San Antonio Missions Unesco World Heritage Site Tour
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This UNESCO World Heritage Site, which includes five Spanish missions in the city of San Antonio and five surrounding communities, is a true example of European colonization in the Americas and offers a unique historical tour experience. Giving insight into the history of the area, this tour is a unique way to learn about San Antonio and everything that makes it so special.
With hotel pick-up and drop-off included, guests will have a convenient bus trip to some of the most historic places in San Antonio. During this 3-hour and 30-minute adventure, visitors will be able to explore a variety of missions and learn about the colonialism that established San Antonio. Along the way, guests will not only see the missions but they will also pass by places like La Villita, Alamo Plaza, and the Espada Aqueduct. Your knowledgeable and friendly guide knows a lot about the culture and history of San Antonio, so they will be able to share vital information along the way.
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These missions have provided a lasting impact on the region and on American culture. They are recognized as one of the most spectacular architectural complexes in North America and have been declared among UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites. Each contains a small museum that provides you with an overview to their culture, including art, architecture, and artifacts. During the tour, guests will be able to explore three different missions, including Mission Concepcion, Mission San Jose, Mission San Juan, and Mission Espada.
The mission tour is a great opportunity to add to your knowledge and understanding of the rich history found throughout San Antonio. Learn about the colonialism that impacted San Antonio's culture and see all of these historic sites in person. It is a great option for those looking to get to know San Antonio.
|San Antonio Missions Morning Small Group Tour
|Available Now until 12/31/2024 View Detailed Schedule
Morning Tour - 9:00 AM: Average group size is less than 10 guests.
|San Antonio Missions Afternoon Small Group Tour
|Available 3/3/2024 until 12/31/2024 View Detailed Schedule
Afternoon Tour - 1:30 PM: Average group size is less than 10 guests.
- What methods of transportation does the San Antonio Missions Unesco World Heritage Site Tour use?
- Is there any walking involved?
Yes, there is a bit of walking included at the missions.
- Approximately how long does the San Antonio Missions Unesco World Heritage Site Tour last?
It lasts approximately 3.5 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Great for all ages.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the San Antonio Missions Unesco World Heritage Site Tour?
- Is the San Antonio Missions Unesco World Heritage Site Tour handicap accessible?
- Is transportation to the departure location available for the San Antonio Missions Unesco World Heritage Site Tour?
Hotel pick-up and drop-off at select downtown hotels.