San Antonio Holiday - 5 day(s), North America, Southwest US

Overview

San Antonio will be alight with holiday decorations on this Today's Traveling Women vacation. Experience the serenity of Fiesta de las Luminarias as you stroll along the River Walk, visit the historic Mission San Jose, and enjoy a relaxing riverboat ride on the Paseo del Rio.

What’s Included

  • Escorted by a AAA host
  • Professional tour director
  • 7 meals (4 breakfasts, 3 dinners)
  • AAA Four Diamond hotel on the River Walk

 

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Start date:
12/4/14
End date:
12/8/14
Duration: 5 Days
from1,199.00
Availability: 41 seats left
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Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive San Antonio
One visit to San Antonio and it’s easy to see why it's often referred to as the “American Venice.” Historic missions, River Walk restaurants, Spanish architecture, and a beautiful river centerpiece make this a truly remarkable city. The sights and sounds of the holiday celebrations are sure to get you into the spirit. Following dinner, perhaps you'll choose to enjoy the Fiesta de las Luminarias as you stroll along the San Antonio River guided by more than 2,500 luminarias. Meals: Dinner
Day 2 – San Antonio
Your day begins with a fascinating tour of San Antonio with a local guide. History and culture abound with a visit to the Mission San Jose, the second mission established by Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus in 1720. This is followed by the Alamo, which played a critical role in the Texas Revolution. People worldwide continue to remember the Alamo as a heroic struggle against impossible odds – a place where men made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. Later, enjoy a riverboat ride on the Paseo del Rio. Relax as the narrated cruise takes you along the San Antonio River Walk and admire the many holiday decorations. This evening, visit the picturesque Sandy Oaks Olive Orchard. Enjoy a tour of the orchard and learn about its history before indulging in a spectacular dinner. Savor the Texas-inspired tasting menu artfully paired with locally produced wines. Meals: Breakfast / Dinner
Day 3 – San Antonio, Stonewall, Fredericksburg
This morning travel to Stonewall to enjoy a visit to the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson. On your tour of the ranch you'll view the “Texas White House” and learn about living in the Texas Hill Country. The holiday season is a fabulous time to visit Fredericksburg, located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, with events and decorations flavored by German heritage. Meals: Breakfast
Day 4 – San Antonio, Bandera
Your morning is at leisure to discover San Antonio on your own. This afternoon, browse for one-of-a-kind goods at El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace. Next, visit the South Texas Heritage Center, an interactive museum dedicated to sharing the stories of San Antonio’s people and the land that has shaped their lives. Tonight, arrive in Bandera, the “Cowboy Capital of the World,” for a traditional Texas cowboy barbecue and entertainment at an authentic dude ranch beautifully decorated for the holiday season. Meals: Breakfast / Dinner
Day 5 – Depart San Antonio
We're certain you'll agree the history, cuisine, people, music, and sights and sounds of San Antonio create wonderful holiday memories. Meals: Breakfast

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Tour Code:
TW141204
Main Activity:
Sightseeing
Other Activities:
Shopping
Walking
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