Visitor Information


The San Antonio River Walk is 15 miles long and flows through about 5 miles of downtown San Antonio.  While there is no specific River Walk address, you can use the Shops at Rivercenter located on the River Walk as your GPS guide:  849 E. Commerce Street, San Antonio, Texas 78205. Click here for directions.


You can find parking garages, parking lots and metered parking throughout downtown San Antonio.  Click here for parking map.

Cruise Tips

Arrive 30 minutes prior
Wear sunglasses and a hat
Cruises depart rain or shine

Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of cruises are available?

GO RIO offers narrated cruises, as well as chartered excursions, dinner cruises and river shuttle service from Downtown to the Museum Reach; check out our River Cruises Page for details. We soon will begin special early-morning breakfast cruises to say ¡Buenos días, San Antonio! Later in 2018, we will be adding other specialty cruises such as ghost cruises and yoga classes.

Check out our upcoming SA Unique Cruises at, or follow us on Facebook.

How many guests can be accommodated on the narrated cruises?

GO RIO Narrated Cruises hold up to 40 passengers.

What are your hours of operation?

Narrated tour cruises are offered from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. During peak periods, hours of operation may be extended. Please notice that during peak times, wait times will be longer. GO RIO operates unless the River flood gates are closed. Weather permitting.

Please note that we do not offer refunds.

What time does the River Walk close?

Technically the River Walk never closes. You can walk along it at any time, day or night. Of course, the businesses on the River Walk do close at night. Most of the restaurants close around 10 p.m. and bars close at 2 a.m.

Where can I buy tickets for GO RIO cruises?

Buy GO RIO River Cruises tickets online today or at any GO RIO ticket station on the River Walk.

Ticket station locations:
(A) Historia - 706 River Walk (Under Market St. Bridge & Alamo St.) – across from Hilton Palacio del Rio
(B) Rivercenter - 849 E River Walk (Commerce & Bowie St.) – River level
(C) Aztec Theater - 731 River Walk (River Level Aztec Theater
Crockett & St. Mary's Street)

Please note: some locations have varying hours, are open only on weekends and/or are seasonal.

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