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Mission Trail

San Antonio, TX
+1 210-932-1001
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A pedestrian route that starts at the Alamo and winds nine miles along the San Antonio River passing four other historical missions.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bike ride” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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San Antonio, TX
Far North Central
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We prefer to start out at Mission Espada and work our way through the other missions on our way to the Alamo in downtown. It will take a whole day to visit every Mission including a stop at the Aqueduct near Mission Espada. If you...More

Thank Bob-a-Link
Reviewed 2 days ago

Made my way to four of the missions and wished that I had more time to visit each one for a longer period of time. Espada was quite difficult to get to because of road construction but a local gave me a work around route....More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Crockett hotel we were in walking distance to the public bus , bus NO. 40 for a cost of $2.75 all day hop on hop off takes you within 2 minutes walking distance of each mission except Espada, you have to walk...More

Thank vivpidge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 5 mission stations along th Mission Trail, The best known is the Alamo. Some ar in good repair such as the Alamo, S an Jose.

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mission Trail actually begins with the Alamo, which was a mission before it became the famous fort. All six are spaced out to the south, and my group only visited 2 after the Alamo. Both were very interesting and unique. The Mission Concepcion was...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

View all the historic missions by bus for just $2.75. Hop on hop off as you like. The missions are really well kept up and are free to visit. Lots of great historic information is available. It's a great way to spend a half day...More

1  Thank BruceSpates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to relax and enjoy history. There are several things to see along the mission trail but the Missions and the San Antonio River are the highlights!

Thank sharonsY4973HD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great trail for any number of activities. It winds along the San Antonio River, in and out of shady spots and is mostly flat. You can even take in the missions along the way.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The missions have an amazing amount of history, and were beautiful beyond any expectations n s. We unfortunately didn't get to see the light show, but expect it would be fabulous. Mission Conception had the best tour, but they were all fascinating, and we spent...More

Thank Redheaded_Amoeba
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Knowing little or nothing of Texas history, the Mission Trail Tour was a very interesting and education experience. Our guide Melvin was very knowledgeable and did a great job describing why the Missions were built, how they were built and why they eventually failed. Take...More

Thank Bobby E
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Victor G
29 March 2017|
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Response from aussiebill42 | Reviewed this property |
You could use Uber to get from one mission to next but best way would be to rent a bike
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Terrance Y
21 January 2017|
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Response from ZinnHouston | Reviewed this property |
Sorry--haven't tried bicycle on these routes--tough enough by car. It depends on what your priorities are...mine have been to show others the missions (overview) and to spend a little time at each. So preferred approach... More
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Nancy W
1 October 2016|
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Response from dkmkakektk | Reviewed this property |
should be easy to do.
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