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South Texas Plains

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A tour of South Texas Plains allows you to experience the region's rich cultural heritage while taking in its breathtaking scenery and diverse wildlife. The state's second largest city and home of the Alamo, San Antonio remains the region's most visited tourist destination, displaying a wide array of historical monuments and museums, including four Spanish colonial missions. To enjoy the Southern warmth and hospitality to the fullest, head out of Alamo down a country road and discover some of the charming farmland communities with great food. Naturist and bird-watchers should grab their binoculars and butterfly nets and head to the Rio Grande Valley. World Heritage-listed sites, historic battlefields, and vibrant small-town festivals are just a few things you can add to your South Texas Plains itinerary. With the Inspirock world travel planner, South Texas Plains and other destinations across the globe can be made central to your personalized travel plans.
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Popular things to do in South Texas Plains

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Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Cave
Natural Bridge Caverns San Antonio
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
The Alamo ©
Historic Site
The Alamo San Antonio
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
The San Antonio River Walk ©
Shopping
The San Antonio River Walk San Antonio
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
Mission San Jose ©
Mission
Mission San Jose San Antonio
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in South Texas Plains

King William Historic District
Historic Walking Area
King William Historic District San Antonio
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
Brackenridge Park ©
Playground
Brackenridge Park San Antonio
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
Mission Espada ©
Mission
Mission Espada San Antonio
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Institute of Texan Cultures ©
History Museum
Institute of Texan Cultures San Antonio
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in South Texas Plains

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San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral ©
Church
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral San Antonio
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
La Villita Historic Arts Village ©
Historic Walking Area
La Villita Historic Arts Village San Antonio
3.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
The Guenther House Museum ©
Historic Site
The Guenther House Museum San Antonio
4.3
Duration: 30 minutes
Quinta Mazatlan ©
Historic Site
Quinta Mazatlan McAllen
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in South Texas Plains

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McNay Art Museum ©
Art Museum
McNay Art Museum San Antonio
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
San Antonio Museum of Art ©
Art Museum
San Antonio Museum of Art San Antonio
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Ripley's Believe It or Not! San Antonio ©
Specialty Museum
Ripley's Believe It or Not! San Antonio San Antonio
3.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
The Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum ©
Specialty Museum
The Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum San Antonio
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Parks in South Texas Plains

Friedrich Wilderness Park ©
Park
Friedrich Wilderness Park San Antonio
4.6
Duration: 1 hour
Japanese Tea Gardens ©
Garden
Japanese Tea Gardens San Antonio
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
Hemisfair Park ©
Park
Hemisfair Park San Antonio
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
Eisenhower Park ©
Park
Eisenhower Park San Antonio
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Historic Market Square ©
Shopping Mall
Historic Market Square San Antonio
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
Alamo Plaza
Landmark
Alamo Plaza San Antonio
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling ©
Distillery
Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling San Antonio
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

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