While planning a getaway to San Antonio in January, consider attending the city’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. March that will take place January 17. San Antonio’s march is historically the largest one in the United States, and this year they expect more than 100,000 people to attend. The march begins at 10 am at MLK Freedom Bridge. Pay tribute to the Civil Rights leader by attending the march and other events that will be held around the city all week.
If you are up for a frightening thrill while you are in San Antonio, be sure to take the Ghost & Legends Tour. This tour, which takes place in downtown San Antonio, will give you chills as you walk the streets of the city and hear tales of unsettled spirits who have become legendary in San Antonio lore. The 90-minute tour ends at the Alamo and is appropriate for all ages.
Taking one of the Rio San Antonio River Walk Cruises will give you some of the best views of the city while you are visiting San Antonio. You will have a great opportunity to see some of San Antonio’s most beloved attractions from the River Walk. Your knowledgeable tour guide will tell you all about the history of San Antonio as you float down the river in one of the tour boats and view breathtaking historical landmarks like the Alamo and San Fernando Cathedral. Be sure to bring your camera because the view of the River Walk is spectacular!