Make your own way to the San Antonio Visitor Center to pick up your 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour ticket.
Proceed to the Alamo Plaza, board the double-decker bus and take in unobstructed views of the Alamo. From there, cruise by top attractions in the city, stopping to explore at any of the 18 stops along the route. Buses run every 20 minutes, and your driver-guide provides informative onboard commentary about the city and its sights.
Your also get admission to the Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum, and to the San Antonio Museum of Art, which features the largest collection of ancient Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Asian art in the southwestern United States.
Stops on the hop-on hop-off tour:
The Alamo, Pearl Brewery, San Antonio Museum of Art, VFW Post 76, Augie's Alamo City BBQ Restaurant, Riverwalk and Museum Reach, River Cruise Ride, Tobin Center, The Scottish Rite Cathedral, Federal Buildingand Courthouse, Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum, San Fernando Cathedral and Spanish Governor's Palace, Market Square (El Mercado), King William Historic District, Villa Finale Visitor Center, Yanaguana Garden, Tower of the Americas and La Villita, and Rivercenter (shopping mall).