitt wrote a review 14 Nov
Niskayuna, New York4 contributions2 helpful votes
Who knew that San Antonio had such a colorful, fascinating and inspiring history! This trip was interesting and inspirational. The missions are a must see!
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Response from 338texassun, Owner at San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour
Responded 1 week ago
We are so happy that you had an meaningful experience!! Thanks for taking your time to write a review, please come back and visit with us soon; we think you would also enjoy our 5 star Texas Hill Country & LBJ Ranch Tour.
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Rae Jean Phillips wrote a review Oct 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
This was such a great tour. Perry was very informed about the sights. He filled us in on several things to see in San Antonio while driving to the missions. These missions are in much better shape than the Alamo. It helped us to understand the history much better. My only
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from 338texassun, Owner at San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour
Responded 14 Oct 2020
Thank you for taking your time to write such a positiive review. You made our day and thanks for the recommendation! Please come back and visit with us soon and try one of our other 5 star tours such as our San Antonio Grand Historic City Tour or our Texas Hill Country and LBJ Ranch Tour.
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Glady_11 wrote a review Mar 2020
Newark, Delaware13 contributions5 helpful votes
Our guide Perry was excellent. Picked us up at the hotel. Entertained us the entire trip to the Missions with his great sense of humor and thorough knowledge of San Antonio’s history. We not only learned and visited the Missions but also stopped at other historical places where
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from 338texassun, Owner at San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour
Responded 21 Jul 2020
Thanks for taking our tour and thank you for writing such a favorable review! Please come back and visit with us again soon and check out our ever changing tour options
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Gingermary wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution3 helpful votes
Great tour and highly recommended. The tour guide was knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the missions. The missions are incredible and must be seen!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from 338texassun, Owner at San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour
Responded 4 Mar 2020
Thank you for taking your time to write such an enthusiastic review. Knowing that you enjoyed your San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour enough to highly recommend it makes our day! We note that you loved your guide and we agree - we've got the Best Guides in Texas. Please come back and visit with us soon!!
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RognShar wrote a review Feb 2020
Lincoln, Nebraska7 contributions3 helpful votes
We loved our tour with Domingo. He was very knowledgeable about all the missions that we visited and a real bonus was he was very familiar with San Antonio and gave us some great tips or other things to do and places to eat while we were in San Antonio. This was our first full
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Response from 338texassun, Owner at San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour
Responded 8 Feb 2020
Thank you for taking your time to write such a positive review. Domingo is wonderful - we truly have the very best guides in all of Texas! If you loved our San Antonio Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site Tour you will also love our San Antonio Grand Historic City Tour - the tour gives you a grand overview of the 300+ year history, architecture and culture of our unique City - in a fun, interesting and meaningful way. According to Mark Twain there are 4 unique cities in the US; can you guess what they are? Boston, San Francisco, New Orleans and San Antonio! Please come back and see us soon!
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Cool tour
LBJ's ranch was beautiful and huge. Cows are allowed to roam freely on the property and one decided to block the ro
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Wander628921
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Educated and Fun
We had Anthony as our driver and he knew a lot about his history and was very fun. I’m from San Antonio and learned
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53kristif
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Great tour and tour guide!
We had a great day touring the Hill Country, learning about LBJ, shopping in Fredericksburg, and relaxing in Lucken
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wslin86
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There is more than the riverwalk
This was a very good tour that offers a different view of San Antonio than just the riverwalk area. The bus arrive
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lisapC3500DA
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Perry is the man!
If you’re looking for a knowledge filled adventure, Perry (Platypus) is the one. Our family had an amazing time and
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Wonderful, Fun, and Beautiful
This was an amazing experience. We got to see so many things and have so much fun. The LBJ Ranch was beautiful and
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Fredricksbug, Texas day trip with Perry
LBJ Ranch, Fredricksbug, & Lukenbauch and other short stops! Our driver and tour guide Perry was awesome and was a
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Ultimate introduction San Antonio
"During our all day tour 6/03/2020 our driver/guide, Domingo Reyes, did an outstanding job of showing us San Antoni
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Turista_feliz1111
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Best tour ever!
Perry the tour guide was absolutely amazing! He was very knowledgeable, approachable, gave everyone plenty of time
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Alex did a great job !!!
This was a great part of the historic parts of both North and South San Antonio. It was a small group and we cover
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Queen1950
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LBJ tour
Jose’ was an excellent guide! We learned so much about Tx and LBJ. It was great being driven to various destination
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Historic Tours
Our tour guide, Alex G, was very knowledgeable of San Antonio and shared good information about the historic sites
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Don't miss it!
Don't miss this tour if you are in the area! We had the best day learning about the area, LBJ, ranching, wine, and
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great tour
The tour was very informative and fun. Learned much about the history of the area. The tour guide (Alex G) was th
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Greg and Susie
My husband and I had a fabulous day with our guide Jose. Our guide was personable, informative, and very profession
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  • Duration: 3h 30m
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