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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.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bike ride” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
San Antonio, TX
Far North Central
+1 210-932-1001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While I enjoyed seeing the sites, I did not enjoy the guides biased history lesson. She kept talking about the "savages" that came down into Texas after the Spanish arrived and settled the land, and how these "murderous savages" were why all the "missions" looked...More

2  Thank Wilbert Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Alamo is #1 and there are 4 more missions on the trail. You can reach three of them using the VIA bus route or walk or drive to them . VIA buses have three tour routes with schedules available at the visitors center across...More

1  Thank Mr.BAtlanta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can take the tour or ride the bus, if you came by car, drive it, there is parking. These are working churches with services every Sunday.

1  Thank GARitterDVM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are very glad we took the afternoon to do the Mission Trail when we had the rental car for the day. They are very close together, running all the way into San Antonio. It is worth the time to visit some historical places when...More

1  Thank Brown_Samantha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you bring water on a hot day. This is really nice to spend a few hours walking around. We would definitely go back.

Thank Ehuntsch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mission trail is a path that runs from the northernmost mission Concepcion to the southernmost, Espada. It follows along the San Antonio river. It's probably too far to walk (15 miles round trip) but you could rent a B-cycle at any of the missions and...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed seeing the missions and really enjoyed reading about the part the played in our history. They are a must see

Thank 466darrellb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I rented bikes (through B -cycle, highly recommended) to bike the Mission Trail which is a bike path along the San Antonio River. Although you do have to cross a street a few times, most of this trip is not near any...More

2  Thank sazoram
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a great day trip for anyone who is visiting San Antonio. Much history to see and learn about, great pictures to be taken, and a fun day with family or friends. Some gorgeous old buildings, but with incredible stories to be told.

1  Thank Yodatravel
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I am planning to write a review of there facilities. They are beautiful and a great experience. They are also a good education experience. Stronly recommend this facility for all member families.

Thank 2dives
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Victor G
30 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
Terrance Y
22 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
Nancy W
2 October 2016|
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Response from dkmkakektk | Reviewed this property |
should be easy to do.