How long is the River Walk?
The San Antonio River Walk is 15 miles long including the Downtown, Mission and Museum Reaches.
How much does a barge ride cost?
GO RIO Narrated River Cruises are:
- Children, ages 1 – 5: $6
- Military & Seniors: $9
- Bexar County Residents: $10
- General, ages 6 – 59: $12
*Prices are subject to change. Please check with GO RIO for pricing.
Where can I get river barge tickets?
Tickets for narrated river cruises through GO RIO can be purchased online, or at GO RIO ticket stations on the River Walk.
Ticket Station Locations (see map):
- Historia — 706 River Walk (Under Market St. Bridge & Alamo St.), across from Hilton Palacio del Rio
- Rivercenter – 849 E. River Walk (Commerce & Bowie St.), River Level
- Aztec Theater – 731 River Walk (Crockett & St. Mary’s St.), River Level
View this map to see ticket booth locations.
Do we need to make a reservation for the river barge?
Reservations are not necessary for GO RIO’s public narrated cruises. Cruises leave the dock ever 15 minutes. Large groups can call (210) 227-4746 to make a reservation.
Where can I catch the river shuttle?
You can board the GO RIO River Shuttle at one of 13 designated stops along the River Walk. River Shuttles are marked with signs on the front and back of the barge. Shuttles run on a timed schedule, approximately one hour.
How much does it cost to visit the River Walk?
The River Walk is a public park and is free to visit. Boat rides, attractions, and other activities will have various costs associated with them.
Is the River Walk ADA accessible?
The River Walk is ADA accessible from some areas. Click here to view a map.
Are dogs allowed on the River Walk?
Leashed dogs are allowed at the River Walk. Some restaurants allow dogs in outdoor areas, but please call before visiting a specific business.