Things to do in San Antonio

Explore the colorful Hispanic culture of San Antonio

San Antonio is a wonderful travel destination if you love exploring Hispanic-American heritage.
A holiday or trip to San Antonio is a pleasant mix of rodeo adventures, night parties, zoo visits, and cultural immersions.


Things to do in San Antonio

San Antonio is one of the largest cities in Texas and the whole U.S.A and you’ll find a lot of attractions and fun things to do in San Antonio.
It possesses a strong Spanish heritage which can be seen in its popular tourist spots.


San Antonio Missions National Historical Park

A famous holiday destination in San Antonio is the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. It is a large preservation site representing the rich Spanish history and legacy of the city.


San Antonio Museum of Art

Aside from the Missions National Historical Parkyou can also tour the San Antonio Museum of Art exhibits Antique, Latin, Spanish, and Contemporary arts, among others.


San Antonio Nightlife

San Antonio also boasts of a colorful and lively nightlife. The city’s downtown is visited for its fantastic restaurants, clubs, and bars. If you are looking for other nightlife locales, you can go to the Southtown Arts District and the River Walk.


Things to do in San Antonio with Kids

There are a lot of fun things to do in San Antonio for both adults and kids.


San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium

If you travel with kids a visit to the San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium is perfect! The zoo features over 3,500 animals and over a million tourists visit the popular San Antonio Zoo every year.


San Antonio Children’s Museum

The Children’s museum offers three floors with interactive activities and exhibits. It is perfect for kids up to 10 years!


When to go to San Antonio

Because San Antonio has a humid subtropical climate, summers in the city can be hot and humid while winters are mild and sometimes rainy.
The summer months of May to October are usually the hottest and busiest times in San Antonio, with temperatures usually rising up to 32 ºC (90 °F) during the day. November to April is considered the winter season when the day temperature typically ranges from 16-27 ºC (60-80 °F).


Festivals and Events

Some popular events that happen in winter are the Alamo Bowl, Fiesta San Antonio, and River Walk Mud Festival.


San Antonio Rodeo

If you want to visit one of the largest rodeo shows in Texas, go to San Antonio in February. During this month each year, the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo is held, wherein different agricultural fairs and cultural attractions are featured to both locals and visiting tourists.


Things to do in San Antonio

San Antonio Facts

Population1 382 951
CountryUnited States of America (USA)
CurrencyUS Dollar
AirportSan Antonio Intl, United States (SAT)

San Antonio average temperatures

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Water Parks in San Antonio - Over 50 rides an attractions at Splashtown

San Antonio has four water parks at your service! You find the first one, Splashtown, just 3 minutes north of downtown. This park offers you a wide range of exciting fun with over 50 rides and attractions. The other one, AquaticabySeaworld, is as the name reveals a part of Sea World San Antonio. The park consists out of both an indoor and outdoor water park and entrance to the park is through admission to Sea World. The third one is Schlitterbahn Waterpark, a large water park that offers something for everyone. Whether you are looking for thrilling water slides, excitement for the tots or relaxation this place got you covered! The last one is White Water Bay that is a part of the Six Flags Fiesta Texas.

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San Antonio Marathons

The I Run Marathons in San Antonio is an annual event where marathons, half-marathons, 50K, 10K and 5K runs are ongoing for a total of 13 days. The harmonious and friendly runs, or walks for that matter, take place on the beautiful trails of Leon Creek Greenway. Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon is a part of the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series and offers you a scenic course where you first start at Alamodome Cherry Street and also finish at Alamodome. A half-marathon and short kids run is also available.

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Golf in San Antonio

There are many courses in the area surrounding San Antonio. Some of the best include the Riverside Golf Club, an 18 hole championship course that is split in two by the San Antonio River which is a scenic delight as well as a part of the layout of the course. Another great course can be found in the northern outskirts of the city, Olmos Basin Golf Club. It is one of the most popular public courses in the city, drawing golf enthusiasts of all skill levels. Last but not least we would like to recommend the Brackenridge Park Golf Club, a stunning course that is also home of Texas Golf Hall of Fame.

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Theme Parks in San Antonio - Six Flags Fiesta Texas

In the large Texas city San Antonio you get served with a lot of amusement parks. The biggest and most popular ones are Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Morgan’s Wonderland, Kiddie Park and SeaWorld San Antonio. A visit at every park can assure you a day of fun. If you’re looking mostly for thrills and excitement you should had out to Six Flags Fiesta Texas, SeaWorld San Antonio or Morgan’s Wonderland. If on the other hand you’re after a park with all the classic attractions and attributes the place to go is Kiddie Park.

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