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Top recommendations from locals

Historic Site
“The Alamo Mission in San Antonio, commonly called The Alamo and originally known as the Misión San Antonio de Valero, is a historic Spanish mission and fortress compound founded in the 18th century by Roman Catholic missionaries in what is now San Antonio, Texas, United States. It was the site of the Battle of the Alamo in 1836. Today it is a museum in the Alamo Plaza Historic District and a part of the San Antonio Missions World Heritage Site.”
  • 173 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Take some time to go visit Shamu our most beloved whale if you haven't already. ”
  • 112 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Brilliant use of an old quarry, Six Flags: Fiesta Texas offers thrills, fun, and live shows with a Texan flair.”
  • 113 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“A little off the grid but closer to downtown. Great bars at night and restaurants during the day. ”
  • 199 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Experience the gem of the San Antonio! The River Walk has so many restaurants, shops, and sights to enjoy you can spend an entire few days strolling along the river banks. Local tip!: The entire riverwalk is technically privately owned, so you are free to drink and walk the river, just don't take your beverage to the street level!”
  • 134 locals recommend
Zoo
“INQUIRE ABOUT ZOORASSIC PARK EVENT / / EXPLORE THE BUTTERFLY GARDEN / SOAR ON THE CAROUSEL”
  • 95 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“La Cantera Mall is also our favorite shopping spot in San Antonio. It is an outdoor mall with plenty to do , amazing restaurants and not to mention is one of the few places in town where you can buy your wine and sip it around while shopping our just having fun walking. ”
  • 121 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Touring & long-term exhibits about natural history, art & Texas heritage, plus a Science Treehouse. Wonderful museum to learn about the history of the great state of Texas. Great staff and clean facilities are very welcoming. Great place to stop and Tuesday is often free.”
  • 106 locals recommend
Museum
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“This is the biggest Museum of Art in San Antonio incase you felt a little artsy. ”
  • 89 locals recommend
Art Museum
“This museum is my absolute favorite. It's so beautiful. You need to check out McNay's private collection. ”
  • 97 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Best shopping experience ever. Great stores, all under one roof, valet parking, climate controlled, great place to shop”
  • 65 locals recommend
Museum
“Great for kids of all ages! They have outdoor water play as well during the summer ”
  • 93 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“This small park is a tranquil spot just off the highway! Worth a stop when visiting the Zoo, DoSeum, or the Witte.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Park
“Brackenridge Park seriously has it all. There’s so much to do in the area – from sports and the zoo to just exploring the gorgeous grounds. Do yourself a favor and do just that – explore the park. You’re bound to discover serene spots that will have you feeling peaceful and much appreciate for such a place.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great family friendly restaurant with delicious burgers, a large outdoor playground and 100+ local beers on tap.”
  • 87 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“This is a cool place to check out. Make sure you take plenty of water to drink. ”
  • 62 locals recommend