Pack your Cowboy boots and hat as we visit the heart of Texas. Stay four fabulous nights in San Antonio right on the famed River Walk area. Visit the Alamo and Mission San Jose. Discover Hill Country and experience LBJ and a dude ranch. Savor the history and culture of one of America’s most remarkable regions.
Sept. 8 & 15
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Today fly to the beautiful city of San Antonio. Stay four memorable nights at the Drury Plaza Hotel located right on the River Walk. Dinner is included this evening.D
This morning the history of San Antonio will come alive with a local guide. Visit the Alamo where Davey Crockett and 185 other Texans died defending Texas against an army of over 1000. Learn about Spain’s influence on the city’s culture and heritage with a stop at Mission San Jose. Next, experience unique shopping at El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace. The rest of the day is free to explore San Antonio’s beautiful River Walk area. This elegantly landscaped waterfront area is filled with restaurants, bars, shopping and entertainment.B
Today explore the heart of hill country with a visit to the German settlement of Fredericksburg. You’ll love this beautifully preserved German village complete with gingerbread-trimmed houses. Stroll along Main Street and explore the many specialty shops. Later discover the Cowboy Capital of the World, Bandera. Here enjoy a traditional Texas barbecue and entertainment at an authentic dude ranch.B, D
This morning travel to Stonewall and the LBJ Ranch, the birthplace of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson. View the Texas White House where Lyndon and Lady Bird are buried. Back in San Antonio, enjoy a narrated cruise along the Paseo del Rio (the River Walk). Delight in San Antonio’s most prized attraction where cypress and palm trees abound amid flowers, ornamental bushes and bridges. A fabulous farewell dinner is planned this evening.B, D
We fly home today after a memorable vacation, Texas style.B
Situated right on the banks of the Paseo del Rio, or River Walk, is the elegant Drury Plaza Hotel. Once home to the Alamo National Bank, many of the sophisticated touches like stained glass windows, bronze framework, marble walls and travertine flooring have been preserved. Even the original chandeliers from the 1929 construction still hang today from the 50-foot ceilings in the lobby. Guest rooms include a multitude of amenities such as a microwave, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, hairdryer and coffee maker, LCD TV with premium channels, free wifi, free local and long distance calls. Located just blocks from many of the city's main attractions, this hotel provides extraordinary access for those looking to explore. Part of a 100% family-owned & operated hotel chain, this impressive property was rated the #2 hotel in all of San Antonio and won a 2015 Certificate of Excellence on Trip Advisor.