Glass-Bottomed-Boat Tour for Two, Four, or Six at The Meadows Center (Up to 41% Off)

San Marcos

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  • $12 for two tickets for a glass-bottomed-boat tour (up to $18 value)
  • $22 for four tickets for a glass-bottomed boat tour (up to $36 value)
  • $32 for six tickets for a glass-bottomed boat tour (up to $54 value)

During each 30-minute tour, passengers climb aboard handmade boats that glide through the San Marcos Springs. Beneath the glass bottom, fish and turtles swim through the clear waters as a guide points out each species and narrates fun facts about the environment. Tours run daily from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

The value of this deal is based on regular ticket prices and doesn't reflect senior or child discounts. Kids aged 3 and younger ride free.

The Meadows Center

Run by Texas State University, The Meadows Center introduces visitors to the lush diversity of the San Marcos Springs and intricate system of waterways. Glass-bottomed boats set out for guided tours of Spring Lake, gazing at the aquatic life and University midterm papers below. Above the springs that bubble up from the bottom, soft shell turtles and bluegill sunfish swim in the clear waters and songbirds survey the sky. Eight endangered species populate the springs, including beetles and two species of salamander. On land, visitors can explore gardens of native Texan plants or a hall of nature exhibit.

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “This is a wonderful activity--educational & beautiful scenery ”

  • “Well worth the money and make sure you check out the boardwalk through the marsh and aquarium. ”

  • “Have extra time for the free aquarium and the free archeological dig site ”

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    San Marcos

    951 Aquarena Springs Dr.

    San Marcos, Texas 78666


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In a Nutshell

A glass-bottomed boat glides through the San Marcos Springs and affords views of songbirds above and turtles or fish below

The Fine Print

Expires Feb 28th, 2014. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Closed 11/28/13, 12/23/13-12/25/13, 12/31/13-1/1/14, and 1/6/14-1/10/14. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. No reservations accepted. Valid only for public glass-bottom boat tours. Not valid for group tours, field trips, scouting events, birthday parties, or kayak tours. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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