Below street level, winding through downtown San Antonio, is a two-mile stretch of shops and dining known as River Walk. One of the first of its kind in the country, the beautiful stroll has had other cities imitating the revitalization project that made San Antonio a must-visit destination in Texas. Shaded by buildings and trees, the area also works well to keep you off the hot streets of San Antonio. At night, twinkling lights add a romantic flair.
Recent Traveler Reviews
Every city should have one!
by Tom L
I don't know whose idea this was, but it was sheer genius! Down below the hustle and bustle of those hot city streets there is this cool shady respite, a linear oasis snaking through the…
Walk for miles
The Riverwalk was much longer than I expected, and much more beautiful. We loved the periodic art installations. Definitely recommend taking a short or long walk, if you have more time.